Coconut oil is a superfood with great energy and strength in cooking, natural remedies, beauty recipes and usage around the home. Its composition includes, Lauric acid (Over 50% of the fat in coconut oil is lauric acid), Capric acid, Caprylic acid, Saturated and unsaturated fatty acids,Vitamin E, vitamin K, and iron, with Antifungal, Antibacterial and Antiviral properties, which makes it beneficial for hormone and immune support. Its unique fats supports the body’s natural hormonal production. In fact, coconut oil is the richest source of Lauric acid, a subsequent to breastmilk that helps fight irritation and infection in the stomach. Coconut oil’s concentration of beneficial fats makes it helpful for digestion and its properties makes it great for skin as well. Since its natural antioxidant properties make it great for reducing wrinkles and skin irritation, a lot of people use it as a natural moisturiser.
Coconut oil unique fat composition makes it especially beneficial for certain skin types. It helps in treating various skin problems and infections, which includes and not limited to, psoriasis, dermatitis, nappy rash and eczema, and even with a chronically dry skin. The benefits of Coconut oil or copra oil (Cocos nucifera) cannot be overemphasised and yes, we have coconut extracts presently in all our Organic Skincare Products, however in different quantities.
All of its potential benefits for skin, are all included in our YES YESSIN Organic products; Natural black soap polish and Organic glow body scrub, and Light Up oil with the largest quantity. The Coconut oil in these products helps to reduce inflammation, keeps the skin moisturised, cleanse and help heal wounds.
Coconut Oil was used as the carrier oil to dilute the essential oils and to extract the multiple Vitamin C from its dried sources in Light Up Oil and the other two products. As an overnight body moisturiser, Light Up Oil is suitable for overly dry, chafed, or flaky skin. Another benefit of coconut oil to the skin is it absorption, which is why it is used on the skin of new born babies.
Just as you can use coconut oil (Light Up Oil) as a body moisturiser it can also be used as a face moisturiser, but you must be careful not to use it in ways that can clog the pores. The fatty acids found in coconut oil also possess antimicrobial properties that help make the Light Up Oil durable as a cleansing oil used to treat acne and protect the skin from harmful bacteria. On the face it give that lustrous, glowy, smooth appearance and it can act as a primer to protect and soften the skin before wearing foundation.
In a nut shell, spending your hard earned money on buying coconut oil (our organic products) for external use will be beneficial to your skin, as it is a great source of healthy fats, which aids the skin’s balance towards a smooth and lush skin.
For organic junkies, feel free to pick up a bottle of Light Up Oil and jars of YES YESSIN Black Soap and Glow Scrub when next you come shopping with us. And do not forget it is rich in other other wonderful ingredients.
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