A great substitute for Coconut and Palm Oil in Cold Process Soap. One pound of oil will come in either a 16 oz natural bottle with cap, sealed with generic label or Plastic Container depending on availability. Babassu Oil makes the skin feel smooth and conditioned. This oil penetrates quickly without a greasy after touch. A common additive in products formulated for dry scalp and itching skin. All Natural. Cold Pressed. Use in homemade belly balm, lotion bars, conditioner and more. Country Of Origin: Brazil Helpful Product Information: SAP Converted-KOH: 0.245 SAP Converted-NaOH : 0.175 International Nomenclature of Cosmetic Ingredients (INCI): Orbignya Oleifera Seed Oil Common Name Ingredient Listing (FDA Approved): Babassu Oil Directions: Measure and add to formula as directed. If solid, place bottle in hot water to liquify. Recommended use levels: Cold & Hot Process Soaps: 10-30% Lip Products: 2-10% Lotions & Creams: 2-5% SHELF LIFE: 2 years Common Uses: Body Oil. Lotion Bars. Cold & Hot Process Soap. Lotions. Scrubs. Points of Interest: Babassu palm is a tree native to Brazil. The fruit of the babassu palms looks like clusters of small coconuts. The oil that is extracted from the seeds of the babassu palm, Babassu Oil, is a very fast skin penetrating oil commonly used in lotions, creams, balms and soaps. Cold & Hot Process Soapmaking Saponification Information: SAP NaOH .175, SAP KOH .245 Recommended Crafter's Choice Color Additives: CP & HP Soap: Powder Pigment (mix in water phase), Mica Powder Lotions: Liquid Dyes, Powder Mica Scrubs: Powder Mica Recommended Crafter's Choice Aroma Additives: CP & HP Soap: Skin Safe Fragrance Oil - Maximum 6% CP & HP Soap: Skin Safe Essential Oil - Maximum 2% Lotions & Scrubs: Skin Safe Fragrance Oil - Maximum 3% Soap Lotions & Scrubs: Skin Safe Essential Oil - Maximum 1% Physical Form: Light Yellow Liquid Solubility: Insoluble in Water Country of Origin: Brazil Short Term Storage: Air tight container. Dark location. Cool room temperature. Long Term Storage: Removing air from storage container will delay oxidation and rancidity (may need to place in a smaller container). Refrigeration can extend shelf life.