Coconut oil (Cold-pressed fresh coconut)
55 ml./100 ml./200 ml.
Organic, Soil association sertificate
Origin: Sri Lanka
Contains at least 50% Laurin acid.
This coconut oil is pressed not from a dried but fresh coconut, so it does not have a strong coconut smell, almost odorless. However, it is believed that unrefined cold-pressed oil from fresh coconut retains more useful material than the one of dried coconut.
Coconut oil contains no less than 50% Laurin acid, which is found in breast milk. Laurin acid strenthens immunity. Studies have shown that Laurin acid is an effective fight against viruses: HIV, herpes, influenza, and some bacteria in the body: h. pylori, Giardia lamblia. For more information, see the study here.
Coconut oil is suitable for skin care because helps to maintain skin elasticity, avoid stretch marks or wrinkles. Coconut oil is excellent moisturizer for dehydrated body skin; it also restores dehydrated hair, softens, nourishes and returns natural shine.
Unrefined coconut oil is a gentle and natural protection from sun up to 2 SPF.
It is suitable for cooking.
IMPORTANT. Unrefined coconut oil is usually solid in consistency and becomes liquid at 24 ° C, but it does not affect the oil properties. Oil thickens again in the fridge.
Coconut oil in cosmetics
Coconut oil is used as body moisturizer: apply a small amount of coconut oil on your hands to warm it, apply all over the body, including face. Oil can be used to moisten babies’ skin, décolletage area, make-up treatment, moisturize skin around eyes.
Hair mask: spread the oil over the entire length of the hair, gently massage into the scalp. Keep the hair mask for 30-60 minutes and wash hair with normal shampoo.
Hair tip reconstructor: warm a small amount of coconut oil in hands and easily moisten dry or damp hair tips, do not wash it.