Organically grown Shea butter is a natural derivative of the karate tree that grows in Western and Central Africa. Its rich, luxurious texture penetrates deep to condition and moisture all types of skin. Its wonderful emollient quality is perfect for tougher areas such as the elbows, knees and feet and can also be used as a scalp moisturizer. Disclaimer These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.