Recipes For Better Skin

Raw Chocolate

by Blake Cooley on Sep 28, 2021

Raw Chocolate

This one is perfect for those with a sweet tooth and the chocolate lovers out there! Did you know that chocolate without added sugar can be very healthy for you? Dark chocolate has been shown to help improve skin appearance due to its flavonoid content. This happens through a mechanism that helps increase blood flow to the skin and improve your skin’s hydration. Plain dark chocolate can be extremely bitter, which is why creating a quick and simple recipe can help make dark chocolate delicious! 

This easy recipe is created by simply mixing all the dry ingredients together, adding the melted coconut oil, maple syrup, and stevia. Give it a good mix to combine. Cover with plastic wrap and pour the mixture onto a plate, refrigerate for only 30 minutes and this dark chocolate will break into pieces! 

You will need:

  • ⅓ cup of raw cacao powder
  • 1 tablespoon maca powder
  • 1 tablespoon lucuma powder
  • 6 tablespoons coconut oil, melted
  • 1 tablespoon maple syrup
  • 1 tablespoon cacao nibs
  • Stevia, to taste
  • Touch of sea salt