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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 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 certified organic.
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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Posted by Regina Slabiak on 19th Mar 2018
I did try 7lb Natural Refine She butter and I love it. I ordered 2,5 weeks ago 55lb and I still waiting. Do someone know how long will take the shipment? I really need that She Butter for my products. Clients are waiting for that too and I do not know what to say to them. Is no information on website or tracing number, why?? I was riding to them couple times with no respond! Please help with any info.
Posted by Unknown on 2nd Feb 2018
Although the texture is a little grannie after contact with the skin it does become soft.
I'm use to a more creamy product but the end results are just fine.
Posted by Darlene on 23rd Jan 2018
Great product. Bought a small bucket full of this to make body butters for a wedding. Worked well and whipped up perfectly. Will purchase again!
Posted by Lori Webster on 18th Jan 2018
This is the best shea butter I have ever worked with. It is soft and easy to whip up. No heat really required. I bought the 7 pound naturally refined pail. It is white is looks like cake icing when whipped up. I have made deodorant, lip balm, and whipped shea body butter so far. I use an ice cream scooper to get it out of the pail. I love it and will purchase again. I really recommend this product for anyone who uses shea.
Posted by Chenelle on 17th Jan 2018
I haven't used this product yet but I wanted to comment that I liked how the shea butter was mailed to me. It came in a sturdy container that was sealed, so no damage or leaks. Packaging it this way makes it very easy for me store. Would buy again.
Posted by Abigail on 15th Jan 2018
I have ordered this Shea butter numerous times, and it is always the same-- perfectly smooth and creamy. Melts easily and mixes well with coconut oil and carrier oils as well as essential oils. It is stable and dependable and feels wonderful on my skin. Love it.
Posted by Catherine Klein, BA,LMT on 13th Jan 2018
I use this as a prime ingredient, with coconut oil and argan oil with essential oils to make a rich and nourishing skin care cream for my licensed Therapeutic Massage office. It is the best that I have found, fast shipping right to my door. Doesn’t ‘go off’. I love this stuff, and couldn’t make it through the winter without it. Also great for apres sun with a touch of lavender for sunburn, or rough, dry itchy skin.
Posted by Unknown on 12th Jan 2018
I have started making my own body butter and this product works perfectly. I am ordering more as we speak.
Posted by SARAH VARNEY on 1st Jan 2018
I ordered the 7 lb tub of this butter and so far it's been working well in my homemade body butters. The only problem is the odor! I ordered this based on others reviews saying that there is no odor. Maybe I have a strong nose, but it's almost unbearable. What's worse is trying to cover it up with essential oils. I think that almost makes the smell worse. I think I may try the mango butter next time for my body butters.
Posted by Shelley Waggoner on 1st Jan 2018
Best price on a great product. It is exactly as described. I will purchase again.
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