Biocos – SheabutterBiocos
Unrefined, cold-pressed. Origin: Gana
This highest quality Shea Oil (butter) from Ghana is extracted by hand, selecting, sorting and thoroughly processing Shea nuts.
Shea butter has a variety of medicinal properties; therefore, it is indispensable tool for skin care. Shea butter is beneficial for all skin types, especially dry skin because of its moisturizing and regenerating properties. The butter softens and moistens the dehydrated, burned, irritated or damaged skin, body. It is perfect for hand or foot, as well as moisturizing lips instead of lotions and creams.
Shea butter prevents wrinkles and stretch marks, it is used for rashes, dermatitis and eczema. The butter is suitable for damaged dehydrated hair, restores and nourishes the scalp, moisturizes babies’ skin. In its homeland, Africa, Shea butter is famous for its anti-inflammatory properties, used to treat tendon strains, rheumatic pains. Natural Shea butter protects from sun up to 6 SPF.
Cold-pressed Shea butter has no contact with water or fire during the extraction process, so it retains all the useful features. The result is a unique product of nature. Due to its stiffer consistency (compared with conventional extraction of Shea butter), the butter is blended with other oils and used in the manufacture of bio-cosmetics. However, it can be perfectly used as pure. If Shea butter is kept in warm place, it is softer and easier to apply.