Shea Terra Organics Shea Nilotica East African Shea Butter (Certified Organic)

Not all shea butters are created equal. The eco-conscious folks behind Shea Terra Organics sourced this unrefined version from the Otuwe Shea Butter Cooperative in Uganda, which is famous for abundant rainfall that helps shea trees flourish. Local women harvest the nuts by hand before sending them to a mill, where they’re distilled for the rich moisturizer that’s great for face, body, cuticles, and hair alike. Compared to its more common West African counterpart, this East African shea butter is creamier and has a less noticeable scent, making it ideal for sensitive skin.

Shea Terra Organics Shea Nilotica East African Shea Butter (Certified Organic)
3.9 out of 5 stars, based on 574 Reviews 574 Reviews
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Good but oily

Really moisturizers well but a bit too oily for my taste. Keep in mind a little goes a long way! Definitely does it's job well.

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awesome...moisturizing

as a caregiver and RN i have very dry hands coupled with eczema. this cream was soothing and relieved my dry skin. i also liked that its organic and eco-friendly!

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Wonderful
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I purchased this for my husband who has been using Shea butter on his face. This kind is so easy to get out of the jar and apply. Other brands you have to work at it and melt it in order to use it. This stuff doesn't have a fancy smell, but the naturalness of it doesn't bother me. I actually have been using this as moisturizer for my brand new baby. I will repurchase when we run out.

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Love it!

I keep this in my purse for my cuticles. Works wonders on the dry skin on my hands. smells wonderful.

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Shea butter

Very hydrating, but it doesn't sink in at all. Very greasy feeling. The smell is not very appealing either, though my dog is crazy about it.

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Excellent
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This is great, I use it on my hands and face at night. It is oily but not gross. Not overpowering on the smell and it is a solid in the jar but melts when I touch it.

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Five star product!
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I first came across this as a sample in my Birchbox but, as soon as I tried it, I knew I had to purchase a full size sample. During winter, my hands usually get super dry but, as soon as I put this on, my hands were noticeable softer and so, so soft; highly recommended product.

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A winter life saver!
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This product has been so valuable to me as someone who works in a restaurant environment and constantly has to wash their hands. At first glance I thought it might be too shiny, and too sticky, but it is neither. It goes on smooth and brings back to life any area you put it on, from your hands to your elbows, to your overly nose blowing dry skin. It is so pure you do not feel bad for over indulging.

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Amazing Shea butter!

I adore this Shea butter. It moisturizes so well and makes such a difference! I can't go a day without using it. A little goes along way though so keep that in mind.

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Smooth like butter....

I was excited to have another Shea Terra Organics sample in my bircbox! This product is great for dry skin, since this winter has been horrible! I will buy in the future!

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