Want to nourish your skin with a luxurious homemade body butter? There is nothing more pampering than a rich creamy body butter, prepared from the purest natural ingredients. A body butter makes a great addition to your skincare routine and offers the perfect way to intensively hydrate it. Prepared by combining oils with butters, it […]
Shea butter is a substance that is widely popular for its use in beauty products. However, there are some distinct differences between unrefined and refined organic shea butter with regard to their uses. Here are the uses and benefits when it comes to shea butter that you should know about. Extraction of Shea Butter Shea […]
Natural cocoa butter is a vegetable fat that is extracted from the cocoa bean. First, the cocoa beans are fermented, then roasted, and finally removed from their shells. Here are the differences between unrefined and deodorised cocoa butter along with some uses and benefits of each product. Unrefined Versus Deodorised Cocoa Butter In its natural […]
Cocoa butter is a natural, pure vegetable fat that comes from the cocoa bean. Cocoa beans are found inside the cocoa pods, which grow from the cacao tree. Cacao pods are also where we get cocoa from to make chocolate. Cocoa butter has a pale yellow colour and, if it’s good quality, an irresistible chocolate […]
The beauty of essential oils is in more than its smell. Essential oils not only smell beautiful, but also have beneficial properties depending on their application. However, it is important to know the difference between their various “notes” and how they can be optimally used with other products, such as Shea butter. What are “notes” […]
Known for its great moisturising properties, Shea Butter has been a popular addition to skin care routines for men and women across the globe. Available from beauty stores and skincare providers, it comes in many forms and is a great addition to your vanity. But what makes Shea Butter so special?