*During higher temperatures, these may melt during transit.*
Cocoa butter is a solid fat that's expressed from the fermented, washed, dried and roasted seed of the cocoa tree. Cocoa butter is rich and protective butter that is often used in cosmetic formulations.
It's known for use in softening and lubricating the skin, reducing the appearance cutaneous dryness, and may improve the appearance of skin flexibility. It makes a wonderful cuticle salve!
Cocoa butter is particularly praised for its antioxidant properties and is used to treat wrinkles around the eyes and corners of the mouth. It makes a wonderful lip balm with our vanilla jojoba (vanilla and chocolate decadence!), too.
In a body butter or salve, it'll add a smooth, thick consistency with the delicious aroma of chocolate!
This product is packaged in a silver poly seal bag with a clear front. If possible refrigerate to slow oxidation.
Botanical Name: Theobroma cacao
Ingredients: 100% Organic fair trade cocoa butter wafers
Cultivation Method: Cold pressed, organic
Date of cultivation: November 2019
Shelf Life: Expires about 2022
Other: No preservatives or antioxidants are added to this oil. This natural oil is a refined and has a creamy and rich chocolate aroma and blends well with citrus essential oils. This batch is cultivated organically.
Basic Profile Information:
- Melting point: 30-38 C (88-95 degrees Fahrenheit)
- Sapoinfication value: 188-200 mgKOH/g
- Color is creamy to yellow tone.
- Aroma is a rich chocolate profile.