When it comes to the health of heart, skin and hair, virgin coconut oil is
admittedly the master of all saturated oils. Coconut oil has been the case
under study for many years because of its paradoxical biochemical
Being made up of saturated fats, it was naturally presumed to be
unhealthy for nearly forty years until scientists recently unearthed the
wonderful truth about its benefits. This oil, which was apparently greasing
up your body systems with bad cholesterol causing insalubrious results,
has recently been discovered to be beneficial beyond limits.
Yes, we are talking about the ‘virgin coconut oil’ which is free of
hydrogenation, refinement or deodorization. The coconut undergoes
extraction of its oil through a process of drying or wetting. Nevertheless this
will retain the flavour, taste, smell and freshness of the oil thereby giving an
inevitable virgin quality to it. Read further to learn more about the benefits
you shall receive in gargantuan proportions from this oil.
Virgin Coconut Oil Benefits for Skin:
1. Is there anything this miracle oil can’t do? It’s hard to tell. This oil has
been used since centuries in Asian countries. It helps in skin cleansing and
moisturizing. Unlike any normal moisturizing lotions that contain water, this
natural moisturizer provides moisture to your skin.
2. It removes dead cells and strengthens the tissues present underneath
3. It is also known to be a great wound healer. People in Panama apply this
on their infected areas or even drink a pint size amount of this oil to relieve
them from infection and to induce fast recovery. All you have to do is apply
it on the affected area of the skin.
4. When used in massaging the skin with other creams or lotions, it can be