Shea Butter Recipes
Agbanga Karite is happy to assist in gathering recipes from around the world for natural cosmetic products that are specifically developed for unrefined shea butter, virgin palm kernel oil, virgin red palm oil, virgin coconut oil, and African black soap. The goal of this page is to share ideas with others to increase our knowledge about the use of pure unrefined shea butter and virgin oils in shea butter body butters, soaps, creams, and hair care products. Please submit your recipes and we will be happy to add them to the site. Feel free to use and alter these recipes.* We only ask that you do not sell them for personal financial gain and that you contribute your own recipes to share...
Unrefined Shea Butter Creams, Lotions and Balms
Body Butters with Unrefined Shea Butter
Unrefined Shea Butter Soaps
Coco - Mango Body Butter
30% Unrefined Shea Butter
Weight mango butter in a plastic bowl and place in the micro and heat until liquid, be sure to not over heat this, do this in 30 second intervals until complete liquid. When this is completed, add the shea butter, virgin coconut oil and oils to the melted oil. Place in the microwave to soften, but not melt all the way. I have found that using a whisk type mixer produces the best results. Place all your butters & oils in your mixing bowl. Start on low to incorporate all your butters & oils together. Once that is done, you can then turn your mixer on high and let it whip. Once it reaches the look of whipped egg whites. Stop your mixer and add your fragrance, mix it by hand for a minute, then turn your mixer on high and whip it up real good to mix in the fragrance.
Contributed by Mary - Leonard, MI
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