Health Benefits of Certified Organic Coconut Oil
How this edible oil is offering outstanding health benefits from immune function to weight loss
Coconut Oil is an edible oil that has been consumed in the tropics for thousands of years. Studies on Native diets high in coconut consumption show that these populations are generally good in health, and do not suffer from many of the modern diseases of Western nations.
It offers outstanding health benefits to almost all areas of wellness, from immune function to weight loss, cardiovascular health and hair quality.
Here is a list of many of the benefits of Organic Coconut Oil
- Has a long shelf life
- Ideal for medium to high heat cooking
- Excellent dairy-free alternative to butter or shortening
- Contains no harmful trans fatty acids
- Reduces the risk of heart disease, cancer and other degenerative diseases
- Excellent source of lauric acid which supports healthy immune function, provides anti-viral, anti-bacterial, and anti-fungal support
- Excellent source of Medium Chain Triglycerides (MTC’s) which help the body to efficiently metabolize fat, which increases metabolism and boosts energy
- Can be used as a lotion or massage oil to moisturize and protect the skin
- Improves nutrient absorption
- Helps in treating various skin problems such as psoriasis, dermatitis, eczema and other skin infections
- Helps prevent premature aging and wrinkling of the skin
- Helps control diabetes, Crohn’s, and IBS
- Supports a healthy thyroid
- Assist in the treatment of yeast infection
- Increases hair health
Progressive Organics Coconut Oil is a high grade, unrefined, premium nutritional oil obtained by an innovative wet-processing of fresh coconut milk from the kernels of Non-Genetically Modified coconuts. Coconut Oil is naturally trans-fatty acid free and high in medium chain triglycerides (MCT) which, for the most part, give it its unique character and healing properties.
Progressive Organics Virgin Coconut Oil is made entirely from organic, GMO-free ingredients. The oil itself is derived from organic coconuts that have been grown and harvested in complete compliance with organic standards.
Progressive Organics Virgin Coconut Oil retains its full coconut flavour and aroma and is an ideal addition to a raw food diet. It is 100% vegan. You can also cook with virgin coconut oil because it remains stable even when exposed to medium to high heat.