Shea butter is extracted from the oily nuts of the Shea tree that is native to Africa, Shea butter is fatty oil that exists as a solid at room temperature. Unrefined raw shea butter is an off-white colored fatty substance. It doesn't have the texture of your breakfast butter, but is lumpier.
Shea butter also has anti-inflammatory and healing properties. Shea butter exhibits several health benefits and is used in a variety of cosmetics and medicinal formulas in combination with other botanical ingredients. It is often used in kids moisturizers, creams, lotions, and other emulsion for the skin and hair.
Benefits of Shea Butter
The rich tree-nut oils in Shea butter can soak into kids skin, creating a smooth and soft barrier that seals in moisture. This moisturizing effect can last several hours.
It is antioxidant
Shea butter has significant levels of vitamins A and E, which means it promotes strong antioxidant activity. They protect your kids skin cells from free radicals that can lead to premature aging and dull-looking skin.
Best solution for winter dryness
The high fat content in Shea butter, it’s moisturizing and hydrating properties, make it an excellent alternative to using lotions for dry skin during winters. It’s perfect for cracked and dry heels, hands, elbows and knees.
Soothe diaper rash
Shea butter can be used as an ointment for diaper rash, be it for your baby or the elderly in the house. It boasts of anti-fungal and anti-inflammatory properties, which help fight off yeast. This is the perfect alternative to avoid those chemical induced baby creams and ensure ease and restoration of your baby’s healthy skin.
Natural Sun Protection
Shea butter also contains a mild SPF factor that can protect your skin from harmful UV rays. This not only helps to reduce fine lines and anti-ageing concerns but also helps to heal dry and chapped lips. It is a natural alternative that helps in rejuvenating tanned skin. Being butter it can make you feel a bit greasy but it has better potential than any cosmetic cream.
Did you know that Shea butter is like food for the skin? Because it contains Vitamins A, E, and F which is included in BabyOrgano's Nourishing Baby Lotion and Organic Lip Balm which provides skin moisturizer to the kids. Each of these vitamins plays a pivotal role for your kids skin. It is soothes chapped, dry and rough lips skin and helps whole body skin heal.