What is Cocoa Butter?
Cocoa butter, also called theobroma oil or theobroma cacao or cacao butter, is the natural cream coloured vegetable fat extracted from cocoa beans during the process of separating the powder and liquor from the bean. 70% of the worlds production of cocoa butter is produced in the West African nations; Nigeria, Ghana
Cacao trees will grow in a limited geographical zone, of approximately 20 degrees to the north and south of the Equator. Nearly 70% of the world crop is grown in West Africa.
The cacao plant was first given its botanical name by Swedish natural scientist Carolus Linnaeus in his original classification of the plant kingdom, who called it Theobroma (“food of the gods”) cacao.
Whats the functions of Cocoa Butter
Production method: Mainly uses the extraction process.Take cacao’s seed cocoa beans as a raw material, after squeezing, the boiling or uses the solvent extraction to get it。
Our Cocoa butter is refined,it has a soft, sweet cocoa aroma, and is one of the most stable fats known. It contains natural antioxidants that prevent rancidity, and has an extremely long shelf life. An excellent moisturising agent for the skin
1.To keep the moisture: as one of the excellent moisturing products,cocoa butter its popular in massage field,especially in American and the Japan .while making the facial mask we can enjoy the chocolate delicacy fragrance, make our spirit and flesh relaxation, it can be more easier to absorb the nutrition ingredients and restore the skin immediately smooth.
2.to against exposes to the sunshine: it Can prevent effectively exposes to the sun, reflect the ultraviolet ray comprehensively to avoid the skin color.
3.to anti-wrinkles: The cream is exquisite and nongreasy.it can Prevent the skin fold, specially corner of the eye wrinkles on face.
4.to reduce the striae gravidarum: it can reduce the striae gravidarum and the obese grain, even abdomen, thigh, chest elbow and knee those parts.
a,from the time to get pregnence for three month to after producing like three month,put cocoa butter in the abdomen, the thigh root place and masaage from down to up.
b,do not use wound healing period
c,do not use in the breast-feeding period
5.to against the crack: in winter it can reduce chaps, is suitable for the elbow, the knee, the foot heel and so on.
Why people appreciate cocoa butter so much?
Cocoa contains large amounts of antioxidants such as epicatechins and polyphenols. According to research at Cornell University, cocoa powder has nearly twice the antioxidants of red wine, and up to three times the antioxidants found in green tea. Cocoa also contains magnesium, iron, chromium, vitamin C, zinc and others. Foods rich in cocoa appear to reduce blood pressure but drinking green and black tea may not
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DISCLAIMER: This information is provided purely for informational purposes only, and does not in any way purport to be medical or prescriptive suggestions. Any reference to medicinal or health benefits is not meant to treat or diagnose any problem and is not meant to replace professional medical advice and should not take the place of any prescribed medication that has been prescribed by a physician.