SHEABUTTER or BEURRE KARITÉ

Latin name: Butyrospermum parkii The name Shea comes from s’i – the tree’s name in Mali. The Latin name comes from the explorer Mungo Park who introduced it to Europe. The shea-tree grows in the dry savannahs of Africa. It grows to a height of about 20 meter and starts bearing fruit after 8-12 years,Continue reading “SHEABUTTER or BEURRE KARITÉ”