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Butyrospermum Parkii Butter

Rating: very good very good
INCI name
Alternative names
Shea Butter, Sheabutter, BUTYROSPERMI PARKII, Karite Butter, Kariteöl, Shea Butter Oil, Vitellaria Paradoxa, Butyrospermum Parkii Fruit, Oleum Butyrospermum Parkii Butter, Karité Butter, Butyrospermum Parkii, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Oleum Butyrospermi Parkii, Butyrospermi Parkii Butter, Butyrospermum Parkii Oil, Shea (Butyrospermum Parkii) Butter, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter) Fruit, Butyrospermum Parkii Butter (Shea Butter), Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Oil
Butyrospermum Parkii Butter is the fat obtained from the fruit of the karite tree, Butyrospernum parkii, Sapotaceae
INCI function
Skin conditioning, Emollient
The INCI function describes solely the purpose of a cosmetic ingredient. It does not reveal its actual effects and skin compatibility. You'll find these and other characteristics below.
  • Rating: good Maintains the skin in good condition
  • Rating: good Softens and smooths the skin
  • Rating: good Well-absorbed
  • Rating: good Returns fats
  • Rating: good Makes the skin softer
  • Rating: good für zertifizierte Naturkosmetik zugelassen
  • Rating: very good Promotes healing
  • Rating: very good Binds moisture
  • Rating: very good Very well tolerated by the skin

Studies, literature and statements on Butyrospermum Parkii Butter

  • Kursbuch Kosmetik, page 134

    High-value skin care material from nuts of the shea butter tree, has a high content of natural allantoins, vitamin E and carotenes; retains oil, smoothes and helps to heal skin inflammations.

  • Springer Lexikon Kosmetik, page 502

    Plant-derived ingredient through cold pressing from the nuts of the shea butter tree. Well tolerated by the skin, very oxygen sensitive, smoothes the skin, cares for the skin, smoothes the skin, holds in fats, highly recommended. Emollient for care of sun-damaged skin, consistency give, slight sun protection.

  • Körperpflegekunde und Kosmetik, page 131

    Shea butter cares for the skin, makes it softer and protects the skin. They are well-absorbed and bind water in the skin. Technologically they are seen as giving consistency.

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