East African Shea Nilotica Butter - Organic - Pure - Amazing
Cleopatra? Yep, she used it. In fact it was used before her and still is today in Africa for EVERYTHING, including eating it for nutrition.
Hair Twist outs Hair moisture Chemo Burns Cuticles Elbows Feet Knees FACE Eye Area LIPS V Area Eye Brow Grooming Baby Massage (or anyone else) Stretch Marks Mommas Belly Burns Gives Elasticity Eczema Psoriasis Cracked Dry skin
Smells faint and a bit sweet. Feels silky like room temp butter. Glistens a bit, and once rubbed into skin, the velvety rich feel is amazing.
This listing is for the rare highly sought after Nilotica Shea Butter from East Africa. Grown on the Nile, these trees are wild and are not affected by anything commercial. The air is pure clean and the earth is untouched and hydrated from River Nile.
I am easily excited by amazing ingredients like this, and I have to say this is a very special skin treat. This ingredient - butter has captured my attention and I am obsessed with its value for the skin.
Nilotica is organic and completely pure and grows in the wild in an environment that has no industrial pollution of any kind, because there’s no commercial agriculture happening there. It’s the most pristine environment. As a result, the nut maintains its purity and nutrients like essential fatty acids, vitamin A, and allantoin, an enzyme which promotes healthy cell development
It (nut oil) is extracted by water, without using any solvents or harsh chemicals. This extraction process also allows it to retain valuable Vitamins like A & E. The Ugandan variety of Shea Butter has a high fatty acid profile which makes the cream an excellent moisturizer & regular application helps maintain the elasticity of the skin.
The aroma is soft, slightly sweet nutty. It is heavenly
What does it feel like and look like? It is very soft, like butter that has been out of the refrigerator for hours. It is easily squished with your fingers, it does not hold a shape. It is also NOT liquid. It is a pretty pale yellowish ivory. It has a bit of a glisten to it. When rubbed onto the skin there is a sheen that stays for a few minutes and then disappears. What is left is a silky hydrated rich lush feeling.
Profile: Oleic 58–62% Palmitic 6-8% linoleic 6-7% arachidic .64-.9% Stearic acid 25–38%
The HIGH amount of Oleic Acid is the magic in this butter. Oleic is an Omega 9 fatty acid that your skin LOVES and NEEDS. It is what will make the skin look and act youthful.
This extraction process also allows it to retain valuable Vitamins like A & E. The Ugandan variety of Shea Butter has a high fatty acid profile which makes the cream an excellent moisturizer & regular application helps maintain the elasticity of the skin.
Vegan Paraben-Free Phthalate-Free Gluten-Free Cruelty Free Non GMO