Extracted from the nut of the African Shea tree (Butyrospermum parkii), Shea Butter is prized for it’s moisturizing and revitalizing properties. It penetrates deeply, and it’s hydrating qualities soothe and refresh dry, chapped or sun-exposed skin. Earths Care Shea Butter absorbs quickly, is suitable for all skin types, and does not clog pores. Use it daily to keep skin soft, clear and smooth. It is also an excellent scalp and hair moisturizer.