Coconut oils derived from the flesh of the coconut and has become a popular choice for many of us around the globe. One of the main benefits of the oil is its versatility, allowing it to be used in a wide range of ways with organic benefits.
Its high content of vitamins and minerals contribute to its unique ability to be used in so many different products from food to skincare.
Here are some of the ways you can use coconut oil:
The easiest way to incorporate coconut oil into your daily life is to use it in your cooking. Not only is it a healthier alternative to other cooking oils, but tastes better too. There are a large number of recipes that have been designed to incorporate this oil specifically; however you can also use it as a substitute for other oils in all your cooking.
Coconut oil can turn your hair from dull to shiny in just a few washes as it offers your hair the essential proteins it needs to grow and keep it healthy. If used regularly, the oil will help strengthen your hair from root to tip and also holds anti-dandruff qualities that will further protect your hair and leave it with a light and fresh coconut scent.
Incorporating coconut oil into your daily beauty routine will leave your skin feeling soft and moisturised and looking radiant thanks to its high content of vitamin E. In fact, the oil has proven to be an effective remedy to help ease the effects of acne and can also help nourish chapped lips.
Coconut oil can help improve your health in a wide variety of ways. The oil can be used as an antiviral and will also help to improve your metabolism, which will as a result aid weight loss. Furthermore, the oil can help to support your immune system and improve your general health if used regularly.
Organic Virgin Coconut Oil is produced from the 'Pick of The Palms' in Sri Lanka and is the world’s finest Organic Virgin Coconut Oil.
Coconoil's palms have been specifically planted and nurtured with loving care to meet the strict criteria and high quality you demand of an organically grown coconut to produce high quality Organic Virgin Coconut Oil.
The coconuts are grown in the west of the beautiful island of Sri Lanka, to the north of the capital Colombo. They are traditionally harvested and cold pressed to produce a wonderful Organic Virgin Coconut Oil.
Coconoil™ deal directly with local farmers and import directly into the UK to assure the quality of our Organic Virgin Coconut Oil.
Complement your egime with Organic Virgin Coconut Oil.
The Vegetarian Society has granted approval for the Organic Virgin Coconut Oil supplied by Coconoil™ as being suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
Our Organic Virgin Coconut Oil has organic certification from three separate bodies:
Control Union Certifications
Use for baking, frying, roasting, flavouring. Try in beverages or smoothies.
|Per 100g||Per 15g|
|Energy in kj/kcal||3760/900||564/135|
|Mono Unsaturated - Oleic acid||5.9g||0.9g|
|Poly Unsaturated - Linoleic acid||1.2g||0.2g|
|Trans fatty acids (g)||Nil||Nil|
Learn More / Media
Studi, articoli, notizie:
- Articolo di Panorama su Coconoil (per i muscoli, la pelle, la dieta)
- Articolo sull'olio di cocco e i grassi a catena media
- Altro articolo sugli acidi grassi a catena media
- Studio recente sulla monolaurina come anti-HIV (in inglese)
- Un sito monografico sull'olio di cocco e le realtive ricerche (in inglese)
- Studio sull'olio di cocco in funzione anti-DHT (in inglese)
- Acidi grassi per le cure dei capelli
- Acidi grassi e capelli (parte 2°)