Benefits of African Shea Butter?

Answer African Shea butter is derived from the nut of the Karite tree, found on the savannahs of Africa. The nut is boiled to extract the oil, which is then refined into the Shea butter. African Shea but... Read More »

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What Is African Shea Butter?

Shea butter is a traditional vegetable fat used in Africa. Its popularity has risen tremendously in the United States. It is claimed to improve the health of hair and skin. Does t... Read More »

How to Use Shea Butter on African American Hair?

Shea butter is a natural moisturizing product that is extracted from the shea nut and used in a variety of hair care products. Shea butter is particularly effective on dry, coarse hair that has bee... Read More »

African Shea Butter for Hair Growth?

According to the Globalization Research Center, many cosmetics and beauty products incorporate African shea butter as one of the ingredients. Although African shea butter does not do much for hair... Read More »

How to Use Shea Butter to Moisturize African American Hair?

African shea butter is a non-greasy butter that comes from the nuts of the Butyrosperum Parkii Kotschy tree, according to Diane Carol Bailey, author of Natural Hair Care and Braiding. It is found i... Read More »