Shorea Stenoptera (Illipe) Butter), also commonly referred to as Illipe butter is a very unique, sought after butter. It is all natural butter Illipe butter naturally obtained Shorea Stenoptera. . The nuts of the shorea stenoptera seed contain a fat that is harvested naturally and then the fat is refined and deoderised. The end product, illipe butter is very similar to cocoa butter. However it has a higher melting point than cocoa butter, which makes it ideal for making specialty bases for bath and body and personal care products like body butters, creams, lotions, skin care and lip care products, balms, and hair care products like conditioners. Our Illipe butter is all natural, and is gently refined and deodorized for specialty cosmetic uses.
Our Illipe butter is designed and made for cosmetic applications, skin care and hair care products. It gives stable emulsions due to the uniform triglyceride composition. It has very good emolliency properties making it a very stable replacement for many synthetic emolliency enhancers. The butter has a fine softening effect and has good spreadability characteristics.
Efficacy: Illipe butter prevents drying of the skin due to its humectant and moisture binding properties.
Illipe Butter can be incorporated in high quantities since it has good stability.
Our Illipe Butter is the perfect base ingredient for making nourishing, moisturizing lotions, creams, hair care, skin care and lip care products and so much more.. As you formulate your products with this unique butter you will find more uses for it and it will become a "go-to" favorite. Many users tell us it is the perfect choice for helping dry & irritated skin conditions and good for wrinkles & for treatment of sun damaged skin.
Illipe butter is very moisturising, has emollient properties which makes it ideal for dry skin.It is nourishing and promotes elasticity and vitality for the skin. Illipe butter also benefits hair by improving elasticity and helps hair retain moisture.
Recommended/ Typical Usage Rate: 1-100%
Commonly used in anti-aging creams and lotions, bar soap, body wash, emollient, lip balm, lipsticks, shower gels, soap, and sun care products.
Keep in a cool (preferably below 72°F, the cooler the better), dark and dry store-room.
Under optimal storage conditions, in original unopened drums/containers, one year.