Shea butter contains something called cinnamic acid esters and it is these esters that give Shea Butter its healing properties. It also contains something called phytosterols which are known to stimulate the formation and growth of healthy new cells.
Shea butter helps our skin to heal more quickly, it has good moisture retaining properties and protects our skin from drying out - and is a key ingredient in our natural body butter cream, spice of life.
Shea Butter is particularly good for dry skin and also good for skin problems like eczema and psoriasis. It is also a good for preventing and healing stretch marks during and after pregnancy or weight loss.