Butter Blend Base
Blend is a unique butter complex with "Tropical" ingredients sourced
for their synergies and emollient and moisturizing properties.
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Shea Butter -
Tamanu Seed Oil - Monoi Flower Extract - Coconut Oil - Babassu Seed Oil -
Cupuacu Butter - Murumuru Butter
٥ Shea butter is
harvested from the Shea tree, indigenous to West Africa. Shea butter is high in
oleic acid that stabilizes it from oxidation and crystallization. Because it
melts at body temperature and acts as a refatting agent, it has become a staple
in traditional African medicine as a moisturizer, skin protectant, and conditioner
for skin, lips and hair. Its triterpene content also gives it anti-inflammatory
٥ Tamanu Seed Oil
is pressed from nuts of the Tamanu tree, indigenous to countries in Southeast
Asia. Its uses in Polynesian folk medicine are well known, with benefits
including promotion of wound healing and healthy skin. Tamanu oil contains many
functional ingredients including phospholipids, calophyllolide (anti-inflammatory),
oleic and linoleic fatty acids, and lactone (a natural antibiotic).
٥ Monoi Flower
Extract is pressed from the Tiare flower, the national flower of Tahiti. Its
uses in Polynesian history were to protect the skin from harsh conditions and
prevent water loss during periods of exposure
٥ Coconut Oil is
extracted from coconuts, from trees in Malaysia. This oil naturally contains a
high level of saturated fatty acids (lauric, myristic, caprylic, oleic and
palmitic) that make it very emollient, and it also contains Vitamins E and K.
٥ Babassu Seed Oil
is extracted from the seeds of the Babassu trees in the Amazon. This oil is
rich in lipids and melts into skin on contact, providing a cooling and
٥ Cupuacu Seed
Butter is harvested from Cupuacu fruit pulp in the northern region of Brazil.
It has a high capacity for water retention, and is an emollient that provides
hydration and softness to dry skin. Cupuacu Butter contains phytosterols that
support the lipid layer of the skin and help skin and hair retain moisture.
٥ Murumuru Seed
Butter is harvested from the seeds of the Murumuru trees in the Brazilian
Amazon. It is rich in oleic acid which stabilizes it from oxidation, as well as
lauric and myristic acids. Murumuru Butter has long been used to provide
nutrition and hydration to skin and hair.
Parkii (Shea Butter) & Calophyllum Tacamahaca (Tamanu) Seed Oil & Gardenia
Tahitensis (Monoi) Flower Extract & Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil & Orbignya
Oleifera (Babassu) Seed Oil & Theobroma Grandiflorum (Cupuacu) Seed
Butter & Astrocaryum Murumuru Seed Butter
White to Yellow Soft Solid
Protected from direct light and humidity at a temperature of
Shelf life: 12 months, properly stored, in sealed container.
This product should be added to a formulation at the recommended usage rate.