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Coconut Oil (Cocos nucifera) Virgin, BIO

$5.33$23.33

Exotic, heavenly scented emollient, rich in anti-radicals and antioxidants, this oil softens, nourishes and protects your skin. Its affinity for hair protein makes it a perfect conditioner for all hair types. A small dab adds vigor and shine.

Product Description

Coconut: Cocos nucifera

Origin: India

Pressed parts: pulp of fresh coconuts

Cultivation: biologic, certified by Ecocert labs

Quality: 100% pure natural and integral, not fractionated, virgin. First cold press, without any chemical treatment.

Color: white to pearl ivory

Scent: sweet, coconut

Touch: mostly dry

Fatty acids composition :

Saturated fatty acids : lauric acid (49.77%), myristic (19.77%), palmitic acid (7.126%), caprylic acid (8.45%), capric acid (6%)

Other active components:

Vitamin A: protects from free radicals

Vitamin E: natural antioxidant

Zoom on lauric acid: this acid has a keen affinity for skin and hair protein which results in a remarkable absorption. In the confection of soap, it contributes to its hardening, its cleansing quality and light lather. In the the body, it is metabolized into molaurine, known for its antimicrobian property.

Properties:

  • Sweet, naturally scented
  • Calms redness and feeling of heat
  • Considerably decreases dehydration
  • Lather power in soap confection

Indications:

  • Damaged skins
  • Skins lacking elasticity
  • Dry hands

 

Uses:

  • Balms and body oils
  • Massages
  • After sun care
  • Indispensable in soaps and shower gels home confection