Cacao absolute oil comes from the cocoa tree, the same tropical tree from which we get cocoa butter and cocoa powder, key ingredients in chocolate. Unlike cocoa butter and cocoa powder, cacao absolute is extracted from the raw, unroasted bean. It is extracted through a benign solvent extraction that does not contain any harmful hexanes. The familiar and pleasant smell of chocolate acts on the hippocampus, the emotional center of the brain, and reduces stress while giving rise to feelings of relaxation and euphoria.
This CO2-extracted butter essential oil contains the volatile aroma components found in natural milk butter. Butter essential oil is commonly used for its outstanding skincare and anti-aging applications as the fatty acids in the oil provide an array of benefits including moistening, purifying, strengthening and rejuvenating. The oil is recommended for acneic conditions as well as wrinkling and dryness.
Peppermint Essential Oil has been used for thousands of years for its digestive and concentrative benefits. Menthol in Peppermint Essential Oil provides a calming and numbing effect, which may help alleviate headaches, anxiousness, digestion aid, and skin irritation.
This CO2 Extracted Vanilla Essential Oil contains 12% vanillin, the aroma is strong yet not overpowering (compare to 10 fold with only 1.4% vanillin. CO2 vanilla oil is extremely therapeutic, gentle and aromatic. Vanillin has been studied and proven for its anti-mutagenic activity of the cells and to inhibit chemical carcinogenesis.