Shea butter comes from the nuts of Shea trees in West Africa. It is widely known for its reparative and intensely hydrating qualities. It is also known for its ability to boost collagen and diminish wrinkles, in addition to a whole host of other things. It is rich in many vitamins and minerals that nurture and revitalize the skin.


Shea butter has been scientifically proven to boost collagen production. Collagen helps keep the complexion firm and young looking. Aside from the obvious moisturizing and smoothing properties, shea can also restore collagen which helps smooth and firm the complexion. In addition, it can also regenerate cell tissue. All of these properties help turn back the signs of time by softening wrinkles, firming the skin, and revealing a fresh new complexion. Furthermore, shea butter prevents photoaging.

Rich in Vitamins A & E

This highly nourishing natural butter is highly anti-inflammatory and extremely beautifying and therapeutic for the skin. It has the ability to intensely moisturize both the hair and the scalp and drive away dandruff. It also seals in moisture during harsh cold temperatures. This natural moisturizer is also strong enough to relieve both sunburned and wind chapped skin by delivering moisture deep within the surface layers of the skin.

Diminishes Stretch Marks, Scarring, and Cellulite

She butters healing qualities reduce the appearance of scars and stretch marks. It can also help smooth cellulite. Its healing properties can go to work deep within the surface of the skin smoothing the rippled bumpy look of cellulite. In addition, over time, scars and stretch marks gently fade and soften with the use of shea butter. This natural product may not be as strong as hydraulic trailer jacks, however, it’s strong enough to provide many benefits for the skin.

Prevents Diaper Rash

Shea butter’s antifungal and anti-inflammatory qualities provide superior protection against diaper rashes. The yeast that is present in diaper rashes is diminished by the fungus fighting properties of shea butter. This beneficial butter even has the ability to prevent yeast and other fungi from growing.

If you want to add more natural products to your beauty regimen, shea butter is an excellent choice. It has many anti aging properties in addition to its superior moisturizing and healing benefits.

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