Handmade soap with Natural Ingredients

Natural Shea Butter is extracted from a nut found inside the fruit of the African Karite tree. The trees are not farmed and cultivated but instead grow wild and may live for hundreds of years in regions of Western and Central Africa. However it does take approximately 30 years or more before a Karite tree will bare fruit. Therefore the tree is protected from destruction because it is a valuable food source, it supplies medicinal properties and is particularly beneficial as a skin and hair emollient. The tree provides a source of income for primarily African women who are employed in the laborious production of shea butter.

The benefits of shea butter seem nearly endless as it naturally includes vitamins A, E and F. Each of these important nutrients work wonders at soothing, moisturizing and balancing the hydration of the skin. The fatty acid properties of shea butter also cause it to be easily absorbed, bringing about healing and softening of rough, dry and chapped skin. It is known that because of its natural moisturizing advantage, shea butter may help to reduce premature aging and help fight the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. The emollient, skin softening ability of shea butter has even been credited to relieving the itch and inflammation of dermatitis rashes and recently has been found to help those bothersome skin conditions, psoriasis and eczema.

Made by Elizabeth, Handmade Natural Soaps are crafted from exceptionally fine ingredients, and then poured into rare French molds. Shea Butter is a key ingredient in one of the available types. The shea butter soaps gently cleanse and create rich, luxuriant lather that leaves the skin silky soft and moisturized. There are twelve wonderful fragrances and colors to choose from. The beauty aid and body benefit of these soaps make them a useful, thoughtful, pretty and affordable gift for giving away to your friends and loved ones, while at the same time treating yourself to a bit of Read more

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