Shea butter has unparalleled skin hydrating and nourishing properties. It contains natural oil-loving moisturisers that are chemically similar to those produced by the body’s own sebaceous glands. Shea butter contains vitamins A, E and F and has high antioxidant activity. Shea butter easily penetrates the skin and will not clog pores. There is a high level of cinnamic acid which makes Shea butter a natural sunscreen. Shea butter has powerful moisturising, anti-ageing, anti-inflammatory, protecting and healing benefits for the skin. There are many uses of Shea butter and it has been clinically shown to provide relief for various skin conditions.