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Shea Butter

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Bulk Shea Butter Directly From The Manufacturer


white refined shea butter


Refined Shea Butter Bulk

Our bulk refined Shea Butter is great for cosmetics and soaps. After shea butter is extracted from the Shea nut the natural butter is filtered to remove any impurities, resulting in a creamy off white color and an ultra high quality pure product. The refined shea butter also has less odor, making it shea butter of choice for the soap making and personal care industry. This is definitely one of our best sellers.  This product comes from Burkina Faso, Africa.

virgin african shea butter


Virgin Unrefined (certified organic) Shea Butter

Our Virgin Unrefined African Shea Butter is extracted from the Shea nut and left completely unrefined. Because of the lack of refinement, Bulk African Shea Butter has a pale yellowish color and has the typical odor normally associated with Shea Butter.   This shea butter comes from Burkina Faso, Africa and is fair trade certified along with certified organic.



Buy Pure Shea Butter Direct from the Manufacturer

At Bulk Apothecary we offer high-quality Shea Butter at amazing prices. We have always been able to offer incredible prices on our products we sell in our store because we sell our own, quality products directly to the customer.

Shea Butter Benefits

Pure Sea Butter first became popular in Africa where it is widely used in cooking and medicinal purposes. Eventually it made its way to the west as more people discovered its amazing emollient qualities. Shea Butter has a high level of non-saponifiables and other qualities that makes it a popular ingredient in many cosmetic supplies, lotions, and other skin care products.

Shea Butter can improve skin elasticity, which has made it popular with both men and women. Today it is used as an essential ingredient for belly butters and stretch mark creams.

More than that, though, Shea Butter can also block the sun’s ultraviolet rays, so you will often find it as a major ingredient in sun block products, lip balms, and lip gloss. It can also be used as an anti-inflammatory and humectants which makes it very useful in medicinal ointments and creams.

Types of Shea Butter

At Bulk Apothecary we offer a couple different kinds of Shea Butter to fit your exact needs.

Refined Shea Butter – Our bulk refined Shea Butter is most often used for cosmetics and soaps. The process to refine the butter involves extracting it from the Shea nut and filtering out any of the impurities. This results in a creamy off-white color and an extremely pure product. There is also less of an odor, which is why refined butter is the normal choice for the soap making and personal care industry.

Unrefined Shea Butter – We also sell butter that is left unrefined. This gives it a pale yellowish color and has the typical odor normally associated with Shea Butter.

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  1. Great Product

    Posted by Yim on 13th May 2015

    This is a great product. I'm very pleased. Great quality.

  2. I like it

    Posted by Unknown on 12th May 2015

    good consistency not grainy at all. smokey scent not too strong easily masked by cocoa butter and essential oils. will buy again.

  3. Great skin care product

    Posted by Charles on 12th May 2015

    Shea butter has a number of skin healing properties. We have used it to apply to warts and molds to heal surrounding skin and eventually allow mold to drop off. I use it mostly for my face for sags and wrinkles especially when mixed with hemeroid cream. Great skin care and Bulk Apothecary is the best place to get it.

  4. Great quality

    Posted by Laura Wooley on 11th May 2015

    This shea butter is affordable, lovely to use, and comes in a convenient jar so that I don't have to mess with pouches or bags.

  5. Very nice

    Posted by Eric on 5th May 2015

    Love this product would highly recommend!!

  6. LOVE LOVE LOVE but hate packaging

    Posted by Joni Fortney on 29th Apr 2015

    Love this stuff, however my only complaint is the packaging. It comes in a big black, inside a plastic bag inside a box. Would be much better if in a bucket of some sort so the buyer doesnt have to repackage. Plus the buckets come in handy once empty for mixing and such :>

  7. Smells fabulous !

    Posted by Unknown on 28th Apr 2015

    I made a body butter and it felt wonderful on my skin. It's smell was fabulous!

  8. Best Shea Butter!

    Posted by Unknown on 24th Apr 2015

    This is the best shea butter I have purchased, very high quality.

  9. Great product.

    Posted by C soapandmore on 23rd Apr 2015

    I do like the block, solid form better. But this is still a great product. I comes well package.
    I use it for my CP Soaps, Lip Balm and Scrubs. I love it! Best value.
    Customer Service is the best.
    Wondering about shipping great. I usually get my order within 2 or 3 days of placing it.
    Thank you BA.

  10. Great Purchase

    Posted by Unknown on 23rd Apr 2015

    This is the first I've used Shea butter but I loved the product and the price was great. It was easy to use and makes a really nice, soft lotion. Will get more for sure.

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