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Butyrospermum Parkii Butter (Shea Butter)

Shea Butter is a fat extracted from the nut of the African shea tree. It is known for its moisturizing and smoothing properties.

Found In Products

Lotions, creams, conditioners, shampoos, lip balms, shaving creams

Side Effects

Generally considered safe and non-irritating. However, individuals with nut allergies may experience allergic reactions.


Shea Butter is rich in fatty acids and vitamins A and E, which help moisturize the skin, reduce inflammation, and soothe irritation. It also provides a mild UV protection.

Country of Origin

Shea Butter is native to West Africa.

Synthetic or Natural


Shelf Life

18-24 months



Safety Information

Always do a patch test before first use. If you have a nut allergy, consult your doctor before use.

Skin Type

Suitable for all skin types