Arguably one of nature’s finest nourishers, shea butter is an ancient beauty secret long used by women in Ghana and other African nations. It is believed that renowned beauty and Egyptian queen Nefertiti used shea butter in ancient times.
Shea butter is absorbed easily by the skin and has naturally anti-aging, healing properties. It also offer low level sun protection and can be used to treat sunburn and other skin conditions, speeding up the healing process.
Richly moisturizing, shea butter can be used to protect lips from chapping, nourish skin before and after shaving and to soothe cracked or rough skin. Additionally, another use is as a conditioner for the scalp and hair, giving users shiny, healthier-looking locks.
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