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Is matières grasses de karité vegan?

Matières grasses de karité is a vegan food ingredient.

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So, what is matières grasses de karité?

Matieres grasses de karité, or shea butter, is a natural fat derived from the nuts of the African shea tree. With a creamy texture and distinctive nutty aroma, shea butter is a versatile ingredient widely used in cosmetics, soaps, and hair care products for its moisturizing and nourishing properties. Shea butter is also a popular ingredient in food and cooking, particularly in West African cuisine, where it is used to add richness and depth of flavor to dishes like stews, soups, and sauces. Rich in vitamins A and E, shea butter is not only beneficial for the skin and hair but is also a nutritious and wholesome ingredient for cooking.

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