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INCI Name: Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter
Product Code: CB01
CAS #: 8002-31-1
Brand: Biochemica®

Biochemica® Cocoa Butter Nat is a natural product obtained from the fruit of the cacao tree (Theobroma cacao). From its seed kernels the butter is extracted and further processed and refined to obtain a tan colored butter which has a pleasant cocoa (chocolate-like) odor, suitable for cosmetics and toiletries. Cocoa Butter is of significant commercial importance in foods, pharmaceuticals and cosmetic applications. It is solid at room temperature, but melts readily on contact with the skin.

Suggested uses for Biochemica® Cocoa Butter Nat include creams, lotions, balms, make-up foundations, bar soaps, massage creams and a variety of other cosmetic applications. Use from 3% to 100% pure (as a butter-like balm). Efficacy: prevents drying of the skin and development of wrinkles. Reduces degeneration of skin cells and restores skin flexibility.

Features & Benefits:

  • Biodegradable
  • Bodying Agent
  • Emollient
  • Feel Modification/Enhancement
  • Film Former
  • Fragrant
  • Hair Conditioning Agent
  • Healing Promotion
  • Natural Product
  • Skin Hydration Agent
Appearance Tan colored fat
Free Fatty Acids (%) 0 - 2
Iodine Value (gI2/100g) 33 - 43
Melting Point (°C) 30 - 38
Odor Chocolate
Water [Moisture] (%) 0.2 Max
Insoluble In
  • Water
Soluble In
  • Cosmetic Esters
  • Vegetable Oil
  • Carton - 25kgs

Regional Approvals:

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • EU
  • New Zealand
  • US


  • After Sun Skin Care
  • Bar Soaps
  • Beach Wear Sun Care
  • Deodorants
  • Facial Skin Care
  • Foot Care
  • Hair Conditioners
  • Hand & Body Care
  • Lip Care
  • Shower Gels/Body Washes


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Name Regional Acceptance  Formula Number
Daily Wear Anti-Aging Cocoa Butter SPF 20 ZnO StickASEAN, Australia, Canada, EU, Japan, Korea, MERCOSUR, New Zealand, Philippines, Taiwan, USJZ11-272

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