"Tucuma butter is derived from the tucuma palm seeds. Tucuma seeds are naturally found in Brazil in the tucuma fruit," says Chimento. It contains antioxidant polyphenols and a high level of moisturizing fatty acids. And like murumuru butter, tucuma butter is used to treat dry and frizzy hair, adds Chimento
here does tucuma butter come from?
Comes in one pound container.
Please keep in mind that this tucuma butter is not a whipped butter. It is a butter in it's natural form. If you would like it to be whipped it would have to be requested. At no additional cost.
Made from tucuma palm seeds and naturally found in Colombia and Brazil, tucuma butter has been praised for centuries for its deeply nourishing qualities. Its rich composition of fatty acids and vitamins makes this ingredient an excellent treat for dry skin.
inspite of it being a hard butter it has a silicone-like behaviour, once combined with other butters. Tucuma butter is unusually rich in lauric, myristic, and oleic acids; it is thus considered to have excellent emollient and skin-softening properties. As well, it is high in vitamin A, and its antioxidant properties lengthen its shelf life. Protects: It can shield hair from damage. "Tucuma butter is chock full of antioxidant polyphenols that battle free radicals.
Rich in vitamins, tucuma butter benefits skin by promoting long-lasting softness and retaining moisture. With tons of antioxidants in its emollient composition, this butter has been used as an effective way of moisturizing skin and tackling dryness for centuries.
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The quality of the product is good however, I had to purchase an oil to mix with it to use it regularly. I was not expecting it to be in a raw form.