The health benefits if the extra virgin Coconut oil are many. It is very useful in weight reduction. It helps boost the metabolism and helps reducing stress on the pancreas, burns more energy and this helps with weight control. It is highly recommended as daily cooking oil and is considered on of the healthiest oils for internal use. It is also very easy to digest and it helps in healthy functioning of the thyroid and enzymes systems. It helps increase immunity, proper digestion and metabolism, high blood pressure and bone strength. These benefits of coconut oil can be attributed to the presence of lauric acid, capric acid and caprylic acid, which possess properties such as antimicrobial, antioxidant, anti fungal and antibacterial. This Virgin is considered one of the healthiest oil with both benefits for internal and external use.
It is one of the best conditioners for hair. Massaged into the scalp,it nourishes the scalp as well as strengthens the hair shaft helping reduce the hair breakage and improving hair growth. Used as hair oil it also encourages healthy hair growth, regenerates thinning hair and promotes a healthy scalp. Organic coconut oil is sourced from the virgin coconut oil project in Samoa, which is run by a not-for-profit woman’s foundation- a unique venture aimed at rebuilding economic independence of individual villages.
It is produced from the coconut flesh and has been traditionally used for skin and hair conditioning. Pure oil should have a distinctive fragrance and taste and does not require any bleaching or refining. Many oils in the market are produced from Copra, and this process strips away the natural benefits found in it. So coconut oil produced from Copra and Virgin Coconut oil produced from the coconut flesh are two very different products. Virgin oil is the purest form you can get of any oil.
It is excellent massage oil for the skin as well. It works wonders on dry skin. Cold pressed oils, such as cold pressed Coconut oil are very anti aging for the skin. It also delays wrinkles, and sagging of skin which normally become prominent with age. This Organic oil also helps in treating various skin problems including psoriasis, dermatitis, eczema and other skin infections. It therefore is a safe solution for preventing dryness and flaking of skin. It has also been known to be helpful for skin conditions such as eczema and is a wonderful natural emollient for dry skin. It deeply nourishes the skin, is easily absorbed and can also used as massage oil for the body.