Like HowStuffWorks on Facebook!

10 Types of Body Butter

        Health | Spa Health


Cocoa butter is the fat from a cocoa bean -- it's another one of those multitasking moisturizers that's been used for centuries all over the world. Besides having strong emollient properties, it's known to stimulate collagen and elastin production, reduce the appearance of stretch marks and scars and relieve eczema and dermatitis flare-ups. Smells great, too!