Shea butter is a wonderful superfatting agent and contains a large
percentage of ingredients that do not react with the lye thus remaining
in the soap to nourish your skin.
African healers have used shea butter
for thousands of years to effectively treat for dry and aging skin. Its
high content of non-saponifiables and unique fatty acid profile gives it
the ability to moisturize and retain the elasticity of the skin. Shea
butter can also help to protect the skin against
damaging effects of
the sun while repairing cellular degeneration.
Shea Butter Benefits Look Younger and Feel Better
Shea Butter is a natural fat extracted from the nuts of Karite Nut
trees found in Africa.
Pure Shea butter has many properties that makes
it widely popular in the fields of beauty and health care.
Shea Butter Benefits
The use of shea butter benefits the field of beauty care in many
ways. The high content of Vitamin A and Vitamin E in shea butter makes
it an excellent choice as an anti aging product. It prevents wrinkle
formation and helps the skin to retain its elasticity.
The fatty acids and vitamins present in shea butter protect the
skin against sun damages. Shea butter acts as an excellent moisturizer
and can be used to tackle the problem of cracked feet .It serves as as
excellent lip balm and helps to get rid of chapped lips. Shea butter can
also be used to improve hair elasticity, repair split ends and to treat
dry scalp conditions.
Shea Oil - Liquid Shea Butter
The liquid form of shea butter is termed as shea oil. The oil is
obtained in very minute quantities along with shea butter, during the
initial extraction from the nut of Karite tree. It can also be obtained
by the processing and fractionation of semi solid shea butter.
The oil has the same properties as that of shea butter. Since it
is not prone to crystallization, it finds its place as an important
component in the manufacture of moisturizers. The presence of Vitamins
and Keratin makes it an excellent choice for anti aging treatments. Shea
oil is also used in massage therapies and also in the treatment of
stretch marks. Benefits of Shea Butter - for Healthy Skin The benefits
of shea butter is not limited to the field of beauty. Shea butter also
finds wide applications in the field of health care.
The cinnamic acid present in shea butter reduces the incidence of
diseases like skin cancer. You can also use
various skin conditions like eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis. The
itching, rashes and inflammation associated with these diseases can be
reduced by using shea butter. The use of shea butter also promotes the
healing of wounds, cuts and insect bites. We use organic shea butter in