Just Coconut Oil (virgin)
100% pure Coconut Oil is a natural product, which comes from a vegetable source, free from pesticides, chemicals, preservatives and contaminants. It helps to keep skin young and healthy, and free of disease. Coconuts have been used for centuries as a source of food and medicines by people in the South Pacific, South and Central America, Africa, Central America and Asia. It is used in many Ayurvedic preparations
Use coconut on the skin daily * As a natural moisturiser * As a barrier cream to protect skin exposed to water and the environment. * To oil the skin of babies who are sensitive to ordinary products * To soothe and protect skin that has eczema and psoriasis * To soften and heal dry, cracked or flaky skin * To help prevent premature aging and wrinkling of the skin * To reduce inflammation and to boost cell regeneration * Massage into hair and leave overnight before washing for shiny healthy hair. Information from “The Healing Miracles of Coconut Oil“ by Bruce Fife.
Coconut uses for cooking and eating * According to Food Matters dairy free coconut oil is rich in fibre and nutrients and may help to control blood sugars, diabetes and excess weight. It is extremely flexible and can be used as a butter substitute or cooking ingredient and does not change its chemical structure when heated. * Helps absorption of fat soluble vitamins. For more recipes see “The Coconut Diet” by Cherie Calbom
According to Dr. Bruce Fife in “The Healing Miracles of Coconut Oil” it:
* helps to control dandruff when used as a hair conditioner (massage two teaspoons of warm oil into the scalp at night, then shampoo off in the morning)