Cocoa butter is a plant fat which is extracted from the roasted cocoa beans. Cocoa is well known as main ingredient of chocolate, but it is also a common ingredient in natural skincare products. Cocoa has been used by South American civilizations for thousands of years as food and to moisturise skin and promote skin health. Cocoa butter is also suitable for cooking, baking and vegan recipes.
Nautica Organic Cocoa Butter is unrefined and free of any additives and preservatives.
200g Ingredients: raw cocoa butter*
*certified organic by KIWA BCS ZA BIO 141 Country of origin: Peru
Did you know? Cocoa Butter is rich in antioxidants, healthy fats, trace minerals such as Copper, Magnesium and Manganese and is believed to help boost the immune system, control blood sugar and appetite, support brain functions, boost the mood and lower blood pressure.
Nautica Organics is a local supplier of raw natural, organic and conventional ingredients for the cosmetic industry.
Nautica Organics is based in Durban KwaZulu Natal and has been dealing in organic and conventional cold pressed, refined and essential oils in South Africa since 2006.
Most of the ingredients are sourced from Southern Africa. Certain oils are imported from Europe and India and Madagascar.
The company carries over 200 essential oils, organic and conventional. They sell carrier oils, butters, waxes, fragrances and natural 'greener' cosmetic raw materials.