This unrefined cocoa butter is a solid fat which is derived from the seeds of the cacao plant. Cocoa butter is a rich, hard oil, a well-known skin lubricant slightly yellow in color. It has a natural cocoa scent which is a plus for chocolate lovers.
Cocoa butter is solid in room temperature and is a wonderful additive to lotions, creams, and soaps, especially if you want to thicken the texture a bit. Lip balms and massage butters almost always require cocoa butter for feel and firmness. Cocoa Butter has extra softening and moisturizing properties.
Historic Fact: This oil was first widely used in the United States in Hershey,PA.,when a candy maker discovered that it combined with other ingredients to make a creamy, edible substance--thus, the Hershey Bar was born.
Ingredients: Theobroma Cacao (Cococa) Seed Butter