Shea butter can be found in many high end moisturizing skin products. Shea butter is known for its skin softening effect. Shea Butter is also used in hair conditioners to add and maintain moisture in dry brittle hair. Shea Butter is also used to in addition to revitalize and prevent breakage.Shea butter is known especially for its cosmetic properties as a moisturizer and emollient. It is also a known anti-inflammatory agent. Shea butter is marketed as being effective at treating the following conditions: fading scars, eczema, burns, rashes, acne, severely dry skin, blemishes, dark spots, skin discolorations, chapped lips, stretchmarks, wrinkles.