Murumuru Butter

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Murumuru Butter is pressed from the reddish-orange fruits of the Astrocaryum murumuru tree. This tall palm tree is native to Brazil and other regions of the Amazon.

Our Murumuru Butter is a versatile vegetable butter that possesses a firm yet somewhat creamy texture. The solidity can vary depending on the temperature stored at, but in warmer room temperature conditions, it can be easily scooped from the container. It melts upon contact with the skin.

Our Murumuru Butter is carefully stored and packaged to maintain the purity, freshness and beneficial properties of this premium quality, nutritive butter.


Murumuru Butter possesses a lovely, desirable texture and consistency that is slightly softer than most expeller pressed vegetable butters. It is a soothing, protective and nourishing addition for products intended to moisturize and protect all skin types, most especially dry, cracked and problem skin. Its unique composition of essential fatty acids help support normal skin elasticity. It is also well suited for use in formulations intended for mature skin.


  • Highly Moisturizing
  • Natural Emollient
  • Characteristic Light, Nutty Aroma
  • Pale Brown Hue
  • Solid, But Soft, Consistency at Room Temperature
  • Easily Melts Upon Contact With Skin
  • Anti-Allergenic
  • Anti-Inflammatory
  • Antioxidant
  • Fatty Acid Composition:
  • C8:0 Caprylic: 0.0-3.0%
  • C10:0 Capric 1.0-5.0%
  • C12:0 Lauric 40.0-55.0%
  • C14:0 Myristic 15.0-27.0%
  • C16:0 Palmitic 6.0-10.0%
  • C18:0 Stearic 3.5-6.0%
  • C18:1 Oleic 11.0-18.0%
  • C18:2 Linoleic 5.0-12.0%

Murumuru Butter is Perfectly Suited for the Following Personal Care Applications:

  • Skin Care
  • Lip Care
  • Hair Care
  • Cosmetics
  • Aromatherapy

Recommended Usage Rate: 1-100%

Origin: Brazil
INCI: Astrocaryum Murumuru Seed Butter
Extraction Method: Expeller Pressed
Shelf Life: 1 Year
Saponification Value (mg KOH/g oil): 245 - 260
SAP Multiplier for NaOH: 0.18
SAP Multiplier for KOH: 0.253

Documents: Safety Data Sheet   Specifications

Wholesale Pricing: [wholesale pricing info]
  4 fl oz., $13.07 Temporarily Out of Stock
  16 fl oz., $40.42
  64 fl oz., $129.61 Temporarily Out of Stock
  1 gal., $205.62 * Temporarily Out of Stock
  44 lbs., $892.84 * ^ Temporarily Out of Stock


*This item does not qualify for any promotional discounts.

^This product will ship separately.

Customer Ratings and Reviews

Average Rating:   

Rating: 5 out of 5

Reviewed By: Susan

Posted: Tuesday, January 03, 2017

Location: Middleville, MI

Comments: Love the Murumuru Butter. I will purchase it again. Great for moisturizing dry skin. Great to add to lotions and body butters.

Rating: 5 out of 5

Reviewed By: Mary

Posted: Friday, September 23, 2016

Location: Tulalip, WA

Rating: 1 out of 5

Reviewed By: Melanie

Posted: Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Location: Sacramento, CA

Comments: Rancid. Contacted company and no response.

FNWL Response: Hi Melanie, please be assured that our Murumuru Butter is fresh. Upon receiving your complaint, our staff took another close look at our current lot of Murumuru Butter and confirmed its fresh and free of any odor that could imply rancidity. Our Customer Care Manager left a voicemail for you at the number associated with your account and has been trying to reach you for at least two weeks now to learn more about your experiences. It's unlikely but certainly possible that we may have sent you a different butter accidentally labeled as the Murumuru - that might be why it was different in texture and aroma from what you expected for Murumuru Butter. At your earlier convenience, would you please call us toll free at (800) 340-0080 or (203) 702-2500 so that we assist you further. Thanks very much.

Rating: 5 out of 5

Reviewed By: Julie

Posted: Tuesday, December 02, 2014

Location: Bountiful, UT

Comments: I really love the feel of this butter.

Total Number of Ratings: 19
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