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When a child has Peanut or Nut allergies does that also include Shea or Shea Nut?
African Shea is a very common ingredient in natural skin care products. It provides so many skin nourishing benefits especially for skin irritations, and dryness. Skin irritation and dryness is also a common problem for those who suffer with eczema.
A regimen of African Black Soap and African Shea Butter is often recommended to help with skin issues. But what about those with nut allergies?
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