With its light taste and pleasant aroma, Health 1st Cold Pressed Coconut Oil is extremely popular for cooking as well as skin and hair care – it is simply exquisite!
Solvent-free and unrefined, without preservatives or additives, packaged in a box for protection from the damaging effects of light.
Storage & Care: Store at room temperature, protect from heat and light. Refrigeration helps maintain freshness longer. Never heat oil to a point where it starts to smoke.
Allergen Information: This product is manufactured in the facility that handles dried berries, almonds, peanuts, sesame, walnuts and other oil seeds.
Health Benefits and Uses: As a source of essential fats that are easily used and digested by the body, cold pressed coconut oil is believed by many nutritionists to increase good cholesterol and improve heart health, as well as boost brain function and metabolism. Coconut oil should form part of every balanced diet of nutrient rich and natural foods. Use Health 1st Cold Pressed Coconut Oil as a natural replacement to refined oils and butter.
Skin and Hair Wonder: Long revered for its natural healing properties and antioxidants, coconut oil works wonders on skin and hair. In addition to its anti-fungal, anti-bacterial, and anti-microbial properties, coconut oil also effectively keeps moisture in the skin and hair allowing them to repair and restore. Health 1st Cold Pressed Coconut Oil can be used as a body moisturizer, face cleanser, lip balm, nail hydrator, skin soother and hair mask.
Oil Pulling: Health 1st Cold Pressed Coconut Oil can also be used for oil pulling, an ancient Ayurvedic practice believed to help remove impurities and toxins from the body and improve oral health, among other benefits. Studies have shown that coconut oil, with its anti-microbial, anti-inflammatory properties, is ideal for oil pulling. It should be performed on an empty stomach before brushing teeth and care should be taken that oil is not swallowed as it contains toxins.