World Chocolate day.
World Chocolate day.
World Chocolate Day, celebrated on 7 July, is a perfect time to not only enjoy delicious chocolate treats but also to appreciate one of its key ingredients: cocoa butter. Cocoa butter is a natural fat extracted from cocoa beans and is an essential component of chocolate production and other products. So lets celebrate World Chocolate Day and understand cocoa butter, the special ingredient that not only enhances the taste and texture of chocolate but also has beneficial properties for the skin. Cocoa butter is a natural fat that is extracted from cacao beans, which are the seeds of the cacao tree (Theobroma cacao). It is widely used in skincare and cosmetic products due to its moisturizing and emollient properties. Here are some benefits of cocoa butter and examples of our best-selling Beyond Organic Skincare that contain the finest sourced Organic Cocoa Butter:
Benefits of Cocoa Butter:
- Moisturization: Cocoa butter is rich in fatty acids, which makes it an excellent moisturizer for the skin. It forms a protective barrier that helps to retain moisture and prevent water loss.
- Skin Softening: Regular use of cocoa butter can help soften and smooth rough or dry skin, leaving it feeling supple and velvety.
- Soothing and Healing: Cocoa butter contains antioxidants and compounds that may help soothe irritated or inflamed skin. It's often used to alleviate dry, itchy, or sensitive skin.
- Scar and Stretch Mark Reduction: Cocoa butter is commonly used to reduce the appearance of scars and stretch marks over time, as it helps improve skin elasticity.
- Anti-Aging: The antioxidants in cocoa butter can help fight free radicals, which contribute to premature aging. Regular application may help improve skin tone and texture.
- Natural Aromatherapy: The natural aroma of cocoa butter can have a soothing and relaxing effect on the mind.
Products Containing Organic Cocoa Butter:
- Miracle Face Worker: Beyond`s award-winning face cream that truly works miracles with its powerful blend of ingredients to include Cocoa, Tamanu, Rosehip Oil, Willow Bark, , Calendula, Camelina and Vitamin E.
- Regenerating Night Cream: Another award-winning night cream with Cocoa, Rose, Macadamia, Hemp, Sea Buckthorn, Mallow, Yarrow, Willow and Vitamin E - replenishing the skin overnight for fresh, soft and glowing skin by morning.
- Stretch Mark Cream: Beyond`s pregnancy and stretch mark creams use organic cocoa butter as a key ingredient to help effectively reduce the appearance of stretch marks as well with Shea, Rosehip, Rosemary, Calendula, Chamomile, Vitamin C and E to moisturise, replenish and regenerate the skin.
When looking for products containing Organic Cocoa Butter, it is important to read the ingredient list and choose certified brands that prioritize high-quality, organic ingredients such as Beyond Organic Skincare. Organic certification labels on the product packaging can help ensure the authenticity of the ingredient.
So lets all Celebrate World Chocolate Day by enjoying chocolate in its various forms while also appreciating the role of cocoa butter in making all its blends truly irresistible.