Origin: Brazilian Atlantic Forest
NOT the highly refined Cupuacu Butter you know. We do not buy our ingredients by the tons and store them to sell in the course of one or two years. In order to deliver to you the best, highest quality ingredients you've ever had, we purchase them directly from the producers, in small scale, four times a year.
This is freshly pressed, raw, unrefined Cupuacu Butter. Directly from the fruit to your wholesome formulations.
Unrefined Cupuacu Butter is softer and creamier than cocoa butter, has much greater moisturizing power than Shea Butter, and also has a lower melting point (approx. 32-36°C), so it liquefies and spreads easily when in contact with the skin.
Unrefined Cupuacu Butter has a delicious mild chocolate aroma and taste and, like cocoa butter, adds an amazing texture to products. But, unlike cocoa butter, Cupuacu Butter does not have caffeine and is not know to cause allergic reactions.
Unrefined Cupuacu is an excellent moisturizing butter, considered to have more water power absorption than that of Shea butter. It helps to soothe symptoms of skin disorders such as psoriasis and eczema.
Unrefined Cupuacu Butter is very rich in phytosterols, which help to regulate the balance and activity of lipids of the skin, soothing dry, cracked skin and smoothing lines and wrinkles.
Research shows that Unrefined Cupuacu Butter helps to protect against skin damage caused by exposure to sun's UV-A and UV-B rays, restoring skin’s moisture and elasticity.
Unrefined Cupuacu Butter is also an excellent ingredient to be used in hair products to restore shine, hydration, and malleability.
It is an excellent addition to products intended to replenish moisture, restore elasticity, and repair lines and wrinkles, and it adds wonderful texture and moisture.
I love that this butter is unrefined! It works great in all of my formulas and has a very pleasant odor. All of the products I have received from this vendor have been of excellent quality, not to mention the great customer service!
Beautiful unrefined butter at its best! This cupuacu is the real thing... I've tried plenty and none compare.