Cocoa Butter

Cocoa Butter

Also known as Theobroma Cacao Seed Butter


Deeply nourishing, moisturises skn an hair, supports scalp health

What is it?

Extracted from the cocoa bean, cocoa butter is a pale-yellow, edible fat also known as theobroma oil. In addition to being used in making chocolate, it is an ingredient in some ointments, toiletries, and pharmaceuticals. According to Ayurvedic principles, the bitter taste helps balance Pitta and Kapha doshas. Cocoa is recommended for those with Pitta or Kapha constitutions, as its bitter taste can counteract those energies. Specifically, the cooling property of cocoa butter can soothe those with Pitta tendencies.Cocoa butter deeply moisturizes and nourishes hair while soothing and supporting scalp health. It provides lightweight hydration without weighing hair down, helping to maintain long-lasting moisture. Cocoa butter scalp treatments are especially beneficial for natural hair, providing nourishing moisture that helps maintain the scalp's healthy oil production.

Traditionally use in

Hair Masks, Moisturisers