shea butter

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shea butter

 (shē, shā)
n.
A whitish or yellowish fat obtained from the seeds of the shea tree, used in cosmetics and soaps and as food.
Translations
beurre de karité
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I would like to believe that it would be possible to include shea nut butter in subsequent years.
I was given a little treat of shea nut butter preserved with rosemary extract for Christmas, and it has wiped out the eczema on my eyelids and elsewhere.
If you choose the Lemongrass scent theme (you can also choose Country Lavendar or Unscented) you'll find nestled within the recycled shredded paper a moisturizing Shower Gel in Sweet Orange that smells like a Creamsicle; Lemongrass Zen Foaming Hand Soap and a Lemongrass bar of soap--a mere whiff of which will help the tensions subside; a tin of Certified Organic Pure African Shea Nut Butter perfect for chapped lips or dry skin; a jar of unscented bath salts; a loofa scrub; a nail brush; a wooden soap dish and a bottle of their Aloe Castille Liquid Soap which can be used for cleaning body, hair, laundry or woodwork.
Dry, frizzy and dehydrated hair will drink up the shea nut butter and sweet almond and sunflower oil ingredient, pounds 4.19 each (Boots).
Shea nut butter is added to ensure that this all over body butter will nurture your skin using nature's heavy duty skin repairers.
"In fact small businesses are springing up in these villages, like the shea nut butter production that's bringing an income to the women and their families.
Each beauty product contains one or more Fairtrade certified ingredients such as cocoa butter, shea nut butter, sugar or Brazil nut oil, benefitting disadvantaged producers from countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
It contains shea nut butter and mango butter for nourishment, lasting up to eight hours, which builds up its effect with repeated applications.
Shea nut butter is added to ensure that this all-over body butter will nurture your skin using nature's heavy duty skin repairers.