One of the biggest mistake people do is bidding goodbye to the ritual of moisturizing the body as soon as winter goes. Our body needs moisturizing throughout the year, especially in the months when the dry and hot winds hit.
Body butters do not contain moisture in the form of water so they do not dry out your skin. In a way it is better than body lotions containing high amount of water which makes them mold quickly than body butters.
So, here is a list of some recommended body butters to take care of your skin:
Palmer’s cocoa butter formula with Vitamin E
Price:₹ 545 for 400ml
Produced by one of India’s oldest cosmetic brand Palmers, it contains both the goodness of rich cocoa butter and essential oils. This body butter is enriched with cocoa butter, vitamin E and other rich emollients. It is ideal for sensitive skin and adds gloss and radiance to the skin.
Kama Ayurveda Kokum and Almond Body Butter
Price: ₹1,495 for 200 gm
It is a perfect choice for the people having a preference for ayurvedic brands. Rich in vitamin E, minerals and vitamin A, this product is made with 100% organic cold pressed sweet almond oil and coconut oil. This thick rich body butter has an edge over others as it is helpful in lightening stretch marks. It has a nutty almond essence along with aloe vela juice which acts as an antiseptic agent.
The Body Shop Strawberry Body Butter
Price: ₹970 for 200 ml
With a guarantee of twelve months shelf life after opening, it is the perfect fruity choice which nourishes as well as lends a sweet strawberry scent to the skin.It contains cold-pressed strawberry seed oils. The pretty packaging in red is worth a mention and is a good valentine’s day gift to her.
Forest Essentials Velvet Silk Body Cream cocoa butter
Price: ₹1,595 for 200 gm
This body butter contains an excellent blend of herbs having antioxidants, Kokum butter, 30% cocoa, vitamin A and beeswax. Packaged in an elegant and beautiful tub, it contains cold-pressed organic oils which rejuvenates and stimulates the skin cells. Recommended for use after a spa treatment, it increases the elasticity of skin and also imparts a satin smoothness to it.
Inveda Body Butter cream
Price: ₹275 for 100 ml
Suitable for all types of skin, this body butter has a soothing texture and relaxing aroma which nourishes both the body and mind. It is enriched with vanilla and almond extracts and suggested to be used for a body massage. Though not sweat proof, it gets absorbed easily into the skin. It is paraben free and is not too thick.
Fabindia Rose and Almond Body Butter
Price: ₹275 for 100ml
This body butter is suggested to be applied on skin after a refreshing bath at the end of the day as the mesmerizing and soothing rose fragrance relaxes the senses as well as gives a sensuous feeling. It is very light and does not leave behind any greasy feeling or stickiness. It is extremely moisturizing and gets absorbed easily making the skin smooth and supple.
SeaSoul Moroccan Argan Body Butter Radiance
Price: ₹950 for 200 gm
This body butter has anti-aging and anti stressing agents in it which relieve skin blemishes like acne, blackheads etc. It is enriched with precious therapeutic minerals, shea butter, jojoba oil, sesame oil and Moroccan Argan oil which smoothens and re-hydrates the skin. It takes inspiration from the dead sea and is made up of natural ingredients.
Grace Cole Watermelon and Pink Grapefruit Body Butter
Price: ₹650 for 235 gm
Available in an eye catching neon pink colored tub, it is another favorite of fruit lovers who want to revive their senses with the delicious smells of pink grapefruit and watermelon. It is the body butter for summer as it gets absorbed into the skin in no time. Although it does not contain any SPF.
Even though body butters are not a conventional choice for the warmer months, one can give these body butters a try as they provide deep hydration to the skin, softens it and keeps the irritants out.