- Botanical Name: Theobroma grandiflorum
- Extraction Method: Cold Pressed
- Obtained From: Seeds
- Origin: USA
- Usage Rate: 1-100%
It is hard at room temperature and has a very thick and creamy consistency. Cupuacu butter also has a mild and sweet aroma to it. **Common Uses:** Cupuacu Butter has a high capacity for water absorption, making it an excellent emollient, which can be used in body butters, creams, lotions, and foundations to prevent drying of the skin. **Recommended Usage:** Lotions & Creams: 3% - 5% Balms: 5% - 100% Bar Soaps: 3% - 6% Hair Conditioners: 2% - 5% **Shelf Life:** This butter should be stored in a cool dark place and has a shelf-life of approximately 1 year when stored properly.