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Is beurre de karite vegan?

Beurre de karite is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is beurre de karite?

Beurre de karite, also known as shea butter, is a creamy and highly nutritious fat derived from the nuts of the African shea tree. This luxurious ingredient is prized for its emollient and moisturizing properties, making it a popular addition to cosmetics and personal care products. It's also used in cooking and baking, where its nutty and slightly sweet flavor adds depth to dishes. High in vitamins A and E, shea butter is known for its ability to soothe and protect the skin, making it a must-have for anyone looking to keep their skin hydrated and healthy.

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