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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Lipex SheaLiquid TR (INCI EU: Butyrospermum parkii butter (or) Butyrospermum parkii oil) offers a functional alternative to other widely used benchmark plant oils for conditioners, such as argan oil or solid shea butters.
Shea butter has long been used as a natural hair emollient by women in rural African communities.
The 100% pure and cruelty-free shea butters are formulated for use all over the body, including the face, lips, elbows and heels.
The Whipped & Creamy Shea Body Butters are made with unrefined shea butter that is harvested by women's cooperatives in West Africa, according to the company.
THESE little beauties look good enough to eat but are actually bath mallows and packed with pure cocoa and shea butters to soften and soothe skin.
ON THE SHELF THESE little beauties look good enough to eat but are actually bath mallows and packed with pure cocoa and shea butters to soften and soothe skin.
ON THE SHELF ON THE SHELF THESE little beauties look good enough to eat but are actually bath mallows and packed with pure cocoa and shea butters to soften and soothe skin.
They include lip balms, bar soaps, hand washes and lotions, body lotions, and raw and wild-crafted shea butters.
The Tsamma Melon Body Spray is simply gorgeous and Shea Gold, with its lemon aroma, is the one of the best shea butters.
Watkins Apothecary line, which includes hand salves, shea butters and lotions, also combines the best of nature's goodness with today's modern science.
In the ISP Beauty Butters brochure, formulators can learn more about what sets ISP Refined Shea Butter apart from other shea butters, and find inspiration with five creative skin and hair care formulations.
All shea butters contain the unsaponifables, but the concentration and composition vary with the origin and the processing of the fat.