When it comes to shea butter, there are many different uses. But one of the most popular uses, is to apply it to your hair. Shea butter acts as a moisturizer and protectant, while transforming your hair into the healthiest you’ve ever seen it. In a recent article, it discusses how it helps save your tresses and it’s many uses for styling and hair management.
Shea butter, first and foremost, moisturizes the scalp. Everyone knows the moisturizing power of shea butter thanks to it being packed with Vitamin E, but it’s the other thing they don’t know. Shea has spf in it, so it protects your hair and scalp from the sun. It also has anti-inflammatory properties which means its great for preventing and treating excema, psoriasis and other skin infections. Shea also prevents damage from styling tools such as a heat iron or curling iron. Applying it before you style your hair will protect it from any heat damage. Shea butter also acts as a detangler which is great for hard-to-manage or thick, coarse hair.
One well trusted brand of shea butter is the ever-popular company, Eugenia Shea. This company is well established and offers three different varieties of shea butter. Eugenia Shea is known for being all natural, in it’s purest form. Shea butter is the fat derived from the nut of an African Shea Tree, and that is exactly what you’re getting with Eugenia Shea.
You can get three different formulas: Pregnancy Strength, Dermatological Strength and Everyday Shea Butter. The pregnancy strength is great for getting rid of those unsightly, unwelcome stretch marks and scars during and post pregnancy. The dermatological strength might be use for skin conditions like excema. These are extremely moisturizing and help to clear up infection. The everyday strength is perfect for daily use, and would be the variety ideal for hair use and protection. Eugenia Shea is the perfect, pure formula to use on those tresses.