Nubian Heritage, Raw Shea Butter Body Lotion, 3 oz (85 g)
- Age-Defying & Protecting
- Made with Soy, Milk, Frankincense & Myrrh
- Certified Organic Ingredients
- Cruelty Free
- Ethically Traded Ingredients
- Sustainably Produced
- No Animal Testing
Ultra-rich, unrefined African Shea Butter blends with Vitamin E and nourishing soy milk to infuse skin with supple hydration. Frankincense and Myrrh Extract help revitalize dull looking skin.
Humble Beginnings: Nubian Heritage is the brainchild of two New York street vendors. In 1992, fresh out of college and without jobs, Rich and Nyema embarked on a mission to produce luxurious natural products from traditional African recipes with fair trade ingredients. Today Nubian Heritage offers culturally authentic natural products inspired by global ancient healing philosophies. Although Nubian Heritage products are no longer made in bath tubs, little else has changed; the company still makes its own products, still uses fair trade ingredients and still invests in community commerce.
Heritage: Historical references to Shea Butter, a staple of African pharmacology, date back to the reported Shea Butter caravans of Cleopatra’s Egypt. Shea butter is rich in essential fatty acids, which moisturize and soften skin. Frankincense has aromatherapy benefits. Myrrh dates back to an Ebers papyrus (circa 1580) recipe for a facial mask. Symbolizing growth.
This package pattern highlights the shea nut, a symbol of collective empowerment through our community commerce supply chain.
Water, capric/caprylic triglycerides, glyceryl stearate, butyrospermum parkii (shea) butter*♥, glyceryl stearate citrate, helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil, glycerin (vegetable), cetyl alcohol, fragrance (essential oil blend), cetearyl alcohol, stearyl alcohol, glyceryl caprylate, cocos nucifera (coconut) oil, ricinus communis (castor) seed oil, theobroma cacao (cocoa) seed butter, simmondsia chinensis (jojoba) seed oil, mangifera indica (mango) seed butter, aloe barbadensis leaf juice, boswellia carterii (frankincense) extract, commiphora myrrha extract, allantoin, tocopheryl acetate, xanthan gum, glyceryl undecylenate, soymilk
*Certified Organic Ingredient
♥Fair Trade Ingredient
Manufactured in the USA with ethically sourced ingredients from around the world.
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