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Work With Me Wednesday: Mafura Butter

Welcome back to Work With Me Wednesday. I always enjoy when you tag along with me in the lab. Today, I want to introduce you to a new ingredient I'm exploring and loving. It's Mafura butter.     Mafura butter is found in southern Africa. It's pressed from the Cape Mahogany tree. That's why it's also called, "cape mahogany," "natal mahogany," and "tree mahogany." Mafura butter is rich in essential fatty acids like linoleic, palmitic, stearic, and oleic acids. Essential fatty acids help build our natural skin barrier and keep skin moisturized. This is key for people with dry, eczema-prone skin. Mafura butter has many benefits, it's: antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory, wound healing, a skin moisturizer, treats skin problems, a hair...

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