High Quality Ingredients
Skincare for the Greater Good
Certified organic, wild-harvested & produced by a Women's Cooperative in Northern Uganda.
From the Nile Valley
A special type of Shea, Nilotica (NILE-ot-i-kah) grows in the Nile Valley of Northern Uganda.
Especially rich in antioxidants and nutrients, Nilotica Shea is known throughout the beauty industry as a superior hydrating product.
Bath and Body
Revitalizing and uplifting Nilotica Shea oil is perfect for any self-care routine. It will leave your skin soft and smooth to the touch.
For the Greater Good
We source 100% of our Nilotica Shea through a Ugandan Women's Cooperative, creating fair-wage opportunities in the region.
100% Organic & Cruelty Free
Our Nilotica Shea is traditionally harvested and produced. It's cold-pressed to preserve it's natural rich nutrient profile.
Natural Strength of Nilotica Shea
Safe & Effective Skincare
Our Nilotica Shea products are unrefined and infused with active botanical extracts and certified organic ingredients for safe and effective skincare.
At The Shea Shop, we work with local Northern Ugandan communities to harvest Nilotica Shea with sustainable methods.
Our Nilotica Shea Butter is certified organic throughout the entire production process.
Native to East Africa, the Nilotica Shea fruit grows in the wild and blooms each summer.
Cold-pressed and Unrefined
The rich nutrients of Nilotica Shea are preserved with traditional methods.
Supporting a womens co-operative, every producer receives a fair wage and good employment opportunities.
Natural Skincare at its best
Superior Nilotica Shea Products
Our Nilotica Shea is wild harvested, then cold pressed into a butter.
This preserves its' powerful essential fatty acids and vitamins A, E, & K.
It has been used for thousands of years as a skin and hair conditioner due to its superior healing, moisturizing, and revitalizing qualities.
What Customers are Saying
Mama & Baby Care
Minimizes Stretch Marks
"I started using Nilotica Shea Butter on my belly and hips when I was 5 months pregnant and started finding small, red stretch marks. In just 3 months of use, they’ve faded to white and I haven’t found any new ones. " - Kathie J.
Finally Treated my Eczema!
"My eczema was really hard to treat.
I started using Nilotica Shea consistently and it calmed the inflammation. It's like my skin finally got protected so it could properly heal!" -Karen B.