Shea butter is a botanical butter that has been used more and more in cosmetics and natural organic beauty products in the past few years. What is a good shea butter? How to use shea butter for the skin?
WHAT IS IT?
Shea butter is a vegetal butter obtained from a tree that grows in Africa: Butyrospermum parkii. It is thanks to the natural, fatty-type of fine particles found in the fruits of this tree that the famous shea butter can be extracted. you can find it either in its pure form, or integrated into a cosmetic formulation to strengthen its composition.
WHAT ARE THE EFFECTS AND BENEFITS OF SHEA BUTTER?
Shea butter is a vegetal butter whose virtues have been recognized for centuries: it is the secret of the natural beauty of many African women, who have always used it to heal, repair and soothe their skin. Particularly rich in oleic and stearic acid, which gives it its moisturizing, softening and supple properties. In addition, it contains a high level of natural antioxidants such as vitamins A and E: it helps prevent skin dryness, protects from the sun and treats imperfections.
It is active both on the skin and on the hair fibres: you can therefore apply it directly to your skin and hair, without the risk of seeing a greasy residue following its application. Thanks to its softening virtues, shea butter is also an excellent way to repair the skin after large tanning sessions.
WHICH SHOULD YOU CHOOSE?
To find the best shea butter, you need to select a product from a producer who uses healthy and clean cultures and extraction methods. This way, the components of shea butter are intact, and its effects are even better.
ORGANIC SHEA BUTTER
There is also a superior quality of shea butter: organic shea butter. Thanks to a sustainable and organic culture, which preserves the environment and does not use fertilizers or pesticides, organic shea butter assures you a composition and a content of active ingredients more important, and thus more effective.
HOW TO USE SHEA BUTTER ON YOUR SKIN AND HAIR
To use shea butter on your skin or hair, simply apply and gently massage the area concerned with your shea butter or with the product containing it.
WHAT ARE THE BEST COSMETICS MADE WITH SHEA BUTTER?
The best shea butter cosmetics are those that use organic shea butter combined with other natural ingredients that are also organic.
The hand and nail cream from the ASABIO laboratories combines organic shea butter with hemp seed oil and CBD: you thus benefit from two fatty supports recognized for their beneficial action on the epidermis, allowing to preserve the skin and strengthen it from everyday aggressions. Moreover, the CBD, also made from hemp, strengthens the action of these two fatty agents while giving your epidermis all its benefits.
To relieve and strengthen the epidermis of your hands and nails, it is important to fi nd a healthy and natural product that will strengthens your skin’s natural defences. Asabio’s hand and nails repairing cream is the perfect 100% organic combination to protect your hands: rich and full of nutrients, it will restore their natural softness and elasticity.