East African Shea Butter

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$20.00

WANT SOFT, SILKY GLOWING SKIN!

CERTIFIED ORGANIC & FAIRLY TRADED!

East African Shea Butter is produced in Uganda by a women's cooperative. This butter is gaining popularity in the beauty market due to its unique fatty acid profile that has a 25% higher olein content than West African Shea butter. It's non-waxy, has a very light nutty aroma with a soft velvety smooth texture that your skin will covent after. The high olein content makes this butter trans-dermal as it immeditately melts & absorbs into beards, hair and skin leaving a luxurious conditioned soft silky non greasy feel. Not to mention the therapeutic properties such as vitamin A,E&F that may combats the signs of aging & ​reduces the appearances of dark spots while adding deep moisture to dry skin.

Love coconut oil but allergic! Niltoica Shea is Africans version of coconut oil that trans-dermal and melt into your beard, hair & skin leaving a conditioned, silky soft feel. 

  • NOURISHES - Nilotica Shea butter unique fatty acid profile readily absorbs & melts deeply into your skin re-enforcing your natural skin's barrier allowing instant moisture and softness to dry rough skin 
  • PERFECT FOR HAIR - unique fatty acid profile that high in Olein readily absorbs & melts into hair strands allowing instant moisture and softness to dry low porosity hair and scalp. 
  • HANDPICKED NATURAL & ECO-CERTIFIED INGREDIENTS - Simple yet effective ingredients that's benefits you, global aristans and the environment. Non-GMO, Vegan & Vegetarian friendly, Paraben Free & Sulfate Free 
  • HANDMADE IN THE AFRICA - East African Shea "Nilotica" Shea is rare & indigenous to Uganda. It's prized as the silkiest Shea butter on the market that's certified organic by IMO & Fair Trade by women's cooperative in Uganda.
  • PURCHASE WITH A CAUSE - Nycole Naturals supports this cooperative by purchasing their Shea variety. You can help as your purchase allows the women of Uganda who have survived many wars to provide for their families including the oprhan children that were left behind. Read why purchase fair trade

 

Hair benefits:  Conditions and nourishes the hair shaft & beards without weighing it down, resulting in healthy shiny hair.

Skin benefits: Conditions, moisturizes & softens the skin without leaving a greasy, waxy coated feel, leaving your skin silky soft!  

 

Ingredient: Vitellaria Nilotica paradox (Shea) fruit butter

 

HOW TO USE:

  • Skin: Afer shower or bath, apply a small amount onto body & face as a daily moisturizer. Great for dry skin & babies.
  • Hair: Rub a small amount in palms of hands and apply from root to tip on sectioned damp or dry hair. 
  • Pre-shampoo treatment: Apply generous amount onto hair & scalp. Let sit up to 10 minutes, then shampoo. 
  • Scalp care: Apply small amount into scalp at night before bed

CAUTION: Nilotica shea melts at temp above 65F. Please consider this when purchasing in hot climates!
 

ALLERGY CAUTION: Shea butter contains a small amount of natural latex, if allergic please be mindful of this. 

Tip: Due to the softness, this butter can be whipped without heating or added to your favorite hair conditioner.

     

    These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).  This product is not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any diseases or medical conditions. Please consult with your doctor if you have such medical conditions and or pregnant.

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    FULL INGREDIENT DISCLOSURE

    All of our products have the full ingredient list disclosed. We used INCI & English terms within out ingredients listing. If there is any ingredient your not sure of please email us at nycolenaturals@att.net.

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    ALLERGY CAUTION:
    • All of our emulsifiers are coconut and or palm oil derived
    • Soybean and or hydrogenated vegetable oil (soybean) is used in some of our products.  
    • If nuts used it will be listed as nut butter or nut oil. 
    • Shea butter contains small amount of natural latex, if allergic please be mindful of this.
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    Q: Are chemical used in your products?

    A: No harsh chemicals are used in any of our products.

    • No Animal Testing or raw goods that has been tested on Animals
    • No Petroleum base ingredients
    • No Synthetic colors 
    • No Parabens & formaldehyde or ingredients that uses them as a preservative
    • No Silicone's
    • No Phthlates  

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    FREE SHIPPING on US order of $75 or more

     

    Shipping: Products that are handmade to order may require a lead time of 5-7 business days (excludes weekend and holidays). We ship USPS priority mail only at this time. To ensure we service our customers in making sure they receive our products. We DO NOT SHIP INTERNATIONALLY at this time. 

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    Q: Is this considered a Vegan product?

    A: Yes, all ingredients used are made from renewable non-gmo plant source. No animal products or by products are used, unless otherwise noted in ingredients. 

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    Q: Are your products certified organic?

    A: No, we use certified organic, eco cert plant renewable & natural ingredients in our products. 

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    Q: If i'm not satisfied with the product, can i return it for refund

    A: Due to the nature of our products and being a small family owned business. We do not accept returns, exchanges or issue refunds. Please see our Returns & Exchange policy for further details. 

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    Q: I have dry skin or hair, will this product help relieve or restore moisture? 

    A: All of our products are developed and formulated with ingredients that can help hydrate and moisturize your hair & skin. However, many other factors must be considered when you have dry hair & skin. Please see dry hair 411

    INGREDIENTS 

    GLOBALLY SOURCED & ETHICALLY TRADED 

     

    BAOBAB OIL 

    BAOBAB OILThe Baobab tree aka "The upside down tree" is indigenous to Southern Africa. It produces fruit between February and May which yields a non-drying seed oil and fruit powder that's high in Vitamin C.  

    • Baobab Oil is a non-drying oil that is high in omega fatty acids known to condition & soften. Packed with vitamin C to assist with elasticity making hair more flexible and powerful anti-aging benefits. Acts as an insulator to protect the hair & skin from excessive high and low heat temperatures along with powerful antioxidants that protects that hair & skin from free radical damage.

     

    East African Shea butter 
    East African Shea aka Nilotica Shea is rare & indigenous to Uganda & Sudan. It's prized as the silkiest Shea butter on the market that's certified organic by IMO & Fair Trade by women's cooperative in Uganda.  

     

    Nilotica Shea has a unique fatty acid profile that contains about 25% higher olein content that produces a non-waxy, light nutty aroma, soft velvety smooth textured butter. The high olein make this butter trans-dermal as it readily melts & absorbs into beards, hair and skin leaving a luxurious conditioned soft silky feel. Not to mention the therapeutic properties such as vitamin A,E&F that may combats the signs of aging & ​reduces the appearances of dark spots while adding deep moisture to dry skin.

     

    These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).  This product is not meant to diagnose‚ treat or cure any diseases or medical conditions. Please consult with your doctor if you have such medical conditions and or pregnant.

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