One common use of cocoa butter is to smooth scars, wrinkles, and other marks on the skin. Many women believe cocoa butter creams and lotions can be used during and after pregnancy to prevent and minimize the appearance of stretchmarks. Cocoa butter has also been promoted to heal rashes from conditions like eczema and dermatitis.
You can rub one of these cocoa butter products on your skin or lips every day as part of your skin care regimen.
INCI: Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter
Alteya Organic Cocoa Butter is a premium quality, 100% natural butter that possesses a beautiful cocoa aroma. It is a pure, crushed butter expeller pressed from organic cacao beans. Its composition includes highly stable, natural saturated lipids and antioxidants that give the butter a long, stable shelf life.
Viscosity: solid at normal room temperature
Organic Certification: USDA
Typical fatty acid composition:
- Palmitic Acid (C16:0): 25-30%
- Stearic Acid (C18:0): 30-40%
- Oleic Acid (C18:1, omega-9): 30-35%
- Linoleic Acid (C18:2, omega-6): 3%
Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter*.
* certified organic ingredients.