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COCOA

Theobroma cacao

  • History

    According to legend, the cacao tree was given to man by the god Quetzalcoatl to express his gratitude for the heroic action of an Aztec princess. From her blood grew the cacao tree, whose fruits conceal a treasure: bitter, strong and red seeds.

  • Location

    Cocoa seeds used in butter come from Dominican Republic

  • Melvita's Commitment

    Cocoa butter is particularly recommended for its emollient, softening, nourishing and protecting properties. It is ideal for treating dry and sensitive skin.