You can buy shea butter on Amazon for $14.55.
I've used shea butter to make deodorant, my own lip balm, and just to rub in the skin.
It did look interesting when I opened the container. It's much like coconut oil, once you put it onto your skin it melts, and soaks in.
Often times unrefined pure shea butter is the primary ingredient in many moisturizing products. Accounts from as early as Cleopatra's Egypt speak of caravans bearing clay jars of valuable shea butter for cosmetic use.
The funeral beds of early kings were carved in the wood of shea trees.
Today shea butter is still used. It can be used straight on the skin, or mixed with other ingredients to make moisturizer, conditioners, deodorant, lip balms, soaps, creams, and more.
Cornucopia packages their brand in a 14 ounce container. It weighs just 1 ounce shy of 1 pound.
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