Botanical name: Theobroma granfidlorum
The cupuaçu, native to the Amazon, is a small tree from 4 to 8 meters (when cultivated) or up to 18 meters high (growing in the wild). It belongs to the same family as cocoa but of superior quality.
Cupuaçu butter has a very high water retention capacity that gives volume and fill wrinkles, as well as ensuring lasting hydration to your skin. The combined action of phytosterols and polyphenols help to slow down the effects of aging on your skin. Naturally rich in phytosterols, that butter calms and protects damaged or sensitive skin.
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