Mango Butter, Unrefined
TIMELESS Pure, Unrefined Mango Butter
Botanical name : Mangifera indica
Extraction method / Source : Cold Pressed / Kernel of the fruit
Shelf Life : 24 months or more, if stored in an airtight container away from heat and light.
Plant description : Botanical family : Anacardiaceae Mango is a tall tropical evergreen tree that grows to heights of 100 – 130 feet. It produces leaves which are orange at first, but dark green at maturity. Its small, white, sweet smelling flowers develop into large, juicy sweet fruits with a single large seed, or kernel. The trees are grown primarily for their edible fruit, and the kernels are pressed for oil.
Regions of Production : India
Growing Practices : Cultivated without the use of chemical fertilizers or pesticides.
Characteristics : Solid at room temperature, this butter melts and absorbs readily on the skin. It has a creamy texture, off white color, and mild sweet odor.
Properties : Emollient, regenerative
Uses : Mango butter is an exceptional ingredient for skin care, making excellent quality soaps, moisturizers and hair products. It is a quick first aid for insect bites and sunburn.
Safety : Nontoxic. Avoid if you are allergic to mangoes.
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