100% Pure, Unrefined, Organic Shea Butter. ASBI Certified Premium Grade A* Nilotica Shea Butter from Northern Uganda and Southern Sudan. Fair Trade, Raw, and Organic. Shea butter has been used for many years for its numerous qualities and benefits: it moisturizes, softens and protects the skin & hair with bioactive nutrients rich in vitamins A and E. Nilotica Shea butter (only found in East Africa) is soft in texture and melts smoothly onto the body. Nilotica Shea Butter can be used as a cosmetic base, hair moisturizer, skin lotion, balm base, lip balm, and many other wonderful and healing products. *Certified by the American Shea Butter Institute.