Cocoa Butter: The Magic Ingredient Your Skin Needs This Winter

Written by Sanya HamdaniSep 16, 2023
Cocoa butter: The magic ingredient your skin needs this winter

If you haven’t already, it’s time to stock up on creamy and buttery moisturisers to tackle all the dryness winter is going to leave you with. While you’re at it don’t just pick any moisturiser that promises intense moisturising. A little research never caused any harm, did it? We being the beauty and skin care enthusiasts that we are decided to look what works best to keep skin soft, supple and glowing in winter and the answer is Cocoa butter!

Here’s what this wonderful ingredient does to your skin.


Keeps skin hydrated and healthy

Heals chapped lips

Unlike other moisturising ingredients, cocoa butter does not hydrate only the surface of the skin. High in fatty acids, it seeps deep into the layers of the skin to heal it from the inside too and offering longer hours of moisturising. Finding pure cocoa butter and incorporating it in your skin care can be quite a task, instead go for the Vaseline Total Moisture Cocoa Butter Body Lotion. It contains cocoa butter and shea butter in the right amounts to give you long lasting intense hydration.


Repairs skin cells

Heals chapped lips

Rich in anti-oxidants cocoa butter fights free radical damage, meaning it protects skin from the signs of aging, dull skin as well as dark patches. Regular use of cocoa butter keeps skin healthy and younger looking. This gentle ingredient eases skin irritations such as dermatitis and eczema.


Reduces spots and scars

Heals chapped lips

Regular use of cocoa butter helps reduce scars from pimples and acne. The healing properties of cocoa butter make it an excellent product to get rid hyperpigmentation and uneven skin tone.


Imparts a healthy glow

Heals chapped lips

Cocoa butter melts at skin temperature; it is easily absorbed by your skin and imparts a healthy glow. If your skin lacks lustre, looks dull and rough it’s time to start using cocoa butter based moisturisers and improve the texture of your skin.


Heals chapped lips

Heals chapped lips

Winters are harsh on your lips, without intense moisturising they can leave you with dry and chapped lips. Cocoa butter lip balm works very well in winter, applying it on a daily basis makes lips soft and plump naturally. The Vaseline Lip Care Cocoa Butter in enriched with the goodness on cocoa butter and shea butter to keep lips soft and smooth.

Sanya Hamdani

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Sanya Hamdani is a skincare enthusiast and lipstick hoarder, she truly believes no two red lipsticks look exactly alike. With a Master's degree in Communication & Journalism and 5+ years of digital writing experience up her sleeve, Sanya has some of the biggest beauty experts in the country on her speed dial. When she's not swatching products or writing about the latest trends in beauty, you will find her watching F.R.I.E.N.D.S. or cooking up a storm in the kitchen.


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