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Coprah (Cocos nucifera) Virgin, BIO

$43.33

Unlike our previous coconut oil, this one is refined and odorless, a great alternative for those who prefer a neutral scent. Always a perfect choice as a carrier of all essential oils. Available in 1liter(1000ml) only.

Product Description

Coprah: Cocos nucifera

Origin: Philipines

Pressed part: dried coconut pulp

Cultivation:  biologic, certified by Ecocert labs

Quality: 100% pure and natural, first cold press, deodorised. For cosmetic use.

Color: clear to white

Scent: neutral

Touch: oily but leaves not oily residue on clothes or paper

Fatty acids composition :

  • Poly-unsaturated fatty acids or vitamin F : linoleic acid (omega-6)(2.68%)
  • Mono-unsaturated fatty acids: oleic acid (oméga-9) (7.4%)
  • Saturated fatty acids: lauric acid (45.99%), myristic (18.60%), palmitic acid (9.8%), caprylic (6.44%), capric (5.55%), stearic acid (3.02%)

This oil is fractionated and deodorized to guaranty a stable oil and a neutral scent for those who are sensitive to perfumes. It is one of the rare oils that contain such a high proportion of lauric acid, it is a powerful antibacterial oil. This fatty acid has a fairly short chain of carbons which contributes to the hardening of soaps and their light lather, indispensable in the confection of soaps.

Properties:

  • Nourishing
  • Protects
  • Neutral scent
  • Stable

 

Indications:

  • Dry skins
  • Sensitive skins
  • Hand care
  • Soap and shower gels

 

Uses:

  • Hand cream
  • Body lotions
  • Soap and shower gel confection