Kokum Butter, from India, is prized for its essential fatty acid content. One of the most balanced, of all the botanicals, it is the perfect addition to all of your bath and body lotions, creams and butter blends.
Kokum Butter is one of the hardest of the natural butters, with a complex of oleic, palmitic, and stearic acid content, it's a great addition to products where you'd like to reduce, or avoid, straight fatty acids for better label appeal.
Kokum Butter is well known for it's emollient, and regenerative, properties making it one of the best choices for damaged skin preparations. One of the most useful butters for inflamed skin preparation and enhanced barrier formation.
Kokum Butter, in formulation, is high enough in fatty acids to improve emulsion stability and offer thickness without stiffness. Perfect for all of your bath and body products.
- nurtures damaged skin
- soothes inflammed skin
- provides a supple skin feel
- emulsion stabilizer and thickener
- improved barrier for natural hydration
- creams and lotions: 2 to 3%
- salves and balms: 10 to 20%
- w/o body butters and creams: 3 to 8%
- conditioners: 1 to 2%
- dry skin therapy
- inflamed skin treatments
- hair conditioners
- body creams, lotions, butters
||Off White / Brittle / Butter / Fat Shavings
||Characteristic / Fatty
||Tightly Sealed / Protected from Heat / Light
||24 Months Properly Handled / Stored
Kokum Butter, along with the Cocoa Butter, is one of the best butters to use for balms, and salves, because of it's brittle texture, where it will help you to create the, ever popular, gelled texture.