The Shea fruit tree grows about 20 meters high and only grows wild on the West African savannahs. For thousands of years the seeds have been crushed into an extremely nutritious nut fat or butter full of vitamins, minerals, proteins and a unique composition of essential fatty acids.
Unrefined Shea butter has the greatest number of healing and moisturizing properties as well as the high percentage of active ingredients of all butters and oils.
Shea butter is particularly caring for skin and hair and is anti-inflammatory, promotes the healing process, softens, moisturizes, promotes cell renewal and elasticity, protects against UV radiation and is beneficial for dry, chapped and irritated skin, itching, sunburn, eczema, skin allergy, insect bites, small skin wounds, and it reduces fine lines and wrinkles.
This 100% organic Shea butter is obtained by cold pressing (mechanical pressing) of the nuts and still possesses all nutrients and properties.
The cold-pressed 100% organic Moringa oil comes from cold-pressed seeds from the Moringa tree, which grows in India at the foot of the Himalayas. The Moringa tree, also called 'miracle tree', is already mentioned in Ayurvedic writings 5000 years ago and could cure more than 300 diseases.
Moringa Oil has anti-septic and anti-inflammatory properties and contains large amounts of fatty acids, including palmitic acid, oleic acid and linoleic acid, and vitamins A and C.
It is widely used for insect stings, sunburn, small skin damages such as cuts and scratches, rashes and bruises.
Meanwhile, it has been scientifically proven that Moringa oil oil wrinkles and pimples, strengthens the skin, restores elasticity and protects against free radicals.
As a nourishing day and night care that revitalizes, remineralizes and moisturizes dry and sensitive skin, restores elasticity, softens, protects against free radicals and prevents skin aging.
It can also be used as a sublime lip balm.
Recommended for the recovery of tired and dehydrated skin after years of exposure to UV radiation.
This balm softens the skin, reduces itching and restores elasticity. Also recommended for the care of dry skin on knees, elbows, feet and hands.
It can even be applied to very young children and is for example wonderfully soothing and restorative for babies in diaper rash.
Hair and Scalp
Apply before washing and especially on dry split ends. It makes the hair radiantly beautiful and shiny.
Tip: Effectively protect long hair with Youth Balm against damage from chlorinated water, seawater and sun radiation (holidays, sports, etc.). Apply some Youth Balm on dry clean hair, massage it between your hands and then distribute it well over all hairs with a brush. This way your hair remains well protected against free radicals and does not dry out or get damaged.
The cold pressed organic Moringa Oil is produced in India with respect for the environment.
The cold-pressed organic Shea butter is produced in Burkina Faso with respect for the environment.
Arc en Sels buys this oil on the basis of equal (fairtrade) trading principles.
Certified by Ecocert Greenlife
Inci: Butyrospermum Parkii*, Moringa Oleifera oil*, Vanilla Planifolia, Tocopherol
Ingredient of organic farming
Ingredient coming from fair trade (Burkina Faso, India)
100% of the total ingredients are from natural origin
98.59% of the total ingredients are from Organic Farming