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The Complete Guide: Shea Butter

Shea Butter: The Complete Guide
What is Shea Butter Shea butter is an ivory-colored or off-white herbal fat extracted from the nut of the African shea tree, sometimes called the karite tree, which comes from French and means the tree of life. Shea tree is twenty meters high and  it can take more than fifteen years for it to grow its first edible nuts. The tree is very rich in nutrients which allow it to survive for several hundred years .