is Nilotica ?
shea-butter comes from a sub-species of the shea-butter
tree indigenous to the Nile region of Africa. Shea-butter
from the nilotica variety is soft and fragrant, with
high levels of olein and therapeutic unsaponifiables.
and smoother in consistency than conventional shea-butters,
nilotica shea-butter is a unique and precious botanical
substance, a blend of natural compounds with unparalleled
healing and moisturizing effects on the skin.
information on shea-nut and the nilotica variety,
of the Shea Project, COVOL and NUSPA are sole distributors
of the finest-quality crushed cold-pressed shea-butter from
the nilotic shea-butter tree. All proceeds from the sale of
Nilotica Shea Butter products sustain the Shea
Nilotica Shea Butter
Shea Butter And the Shea Project
works to support Bright Green Fair Trade Products
used is handmade by women from wild-gathered sheanut and marketed
through farmers groups and cooperatives in rural northern
Uganda. Direct returns to the producers increase the value
of the living shea tree, engendering conservation of indigenous
African woodland for future generations.
Shea Butter is a superior cosmetic and pharmaceutical grade
product which is:
process / cold-pressed
and more fragrant than conventional shea-butter
in shea olein and unsaponifiables
no animal testing
and marketed by majority-women producers cooperatives
from the sale of Nilotica shea-butter sustain the Shea Project
for Local Conservation and Development (The Shea Project).
purchase promotes conservation of indigenous savanna woodland
and helps preserve the cultural and ecological integrity of
the project area.
you would like to order Nilotica shea-butter and shea butter
please visit www.niloticabotanicals.com