Botanical name: Cocos nucifera.
Melting temperature: 25-27°C ( 77-80°F), below this temperature is a solid/granular mass creamy.
Colour: from almost transparent to pale yellowish.
Produce: cold pressing method, unrefined.
Ingredients: a wide range of health-improving action of coconut oil, as well as a variety of cosmetic applications it is determined primarily by the concentration of saturated fatty acids (lauric (39-54%), myristic (15-23%), palmitic (7.5-10.5%), capric (4.5- 9.7%), caprylic acid (10.5%), stearic (1.0-3.2%) et al., as well as the presence of coconut oil in the composition is very useful for cardiovascular and skin monounsaturated oleic acid (which accounted in the fatty acid composition of the oil 6% of coconut). coconut oil content of polyunsaturated fatty acids (omega-6 linoleic acid and linolenic acid, omega-3) and negligible amounts of about 0.5%.
Description: Coconut oil has anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal and bactericidal action as part of an integrated treatment of influenza, hepatitis, infectious and inflammatory diseases of the respiratory system, urinary system and herpes. It improves the functional state of the cardiovascular system, prevents the development of atherosclerosis, thrombosis, coronary heart disease and hypertension by reducing the amount of bad cholesterol, provoking the formation on blood vessel walls of atherosclerotic plaques. Reduces the risk of diseases of the digestive system, prevents the development of caries and the age of osteoporosis, improves the immune defense of the body. When applied topically to effectively heals damaged tissue, cracks, cuts, bruises and has a bactericidal effect, which increases the effectiveness of prevention and comprehensive treatment of various dermatological conditions (including psoriasis, dermatitis, eczema). Useful for daily care of dry, inflamed, flaky, sensitive, rough, mature or aging skin. It helps restore the lipid-protein balance of the skin, impaired as a result of the frequent use of aggressive penomoyuschih agents (soap, shower gels). Coconut oil is a natural sun protection factor SPF10, creates a stable protective layer on the surface of the skin during sunbathing, and contributes to a smooth and beautiful tan. It prevents the appearance of age spots and premature aging of the skin due to the high content of natural antioxidants. The use of coconut oil for the care is not recommended for problem or oily skin, because this product has a fairly high level of comedogenic and can provoke the appearance of the skin and acne comedones.
Externally: in a pure, undiluted form acceptable to use only unrefined coconut oil for hair care, for the treatment of cracked heels or processing calloused skin. The funds for care of the face fraction of coconut oil should not exceed 10%, and in the means to care for the optimal content of coconut oil body care - 30% of the total weight of the cosmetic. For hair care use coconut oil as a pure undiluted and as an additive to shampoos, masks, balms and conditioners for hair.
Internally: daily mouthwash coconut oil before going to sleep will help get rid of bad breath, diseases of the teeth and oral cavity. To enhance the activity of the immune system and the prevention of the conditions listed above (see Description), recommended daily intake of coconut oil one tablespoon in the morning and in the evening before a meal (you can start with one teaspoon, gradually increasing the daily dose). Excellent source of health and energy for vegetarians, raw foodists and people leading a healthy lifestyle.
Storage: if the oil is solid or semi-solid (melting point is about 24-25 °C or 76-78 °F) just warm it up by soaking the bottle in warm water. Do not use a microwave.
Volume: 220 ml