4. Cinnamic Acid

Shea Butter contains cinnamic acid, which is one of the compounds that make Shea Butter so effective at quelling inflammation. Cinnamic acid also has UV protective benefits that make it a natural sun screen. In addition to acting as a sunscreen, cinnamic acid is an antioxidant and assists with cell regeneration, which is important when it comes to having young looking skin.

Beneficial Fatty Acids