Research shows Ingredients in Sex Butter are safe and healing

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Research Shows:

In the organic field of cosmetics, many product manufacturers make all sorts of false claims:  the manufacturers of Sex Butter want to be a company that can back up their product with the scientific data that is surfacing daily in alternative health care.  Their Alchemist took great care in picking safe and healing oils.  Here is what the research shows about the main oils used in Sex Butter.

Coconut Oil

  • Coconut oil has been proven to be effective at healing dry flaky skin (Xerosis).  There is also some evidence that it has an anti-septic quality. [1] 
  •  Coconut oil has been proven to reduce the presence of bacteria on the skin in eczema. [2]
  • Coconut oil is also proving to be an antimicrobial and anti-fungal oil. [3], [4]
  • Coconut oil is currently being researched for its antiviral properties and a potential role in the fight against HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases. [5]
  • Coconut oil is edible: it tastes of coconut and is safe for use internally and topically.

Shea Butter

  • Shea butter contains compounds that are proving to have anti-tumor effects and a powerful topical anti-inflammatory.  [6] 
  • Shea butter is proclaimed in many cultures as a medicinal skin treatment for a range of skin conditions including wrinkles, dry skin, scars, stretch marks, rashes and burns
  • It lends a chocolaty flavor to Sex Butter, it is also safe to eat and use internally and topically.

Cocoa Butter

  • With vitamin E and antioxidants Cocoa Butter has long been used for skin aliments from burns and rashes to stretch marks and wrinkles.  
  • There is some evidence that cocoa mass polyphenol (CMP) also found in chocolate can hinder the growth of cancer cells. [7]   I
  • It, also, lends a chocolaty flavor to Sex Butter, is safe to eat and use internally and topically.

Jojoba Oil

  • Jojoba oil is a native plant to the Southwestern United States, Native Americans have been using the oil for skin and hair for hundreds of years. 
  • The chemical composition of jojoba oil is much like the oils that human skin naturally produces. 
  • Jojoba oil is a natural pesticide for plants. [8] 
  • Jojoba oil is showing promising results in use for psoriasis, acne, and other minor skin irritations. [9] 
  • It is edible, and safe for use internally and topically.

Grape Seed

  • Grape seed contains antioxidants that protect the skin. 
  • The proanthocyanidin antioxidants in grape seed are 20 times more powerful than antioxidants in vitamin E and 50 times more powerful than those in vitamin C
  • Grape seed promotes elasticity, health, flexibility, and more youthful looking skin.
  • Grape seed bonds with collagen, protects the skin from free radicals, improves circulation in body tissues.  [10]
  • It is edible, and safe for use internally and topically. Studies shown here prove there are many healing properties to these oils for your skin and body tissues.  
We encourage you to use the oils for more than just lubricant.  We have many reports of the oils being beneficial for all sorts of skin conditions in woman, man, and pet.  All the oils are safe for consumption but we suggest you not actually eat them. 
  Sources:
  1. Agero, A L, Verallo-Rowell VM. A randomized double-blind controlled trial comparing extra virgin coconut oil with mineral oil as a moisturizer for mild to moderate xerosis.Pubmed.gov. 14 Sept. 2004. National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine. 26 Mar. 2011http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15724344
  2. Verallo-Rowell VM, Dillague KM, Syah-Tjundawan BS. Novel antibacterial and emollient effects of coconut and virgin olive oils in adult atopic dermatitis. Pubmed.gov. Nov. 2008. National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine. 26 Mar. 2011 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19134433
  3. Nevin KG, Rajamohan T. Effect of topical application of virgin coconut oil on skin components and antioxidant status during dermal wound healing in young rats.Pubmed.gov. 3 June 2010. National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine. 26 Mar. 2011 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20523108
  4. Feldmeier H. Tungiasis and cutaneous larva migrans: unpleasant travel souvenirs. Pubmed.gov. Dec. 2009. National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine. 26 Mar. 2011 <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20088345
  5. Dayrit, MD. FACC. FPCC. FPCP, Conrado S. Coconut Oil in Health and Disease: Its and Monolaurin’s Potential as Cure For HIV/AIDS. 26 Mar. 2011 <http://www.coconutoil.com/Dayrit.pdf>. 
  6. Akihisa T, Kojima N, Kikuchi T, Yasukawa K, Tokuda H, T Masters E, Manosroi A, Manosroi J. Anti-inflammatory and chemopreventive effects of triterpene cinnamates and acetates from shea fat. Pubmed.gov. 2010. National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine. 26 Mar. 2011 <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20484832>. 
  7. Facts on Cocoa Butter. ed. Livestrong.com. 18 Nov. 2009. Lance Armstrong Foundation. 27 Mar. 2011 <http://www.livestrong.com/article/3087-facts-cocoa-but...>.
  8. Vandermark, Traci. Livestrong.com: Uses for Jojoba Oil. Ed. Libby Swope Wiersema. 22 Mar. 2010. Lance Armstrong Foundation. 27 Mar. 2011 <http://www.livestrong.com/article/96439-uses-jojoba-oil/>. 
  9. Jojoba. Drugs.com. 2009. Wolters Kluwer Health. 27 Mar. 2011 <http://www.drugs.com/npp/jojoba.html>. 
  10. hi J, Yu J, Pohorly JE, Kakuda Y. Polyphenolics in grape seeds-biochemistry and functionality.Pubmed.gov. Winter 2003. National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine.
  11. Mar. 2011 <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14977436>