ALL ABOUT UNREFINED COCOA BUTTER

PROPERTIES OF COCOA BUTTER   

- Cocoa butter constitutes about 50-58% of the cocoa beans and it is mainly rich in 25% of palmitic acid, 37% of stearic acid, 34% of oleic acids and with a 3% low amount of linoleic acid which makes it an effective skin care food for all skin types.   

-These triacyclglycerols serves as a protective barrier, hydrates, and prevents the skin from drying while improving skin elasticity and the overall skin health.   

 - It is also rich in vitamin E, K, Choline, and natural plant compounds called phytochemicals.  which may improve blood flow to the skin, slows down the signs and rate of skin aging by protecting it from the sun’s harmful UV rays, giving you a clear, healthy, and radiant skin look.  

 BENEFITS OF NATURAL COCOA BUTTER  

 -It is well-suited in fading away scars, chapped lips, wrinkles, dark spots, dark marks, pregnancy stretch marks, skin discolorations caused by sunburns, dry, rough skin due to severe cold weather, and evens out skin tone.      

 - It keeps lips moisturized, prevents blisters, repairs mouth sores, skin cells, and promotes soft skin.    

 - It helps to minimize the appearance of fine lines, many skin flaws, replenishes, retains moisture, and improves skin elasticity and texture. Cocoa butter would be a good natural makeup remover because it becomes oily when melted. 

 INGREDIENT: 100% Pure, Unrefined and Unprocessed Cocoa butter (Theobroma Cacao).   

 AMERICAN PRONUNCIATION: kok-kow buh-tr   

 AVAILABLE SIZES: 8 ounces ,16 ounces and, 10 pound (Pack of 1). 

It is cut into chunks from a bulk size. 

 ORIGIN: -Cocoa Butter is an edible fat that was extracted from the cocoa bean. It was achieved after our farmers separated the beans from the larger cocoa plant, cleaned, roasted, and pressed it in hydraulic machinery, oozing forth butter.      

-It is produced in Ghana, West Africa and sealed in bags to preserve its freshness.  -It is packaged in United States and sealed in a food-grade clear plastic bag and resealable white standup pouch. 



COLOR: has a slightly brown natural color.

SCENT: Chocolate Aroma.  

CONSISTENCY: It is naturally solid, and harder than Shea butter.     

NOTE: It melts between 93-100 degrees Fahrenheit. When exposed to heat during shipping or at home, it will liquify due to the high temperature and later solidify at room or cold temperature, thereby making it to form some fat crystals, changing its look and texture to slightly grainy.

- This is due to the original making process, then got exposed to the fluctuations of remelting, and then having it solidified over again.  

-Please do not worry about this occurrence as it is “natural “and “normal”.  It remains useful and will still be soft and absorb completely into your skin without losing its natural mineral properties.     

SHELF LIFE: Refrigerate unused butter to extend its shelf life up to 3 years after opening. Store it in a cool dark place, away from direct sunlight.

DIY RECIPE: -Liquefy 4 oz. of Cocoa butter and Shea butter by placing on a low heat double boiler, put it down once melted. Add 35 drops of your favorite essential oil to it and stir together. Refrigerate it for about 45 minutes or when it becomes slightly firm and shows some liquid in it.  

- Whip it with an electric hand mixer till it is light, fluffy, and doubled in volume. Scoop into cosmetic jars and cover with lid then store in a dark place, away from direct heat or sunlight.  Moisturize your skin daily with it, after bath or shower to achieve bright, glowing, and beautiful skin.    

USES: It amazing for all skin types, and useful for all your personal beauty care needs whether for facial, hands, feet, hair, scalp, or the whole-body application. It works perfectly for both hot and cold process shampoo, conditioner, soaps, body lotions, creams, lip balms, or your favorite whipped body butter and you will love it! 

 DISCLAIMER: For external use only, apply a tiny portion on your skin for few hours to test for any reaction and discontinue if any irritation occurs. Please consult a medical practitioner immediately.  

These statements have not been evaluated by FDA and is not intended to diagnose or treat any disease. Do not purchase if you are sensitive or allergic to Cocoa butter.