INCI Name: Garcinia Indica Seed Butter
Properties: Unrefined, Raw, Non-deodorized & Unbleached
Filtered Kokum oil is poured into wooden moulds to create cubes of Kokum butter weighing 0.5 / 5.0 kg. Easy to handle and store, these cubes are used by small and large formulators alike. This product is unrefined, raw, non-deodorized, unbleached and does not contain any chemicals.
The kernels of Kokum seeds contain about 33 to 44 per cent of oil, this oil when kept at ambient temperatures has a tendency to remain in a solid state; oil in this form is commercially known as “Kokum butter”. Medicinal and antioxidant properties of Kokum butter are known to be useful in cosmetic applications. It can be diluted in base creams and other oils or applied neat. Kokum butter extracted from Kokum seed kernels is one of the most stable and hard vegetable butter available in the market. This butter is solid at room temperature but melts immediately on contact with the skin. It's triglyceride composition is uniform, and consists of up to 80% of stearic-oleic-stearic (SOS) triglycerides.