ORGANIC COCOA BUTTER
Nourishing, protective, repairing!
As good for the hair as for the body, cocoa butter is recognized as an outstanding protector and repairer.
With it the skin and the hair are nourished. Cocoa butter is a daily multifunctional care! It is very often used as a lip balm to treat or prevent chapped lips, or by pregnant women for its action on the suppleness of the skin in prevention of stretch marks and cellulite.
Its richness in vitamins A, B, C, and E also gives it antioxidant properties, which allows it to fight against aging of the skin. As for the phytosterols present in its composition, they give it restorative properties similar to shea butter.
Easy to use thanks to its packaging in the form of lozenges, this cocoa butter also has a hardening effect which can be very useful in the preparation of your cosmetics. For this reason it is also used in the context of cold saponification.
The cocoa beans from which our cocoa butter is made come from Central America.
The botanical minute
The cocoa tree is a small evergreen tree native to Mexico that measures 10 to 15 meters high. Also called cocoa tree, it blooms from 3 years old and gives all year round elongated fruits, the "pods". Cocoa beans are found inside these pods, there can be between 25 and 75 inside a single fruit.