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de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure 3.5 fl oz (104 ml)

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This luxurious natural moisturizer is made of 100% pure shea butter with a touch of lavender essential oil to soothe even the driest skin - leaving it soft, silky and touchable. For treatment of Dry to Severely Dry skin.


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de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure, 3.5 fl oz
 
4.3

(based on 124 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (81)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (11)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (7)

82%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Moisturizes well (71)
  • Softens skin (65)
  • Long lasting (56)
  • Smells great (46)
  • Goes on smoothly (37)

Cons

  • Greasy (13)
  • Bad smell (9)
  • Doesn't absorb well (8)
  • Not long-lasting (5)
  • Poor texture (3)

Best Uses

  • Dry/chapped skin (60)
  • Deep moisturization (58)
  • Winter dryness (55)
  • Bedtime (52)
  • After shower/bath (39)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (54), Brand buyer (21)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (4), 10 minutes (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Worth the Effort

It's hard to get it out of the container, then you must "moosh" it with your fingertips in your hand then rub your hands together and finally it's at a consistency...Read complete review

It's hard to get it out of the container, then you must "moosh" it with your fingertips in your hand then rub your hands together and finally it's at a consistency where you can apply it to your body. It really takes awhile to use this, but once you get it soft enough to use you can work it into your legs and elbows and all those terribly dry places and it keeps skin nice and moist. I just wish it smelled better. Supposedly has "pure lavender essential oils" but I certainly can't smell any lavender, it almost smells like vegetable shortening (although shortening would be easier to apply.)

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Fragrance issue...

This stuff works fabulously...

...and smells like ...something that drugstore.com will not let me write.

Maybe this is just me.. but the lavender fragrance...Read complete review

This stuff works fabulously...

...and smells like ...something that drugstore.com will not let me write.

Maybe this is just me.. but the lavender fragrance is either not enough to overwhelm the smell of the shea or it's too much or my tub is rancid or... something. Because it smells awful. But it works magic. Solution: take some, apply to feet, put on socks, wash hands immediately.

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1.0

Gritty, very gritty!!!

By 

from Norwalk CT

describe yourself Midrange Shopper

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Comments about de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure, 3.5 fl oz:

For years I have been purchasing de-luxe 100% shea butter, but the last few ties I ordered it, I had to send it back because it was extremely gritty as if sand had been mixed with the butter. Drugstore.com happily refunded my money, but I am so disappointed. The shea butter kept my feet soft and callous free in the winter and throughout the year. The customer service representative is checking on the product, and maybe this will be resolved, but I would not buy the product again until I was certain the shea butter was, well, buttery!!!

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  • Single Female
 
5.0

Love

By 

from Palm Springs CA

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Comments about de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure, 3.5 fl oz:

I love Shea butter and this is a great value. I alternate between this and Common Sense Shea butter, also sold here. Use it pretty much only for my feet and they look good. I give a lot of these as little gifts as well.

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  • Single Female
 
1.0

Thick and rancid

By 

from New York, NY

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Pros

    Cons

    • Not Effective
    • Poor Texture
    • SMELLS BAD

    Best Uses

      Comments about de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure, 3.5 fl oz:

      Not sure if I just received a bad batch, but the product did not live up to its expectations, considering all the good reviews it received.

      First of all, the smell is so bad. I think the only way to describe it is rancid. Second, not sure why, but it's gritty. I have never used shea butter that was gritty. I guess the only good thing this product has going is that it does melt and the grittiness goes away, but even after melted, the product is still so thick. I felt like I was smearing industrial grease on myself.

      It's also very stubborn. Washed my hands with super hot water and lots of soap but there was still a layer of this on my skin. So gross. How can something with such skin-friendly ingredients make your skin feel so disgusting? Also, doesn't absorb well at all. I put this on after showering, before going to bed. The next morning when I wake up, I still feel the disgustingness that is this product.

      I used it a few times over the course of several days just to see if maybe it was super amazing and left my skin super moisturized. This did nothing for me. Except make my skin feel smothered and disgusting.

      Would not even recommend this product to my worst enemy.

      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
      • 10 Minutes
       
      2.0

      good for dry skin

      By 

      from new jersey

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Effective

      Cons

      • Complicated To Use

      Best Uses

      • helps with dry skin
      • use before sleeping

      Comments about de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure, 3.5 fl oz:

      I have gotten this product, cause lately i have problems with itching and skin on my legs. you have to take out small amount of products warm it up and apply. it has been always like this with every pure coconut oil i have been using ans same is with shea butter which i am totally ok with. the result is amazing, for more then 24 hours no itching, skin remained moisturized and i didnt feel like put cream again the whole day, which i usually do 3-4 times per day.But there is a big disadvantage, the product itself smells nice but after its application in 2 hours all your body and clothes will smell like a .... fish :'( it gives you this disgusting plume that only shower can beat. but i guess we have to scarify smth. the solution for me is i use it overnight before sleeping and take shower in the morning.

      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
      • 30 Minutes
       
      2.0

      Would not buy again

      By 

      from Ct

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      Pros

      • Not easy to use

      Cons

      • Poor Texture

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Women

      Comments about de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure, 3.5 fl oz:

      This is not the most user friendly of Shea butters. You can't just open the jar and apply. It is very granular and they recommend you rub it in the palm of your hands to soften it. It becomes very oily in texture and does not dissolve evenly so you have bits of the granular pieces falling off your body. That being said it does a good job and has a pleasant fragrance but I would not buy it again...too messy!

      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
      • 30 Minutes

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Finally, relief from dry skin!

      By 

      from Sunnyvale, California

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      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Effective
      • Good Value
      • Smells Great

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Women

        Comments about de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure, 3.5 fl oz:

        I use this shea butter on my face (eyes especially),arms, feet (very good!) and lips(better than any lip balm!!!!) all day and as a deep facial moisturizer at night. Simply put.....I use it all over, all the time! A little goes a long way, but if you're tired of lotions that just dry up THIS is the answer. Great for massage too. I also use it under my nails. This has never given me black heads or adult acne and because the ingredients are simple I feel better about putting it on my body. I always buy extra when I order because they make the perfect "quick" gift. I can't find this shea butter anywhere and other online sites cost way more! Note: Don't be fooled by other shea butters out there. They either add all kinds of "extra" ingredients or they just smell horrible! De Luxe Pure Shea Butter with lavender....it really is the best!

        • My Beauty Routine Takes:
        • 10 Minutes
         
        2.0

        Formula changed

        By 

        from San Antonio, TX

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Smells Great

        Cons

        • Poor Texture

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Women

        Comments about de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure, 3.5 fl oz:

        I have been using this product for years and usually order 6 months to a year's supply when it goes on sale. Unfortunately, it appears they have changed their formula. The product used to be smooth and creamy. It is now lumpy and almost abrasive.

        • My Beauty Routine Takes:
        • 10 Minutes
         
        5.0

        Nice skin rejuvenator

        By 

        from Upstate, NY

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        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Effective
        • Good Value

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure, 3.5 fl oz:

            Seems to be a good way to stop itchy dry skin problems.

            • My Beauty Routine Takes:
            • 30 Minutes
             
            5.0

            Product Modification

            By 

            from Michigan

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            Pros

            • Original Product Is Best
            • Very effective

            Cons

            • Grainy Hard To Apply
            • Grainy Product Is Greasy

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Extremely Dry Skin
            • Weekly Use

            Comments about de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure, 3.5 fl oz:

            I use this product for maintenance of whole body supple skin and to protect from climate when skiing. Used more often on my frequently washed hands due to my profession. My partner also loves effect, asking how I keep my skin so youthful. I have used this product for several years. I love it and have recommended it to others for treatment, especially, of winter-dry skin. Last batch of 2 jars contained a grainy texture that is more difficult to apply as it leaves white particles, some of which fall to the floor. This batch is also more greasy and less effective. I encourage quality assurance to better assess this product before shipping if it is a bad batch. Please change to original product if not. Having to dig through the original product is well worth the effort.

            • My Beauty Routine Takes:
            • 30 Minutes
             
            3.0

            Loved product, got bad batch!

            By 

            from Bay Area

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            Comments about de-luxe Shea Butter 100% Pure, 3.5 fl oz:

            I've been using this product for years and loved it. It really helps moisturize dry skin and even protects it when you bathe or swim.

            However, the last batch that I got was all dried out. When I tried to put it on my skin, little pieces fell everywhere and made a mess.

            Drugstore.com refunded my money, but I am very disappointed because I really like this shea butter. I don't know if this was just one bad batch, or whether their quality control has gone down. I saw that one other person had the same problem.

            I hope that the folks at DeLuxe see this and pay attention!

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