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10 Types of Body Butter

        Health | Spa Health

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Shea
Shea butter is thought to reduce wrinkles, soothe sunburn, and alleviate psoriasis and eczema.
Shea butter is thought to reduce wrinkles, soothe sunburn, and alleviate psoriasis and eczema.
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Shea butter -- which is derived from the nut of the African shea tree -- is kind of a rock star in the world of moisturizers. It can reduce the appearance of wrinkles and stretch marks, soothe sunburn, and alleviate psoriasis and eczema. It also contains beneficial fatty acids and has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. And all of this without greasy residue or an overwhelming scent.


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