ALL SHEA BUTTERS ARE NOT EQUAL! 100% Pure & Natural Shea Butter is an all-natural vitamin A cream. Shea Butter has been shown to be a superb moisturizer with exceptional healing properties for the skin. Shea Butter may range from excellent to very poor. Grade A Shea Butter may be used to treat a number of skin conditions and serves as an excellent moisturizer. Poor quality Shea Butter should be compared with products such as less expensive coca butter and mango butter. Only high quality Unrefined Premium Grade A Shea Butter can offer the health benefits mention here. Buying Laboratory Tested Shea Butter is your only means of knowing the quality of Shea Butter you are purchasing. THe American Shea Butter Institute Seal assures you are buying High Quality Premium Grade A Shea Butter. Grade A Shea Butter is laboratory tested for iron, mercury, lead, copper, mold yeast and bacteria content in addition to other important proprietary test. If you are not using laboratory tested Shea Butter, how do you know what you are putting on your skin?