Dry or rough skin in need of moisture, especially on tougher areas such as the elbows, knees and feet. Shea butter has a rich, luxurious texture that is well absorbed by the skin to condition and moisturize every type of skin. Shea butter is derived from the tree nuts of the karite trees that grow in Western and Central Africa. It is a wonderful emollient that's perfect for daily use. Can also be used as a scalp moisturizer.