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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. Excellent shea butter!

    Posted by Unknown on 24th Oct 2015

    Excellent shea butter! Good price, fast delivery.

  2. Love this Shea Butter

    Posted by Deborah Flaherty on 17th Oct 2015

    Wonderful natural scent and smooth consistency that works well with my lip balms, lotions and soaps. Thanks for stocking such a great butter.

  3. LOVE

    Posted by Jk on 15th Oct 2015

    3rd order on our large bucket of Shea butter! High quality happy with this product.

  4. Quick delivery

    Posted by kaelah pense on 10th Oct 2015

    A great product with the perfect consistency, and i couldnt believe thehow much you get for the price. Try it with organic coconut oil on on hair to bring out natural curl.

  5. Fantastic quality

    Posted by Charlotte Israel on 9th Oct 2015

    Extremely creamy. Blends well with my essential oils.

  6. Shea Body Soft

    Posted by Jacque on 7th Oct 2015

    I've used Shea Butter for the last 10 years.
    This is the Best. My last order of 2 buckets were for my cousin and a long time friend . Feel the softness . Never run out of it.

  7. Soft

    Posted by Unknown on 6th Oct 2015

    The Shea butter is softer than what I wanted but it serves its purpose.

  8. Oh Yeah

    Posted by Chadwick Walton on 5th Oct 2015

    I purchased the 55 pound package of unrefined organic shea butter and could not believe the quality of what I received. I just purchased a second and see this becoming a wonderful relationship. Thanks Bulk Apothecary!!!

  9. Great product!

    Posted by Jessica on 2nd Oct 2015

    I have ordered thisproduct twice now and i absolutly love the consistancy of it! I especially like the light color it comes in. I have bought from other places and its a very vibrant yellow but this is perfect for my deodorant making!

  10. Best quality and value

    Posted by Josett on 28th Sep 2015

    I have used this in a multitude of recipes all with wonderfully consistent results. Before finding BA's Naturally Refined Shea Butter I tried other popular brand's that were more expensive and the quality was comparable but not worth the extra price! Great Product, I highly recommend!

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