PRODUCT: Pure Murumuru butter (Astrocaryum murumuru). Wild-Harvested in Peru (free of chemical inputs). Cold-pressed. Fair Trade. Solid vacuum sealed block format.
PROFILE: Murumuru Butter has a unique composition of essential fatty acids and Pro-Vitamin A. It helps to restore elasticity of damaged and aging skin, and makes a highly suitable ingredient for use in formulations intended for mature skin. In addition, it is also use in products intended to moisturize and protect dry and cracked skin.
APPLICATION: A high-performance natural ingredient in skin and hair care products. Typically used in balms, make-up foundations and bar soaps as an emollient. Use from 3% to 100% pure.
SUSTAINABILITY: Candela Peru is a leading supplier of natural butters and oils to the cosmetics industry. Their responsible wild-harvest and fair-trade operations promote Amazonian conservation and sustainable employment. This Murumuru is produced in a fair trade partnership with the Santa Teresa community in Ucayali, Peru.
RAW VS DEODORIZED: Deodorization is a steam process, which results in a neutral aroma but less beneficial antioxidants. Raw Murumuru still has much less scent than raw Cupuaçu or Cacao.
*Very low stock on Raw Murumuru until the new harvest in April, 2021.
VOLUME DISCOUNTS: Please contact us for volumes over 10kg's for preferential pricing.