OLVEA® Creamy Shea

OLVEA® Creamy Shea is a new innovative ester based on a combination of OLVEA’s Shea butter and its scientific expertise.
Shea butter is a natural fat obtained from the fruit of the Shea tree (Butyrospermum parkii), which belongs to the Sapotaceae family. The fruit is collected from the bush exclusively by women.

OLVEA® Creamy Shea is a co-emulsifier which helps achieve the perfect cocoon texture for cosmetic products. This emollient with co-emulsifying properties increases the potential of other emulsifiers and improves the stability of emulsions while having excellent nourishing and revitalizing properties. It leaves a soft and silky finish. Skin and hair are smoothed and conditioned. This Shea-based emollient improves the overall texture and appearance of skin and hair.

With its high content in unsaponifiable matter (triperpenic alcohols, phytosterol, kariten, etc.), OLVEA® Creamy Shea has considerable cosmetic properties.

The unsaponifiable of shea protects the skin against cellular oxidation. They restore the epidermic barrier so avoiding insensible loss in water. They fight against enzymes degrading proteins of the allowing skin one maintains some elasticity of this one. They are also known for their anti-inflammatory properties and suit sensitive skins and weakened.

OLVEA® Creamy Shea is similar to lanolin thanks to its texture and water binding, and with its unsaponifiable content helps to protect and improve the skin condition. It softens and calms irritated skin.

Main characteristics

100% Natural origin
Emulsion stabilizer
High moisturization


• Cosmetic use: All hair types, All skin types, Face care, Body care, Conditioner, Seasoning, Dry hair, Dull hair, Bath oils, Make-up, Massage, Dehydrated skin, Irritated skin, Mature skin, Dry skin, Sensitive skin, Dull skin, Anti-age products, Hair products, Bath products, Shaving products, Make-up removers, Sun care, Lipstick, Soap, Shampoo, Anti-age care, After sun care, Haire care, Lip care, Hand care, Nail care