Texiterra™ Cocoa Butter Crystals

Texiterra® Cocoa Butter Crystals is a free-flowing spray crystallised form of Fairtrade Cocoa Butter.  It is refined and deodorised, cream to pale yellow in colour and has its main uses in cosmetics and toiletries.  Known for its excellent moisturising properties, it is often recommended for the prevention of stretch marks, treatment of chapped skin and lips and as a daily moisturiser.  Helps to deliver deep, lasting hydration without feeling greasy, and a natural source of skin nourishment. Texiterra® Cocoa Butter Crystals has a melting point close to skin temperature it is especially suited for lip salves and body balms.

Texiterra® Cocoa Butter Crystals is available in 25Kg cartons. Texiterra® Cocoa Butter Crystals should be stored below 25°C in unopened, unbroken packaging in a cool, dry and well-ventilated place, avoiding sunlight and rain.


Key benefits:

  • Soothes and nourishes dry skin
  • Excellent moisturiser
  • Typical properties
  • Applications
  • Resources
  • Formulations
  • Regional availability and certification

Typical properties

INCI name

Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter


  • Appearance – Free flowing cream to pale yellow crystals
  • Odour – Odourless
  • Melting range (°C) – 25 – 36
  • Loss on drying (%) – ≤0.10
  • Fatty acids – ≤1.75
  • Iodine value (g I2/100g) – 32 – 42
  • Saponification value (mg KOH/g) 192 – 197


Texiterra Cocoa Butter Crystals suggested uses include creams, lotions, balms, decorative cosmetics, skin care, hair care, bar soaps, massage creams and a variety of cosmetic and OTC pharmaceutical applications. Use from 1% to 100% (example: lip salve balm).

Skin care

  • Face / neck skin care
  • Cleansers
  • Lip care
  • SPF moisturisers
  • Gradual tan / Tinted moisturisers

Sun protection

  • Moisturiser
  • Kids Sun protection
  • SPF Spray
  • Aftersun

Body care

  • Lotions / Balms
  • Creams
  • Emulsion Sprays
  • Shaving / Hair removal
  • Foot care
  • Specialist - (e.g. Dry skin, Anti-cellulite)

Antiperspirants & Deodorants

  • Sticks (cream)


  • Lotions / balms / creams

Mens grooming

  • Shaving
  • Styling - Beards


  • Lotion
  • Creams / balms


Data sheets

  • Texiterra™ Cooca Butter Crystals - English Download


Download formulation sheet

Regional availability and certification

Available In:

Europe, Asia, North America, Latin America, Australasia*

*Check with your local Scott Bader representative for availability.

  • Vegan friendly
  • IECIC listed


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