Features: Enriched with natural Shea and Cocoa Butter, this unscented hand cream that absorbs quickly to protect, nourish, and moisturise the skin. Blend your own essential oils to create a unique and extremely effective moisturiser. Quick-absorbing. Remarkably softening. Just a light application and your hands will feel pampered and protected all day. Paraben-free; Sulfate-Free; propylene glycol-free, DEA-free and artificial colour-free.
Preservation: This formula contains sufficient paraben-free preservative system to last two to three years shelf life under normal conditions. However, should you wish to add more than 10% extra material or dilute the product by adding more than 10% water we recommend that you add an additional 0.1% preservative (per 10% of added material), using preservatives such as Plantaserv P or Plantaserv Q.
Aroma: Unscented - very slight base odour characteristic of Cocoa butter, Mango Butter and Shea Butter, easily overcome with essential or fragrant oils.
Fragrancing: Try 3 to 7 drops of essential oil or fragrant oil to 100gm of hand & nail cream. The options are endless with this product, be creative and experiment with your favorite oils.
Colour: Uncoloured - white base colour easily coloured with water soluble colours.
Colouring: Make a dilute solution of water soluble food colours in water. Try 1 to 5 drops of dilute colours to 100gm of hand & nail cream.
Usage: A rich emollient base that can be used (as is) as a moisturiser (occlusive-type), or as a base for preparing rich emollient creams or lotions. To use as is, take the desired amount of hand & nail cream and warm slightly (< 40oC). Add active ingredients, essential oils and/or colour to suit your particular purpose and cool.
Features: Solid to semi-solid base with the consistency of a thick cream.