Cocoa Butter is a popular ingredient in 'make your own' recipes for the face and skin, such as soaps and lotions. It soaks into the skin beautifully and has very high concentrations of vitamins and emollients that are excellent for repairing burned skin and in the prevention of stretch marks.
Why we love it: cocoa butter smells like chocolate heaven, is edible and is wonderfully moisturising for skin. It has a huge variety of DIY applications, from lip balms, to whipped body butter and soaps, to homemade chocolate.
USES & BENEFITS
Use daily as a moisturiser to help prevent dry, itchy skin
Effective for treating mouth sores
Helps in the prevention of stretch marks
Excellent for repairing burned skin and reducing the appearance of scars
Great for naturally healing dry, sensitive skin
Natural treatment for chapped or sunburned skin and lips
Very high concentrations of vitamins and emollients
Popular ingredient in DIY cosmetic recipes for the face and skin, such as soaps and lotions
Food and cosmetic grade for internal & external use