From their hands to ours, we're proud to carry raw, organic, fair trade shea butter from Baraka Shea Butter, a company working directly with the women and communities in rural Ghana to establish sustainable organic growing, harvesting, and processing practices.
This fresh, gorgeous, handcrafted shea butter is fair trade, giving the hardworking women the dignity of income. This in turn strengthens their communities on several levels for generations to come.
"Baraka believes that business can and should be a force for good, integrating social value, business value, and environmental stewardship."
INCI: Butyrospermum parkii
Growing Method: Organic, Fair Trade
Melting Point: 32˚ to 45˚C (89˚ to 113˚F)
SAP Value: 0.13
KOH Value: 0.20
Properties: Emollient, Healing, Skin Nourishing, Typically high in Stearic Acid (35-50%) and Oleic Acid (35-70%)
Precautions: This product in intended for external use and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.