Cocoa Butter - Ultra Refined – Deodorized 2.2 lbs
RHE offers cocoa butter in small and bulk quantities to meet all of your soap making and cosmetic needs. Our cocoa butter is a light colored off-white deodorized premium cocoa butter perfect as an ingredient in your cosmetic formulas. Our 55lb quantities offer excellent pricing on bulk cocoa butter for larger batches.
Cocoa Butter is obtained from the fruit of the Cacao tree (Theobroma Cacao) which grows in tropical regions throughout the world. The butter is extracted from the seed kernels and is further refined to yield a tan colored butter with pleasant (chocolate-like) odor. Cocoa Butter is a relatively hard butter with steep melting curve ideal for body care products. May be used in a variety of cosmetic, toiletry and pharmaceutical applications to reduce cutaneous dryness and improve skin elasticity while imparting a natural color and cocoa odor, desirable in many of today's natural formulations. The "butter" is of significant commercial importance in foods, pharmaceuticals and cosmetic applications. The Butter is solid at room temperature, but melts readily on contact with the is a decent source of vitamin E, which benefits your body in many ways. Vitamin E supports vision, reproduction, and the health of your brain, skin, and blood. Cocoa butter contains a high amount of fatty acids, which make it well-suited as a primary ingredient in skin cream.
Cocoa butter deeply penetrates and nourishes the hair, while soothing and supporting scalp health. It won't weigh your hair down and helps maintain long-lasting hydration. Using a scalp treatment with cocoa butter is especially nourishing for natural hair. It helps to maintain healthy oil production.