*Please order at your own discretion, we do ship with cold packs but, cannot guarantee the product not melting in extreme heat* as always - Kreamie's Cocoa butter is whipped soft - melting in your hands! Nothing is stripped from our cocoa butter - All nutrients are in tact for great skin health! Cocoa butter comes from the cocoa bean which is found inside the cocoa pod which grows on from the cacao tree. Cacao pods are also where we get cocoa from to make chocolate – that’s why our great-quality cocoa butter has a wonderful chocolate-y scent. Benefits to Skin Antioxidants: Cocoa butter is high in antioxidants, which help fight off free radicals. Free radicals are causes of skin stressers and signs of aging. Stretch Mark Reducer: Cocoa butter is widely noted to help reduce stretch marks. There are no guarantees, but it seems like the secret tip is shared with every pregnant woman in the world. And many women claimed regular use of cocoa butter was what kept their stretch marks away. People also say it has helped heal scars. Deep Hydration: Cocoa butter is high in fatty acids and hydrates the skin deeply. Sensitive Skin Healer: cocoa butter has been noted to help skin irritations such as eczema and dermatitis. Cocoa butter melts at skin temperature, but is rather hard at lower temperatures. Put a piece of butter in your palm and it will soon start melting. It helps keep it thick, but melts and moisturizes deeply upon touch.