The best natural butters

The Best Butters & Oils to Hydrate Your Body

These safe and natural skin loving ingredients are beneficial to any skin type, but are especially soothing on dry, sensitive skin. We love using these nourishing and hydrating ingredients in our fresh handmade face and body lotions and balms. If used alone read more to see which butter or oil would work best for your skin type. Read on to see the best natural butters.

Coconut Oil 

This organic soft butter is one of the most beneficial and multi-purpose natural ingredients you can find-- and that’s why we love it so much! It melts on your skin and is incredibly hydrating and nourishing for any skin type. Loaded with vitamins and anti-bacterial properties you will find coconut oil in most of our handmade body butters and lip balms.

This oil has a slow absorption rate and can clog pores easily. This is a good oil for normal to dry or sensitive skin.

Tips for Use: Natural Hair Conditioner, Add a scoop to a warm bath to soften and hydrate skin, Intense Hydrating Body Oil

Featured In: Lip Balm, Dead Sea Mud Mask, Sugar Scrubs

Sweet Almond Oil 

This light and rich oil is loaded with Vitamin E & D and is full of antioxidants and emollient properties. It’s fast absorbing and doesn’t clog your pores which makes it our oil of choice when handcrafting lotions and cleansers for dry, sensitive or aging skin. This is a key ingredient in our best selling dry skin cream.

This oil has a slow absorption rate, but does not clog pores easily. This is a very hydrating oil for normal to combo skin types

Tips for Use: Massage Oil – add a little essential oils to this carrier oil for the perfect body massage oil

Featured In: Dry Skin Cream

Sunflower Seed Oil 

This light and silky oil is loaded with Vitamin E, C, A & D and is full of antioxidants. It’s one of the lightest and fast absorbing oils around and doesn’t clog your pores. This is our oil of choice when handcrafting lotions or cleansers for normal to oily skin.

This oil has a slow absorption rate but does not clog pores. This is the perfect oil for oily skin types.

Tips for Use: Put 1 part sunflower oil and 4 parts water in a spray bottle for a homemade defrizz spray.

Featured In: Lip Balm, Sugar Scrubs, Mascara

Shea Butter

 Shea Butter is a fat extracted from the nut of the African Shea tree. This organic butter is loaded with Vitamins A, D & E and is used for hydration and rejuvenation. We love adding this beneficial skin-loving butter to our handmade body butters, creams and lip balms.

This butter can be melted down to create a liquid oil and does not clog pores despite its thick and slower absorption rate.

Tips for Use: Deep Scalp Treatment, Whipped Shea Butter (melt and whip for 5 minutes!) for extremely dry skin.

Featured in: Lip Balms, Face Cream

Jojoba Oil

Jojoba oil comes from the seed of the Jojoba plant grown in desert areas of Arizona, California and Mexico. Jojoba is a liquid wax that is very similar to your skin's sebum. When applied to your skin the skin registers it as natural moisture and will not produce excess oil. It's also high in vitamins A, B and E and is antibacterial and fungal.

This oil has an average absorption rate and does not clog pores making it the perfect oil for oily to acne prone skin types.

Tips for Use: Makeup Removal, Facial Oil or Scalp Treatment

Featured in: Whipped Lotion, Makeup Remover, Lip Gloss

You can find all these natural organic butters in Moody Sisters Bath & Body Care, Lip Balms and Facial Care.