Cocoa butter in granules 250g
Cocoa butter is obtained from a top selection of roasted cocoa beans. Versatile. It is very often used in cosmetic preparations for skin care, in recipes with superfoods, smoothies, cakes, etc.
One hundred percent cocoa butter is light yellow in color, you can usually get it in cubes or in granules, and it is characterized by a delicate smell and taste of chocolate.
It consists mostly of saturated fatty acids, but these are not transaturated and harmful to health.
They are a quick source of energy for our body, and due to the high content of stearic acid, cocoa butter does not increase the level of bad cholesterol in the blood.
We all know that chocolate is supposed to evoke feelings of happiness and satisfaction due to the content of so-called happiness hormones – this property is given to it by cocoa butter (as well as cocoa beans), but only if it has not been refined in the production process.
BODY CARE WITH COCOA BUTTER
You can also apply butter on the body as a moisturizer. It protects, moisturizes and softens the skin, as well as strengthens its defenses.
Because it melts quickly (even at body temperature), it is easy to apply and the butter absorbs nicely. You can also buy creams to which butter has already been added.
It is often recommended in the treatment of eczema or dermatitis, and pregnant women have long used cocoa butter to treat stretch marks. It is also recommended for those who have very dry skin.
Lotions and oils are also used in aromatherapy and massages due to their delicate scent. If you use the oil in the sun or. for tanning, it is recommended to use after sunbathing, to soothe the skin and preserve color.
It can also be used to make candles.