The animal origins of butter give it an elusive quality not found in botanical essences. It is commonly used in natural perfumery for its fixative qualities and the ability to add a rich, silky aroma to blends, and to highlight other essential oils. Its creamy aromatic profile is smooth, milky and fatty like buttered popcorn. An excellent way to round out bright florals and citrus.
Butter essential oil is commonly used for its outstanding skincare and anti-aging applications as the myriad of fatty acids in the oil provide an array of benefits including moistening, purifying, strengthening and rejuvenating. This extremely rich composition of nutrients are known to be beneficial for skin health and are more commonly found in healthful seed and nut oils. The principal constituents in our Butter CO2 select extraction are Palmitic Acid 29.1 %, Oleic Acid 24.2%, Myristic Acid 15.5%, Lauric Acid 6.2%, Stearic Acid 5.7%, and Capric Acid 4.9%, with smaller amounts of other fatty acids.
Blends With: Black Pepper, Cinnamon, Cardamom, Clove, Cacao, Coconut, Jasmine, Lemon, Neroli, Patchouli, Sandalwood, Vanilla, Ylang Ylang, Citrus oils