Kokum butter:

Helps prevents drying of the skin

Helps heal ulcers, heal fissures of the lips, hands and soles of feet

Helps regenerates skin cells & reduces degeneration of skin cells

Non-pore clogging (non-comodegenic)

Contains 80% stearic-oleic-stearic triglycerides

Contains antioxidant properties

Helps stabilize emulsions

High oxidative stability

Softens the skin and restores skin flexibility

Tucuma butter

is rich in palmitic, stearic, oleic and linoleic acids – essential in healthy cell development, moderation of the immune system, metabolic regulation and continuance of healthy skin and hair.

Due to its pure and organic nature, Tucuma butter can also be used for those with sensitive skin.

It is great moisturizing and emollient butter.

Shea Butter :

The concentration of natural vitamins and fatty acids in Shea butter makes it incredibly nourishing and moisturizing for skin. It is often used to remedy dry skin and to help protect the skin’s natural oils.

It reduces Inflammation: A 2010 study found that due to its cinnamic acid and other natural properties, shea butter is a powerful anti-inflammatory.  It can reduce skin inflammation and even potentially help avoid skin mutations. This also makes it beneficial for some people with acne.

Shea butter aids in the skin’s natural collagen production and contains oleic, stearic, palmitic and linolenic acids that protect and nourish the skin to prevent drying. With long term use, many people report skin softening and strengthening as well as wrinkle reduction.

Mango Butter:

Has skin softening, soothing & moisturizing properties.

Helps to combat dry skin, eczema and dermatitis.

Is helpful in protecting the skin from the weather and UV radiation.

Said to be effective at reducing fine lines and wrinkles.

Reported to benefit frostbite, sunburn, insect bites, rashes and stretch marks.

Contains anti-oxidant, anti-inflammatory and anti-ageing properties.

Is non-greasy and absorbs easily into the skin.

Has a shelf life of up to 24 months if stored in a cool, dry, dark location.

Jojoba oil

Is an effective acne remedy because it has anti-inflammatory properties.

Jojoba oil has the  ability to reduce symptoms of skin infections

and offers anti-bacterial benefits as well.

A combination of anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial characteristics helps to reduce various skin problems including eczema and psoriasis.

Jojoba oil also contains a substance known as myristic acid which can be used for treating arthritis and rheumatism



                          Staying green and  Eco-friendly one Massage at a time!

The five oils / butters  I blend together and why I choose these five.