Virgin Coconut Oil
Virgin Coconut (Cocos nucifera) oil – you might’ve heard of it? – is a fatty oil extracted from the world’s largest seed: the coconut. It’s high fat content (92%), antibacterial, antiviral and antiprotozoal properties have made it the natural industries’ new hero. Dry or itchy scalp? Soothed. Sensitive skin? Not a problem. Worried about hair-loss, greying, or wrinkles? Worry no more. Coco oil might sound like the new snake oil, but why do you think the world has gone nuts for cocos? Ultra-hydrating and high in vitamin E, it can repair, condition, soothe, cleanse and tone body and hair.
Fact drop: The versatile Coconut has been used for food, building materials, art, alcohol fermentation, body armour, musical instruments and biofuel!