Cocoa Butter | The Facts

Well you cannot escape it, chocolate is everywhere right now.
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Chocolate is made from cocoa butter, the same base ingredient that we use in many of our handmade skincare products. We use organic, unrefined Fairtrade cocoa butter in our lip balms, cleansing bars and cleansing balm.
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Cocoa butter is intensively moisturising and prevents skin drying out as well as a rich source of fatty acids, antioxidants and skin loving vitamin E. It's producers ferment, dry, roast, strip, and press cocoa beans to extract cocoa butter.
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Cocoa beans are grown in tropical regions around the equator — hot, humid climates are well suited for growing cocoa trees. Most of the world’s cocoa beans come from the West African countries Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroon, and Ivory Coast. 
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You can find organic, Fairtrade cocoa butter in...
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More facts about cocoa butter...
Exposure to UV radiation can cause changes in skin texture, damage skin cells, and even increase risk of skin cancer. The phytochemicals in cocoa butter may protect against skin damage from harmful UV rays and lower your risk of skin disease.

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