A viral video circulating online shows a group of Chinese people at a local shop owned by a Benin woman buying some Shea Butter.
In the video, the woman who was speaking French and Hausa seems to be encouraging the customers to buy it.
Well, since Coronavirus is the only Pandemic keeping the world on it’s knees, it ,makes us wonder if desperation for a cure is what is pushing people to try the Shea Butter.
Shea butter is a fat extracted from the nut of the African shea tree. It is ivory in color when raw, with more processed versions being white in color, although it is commonly dyed yellow with borututu root or palm oil. It is widely used in cosmetics as a moisturizer, salve or lotion.
Watch a snippet of the video below for more;