Virgin coconut oil
Virgin coconut oil is the king of all oils. It has immense healing and nourishing capacities. This elixir is rich in lauric acid, which is a rare, miraculous compound with its health promoting factors. This oil supports proper immune system function, weight loss, thyroid function and having high medicinal effect in resisting illnesses. VCO is free of cholesterol and this is the only fat that diabetic patients can eat without any fear. Natural vitamin E is very rich in VCO and this has very high anti oxidant levels..
As the name indicates, VIRGIN coconut oil is the purest form of coconut oil. Its water-white colour is the token for purity. Virgin coconut oil is called as mother of all oils. This light, crystal-clear oil used as medicine as well as a cosmetic.
This elixir is rich in lauric acid (about 50%), which is commonly rich only in breast milk and is a treasure trove of minerals, vitamins, antioxidant and is an excellent nutraceutical. Lauric acid have the qualities of mothersí milk and it enriches our immunity power. And this is a miracle compound with its health promoting factors. Our body converts lauric acid into monolaurin, which has anti-viral, anti-bacterial and anti-protozoa properties. This is a type of fat rarely found in nature. The health benefits of virgin coconut oil is scientifically proved and our natural extracting system retains its real smell and taste. VCO helps in speeding up our bodyís metabolic system. This has been used as both food and medicine for years throughout Asia and Pacific regions.
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It holds a highly respectable position in the Ayurvedic medicine as well as in modern medicine. Virgin Coconut Oil is a healthy replacement for butter, margarine and other cooking oils.This is not stored in our body as fat, but it is converted into energy. VCO is well known for its high saturated fat content, so naturally it is free of Cholesterol and continous intake minimizes the Cardiac problems and even Cardiac arrest. VCO is the only fat that diabetic patients can eat without any fear because it regulates blood sugar and controls or reduces the effect of the disease. VCO, as it is highly rich with Lauric acid, provides better immunity against bacterial, fungal and viral infections. Natural Vitamin E is very rich in Virgin Coconut Oil. Hence it keeps the skin smooth and beautiful, this Oil is highly recommended for massaging, especially for infants. Apart from all these, the Medium Chain Fatty Acids in vco, being smaller, are easily digested and immediately burned. most other vegitable or seed oils carry long chain fatty acids, which have large molecules and it is difficult for the body to break down so they stored as fat in our body. This Oil support proper immune system function, Weight loss, Thyroid function and having high medicinal effect in resisting illness. After all, our organic VCO is all purpose edible oil with very high antioxidant levels. An International Journal of Food Science & Nutrition reported that the wet-milling fermentation method produced the highest amounts of antioxidants.
The benefits of VCO ( Virgin Coconut oil ) are it promotes weight-loss by increasing metabolism, boosts the immune system, it has anti-bacterial and anti-viral properties and it has good moisturizing properties and VCO has been found to be beneficial for health, in general, and to fight a number of illnesses. VCO ( Virgin Coconut oil ) may be taken internally as a food supplement. It can be mix with all edible and it is a food for long, healthy life. Vco is ideal for cooking or baking, applied topically as a moisturizer for the skin and hair, and can be used as a base oil for many cosmetic products like soaps and creams.
A daily dose of one tablespoon of VCO will strengthen the immune system. VCO covers the body's daily nutritional requirements while raising up the metabolism, resulting in natural weight loss with long-term use. Virgin coconut oil is good for Ezcema, Skin Care, and stretch marks. It helps cure benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and ulcers. VCO acts as carrier and protective agent for fat-soluble vitamins and it facilitate vitamin absorption. It enhances the absorption and retention of calcium and phosphorus. It stimulates thyroid function, reduces cholesterol level and it normalizes body lipids, protects the liver, pancreas and digestive system, and improves the immune system's anti-inflammatory response.
THE SAGA OF VIRGIN COCONUT OIL
- The MCFA in VCO are easily digested and burned into energy without insulin spike. So it improve the energy level of our body.
- Reduce the risk of developing heart diseases and cancer
- Improve the ability to digest food and absorb nutrients
- Promote weight loss and help to maintain the ideal weight.
- Help prevent bacterial, yeast,fungal and viral infections
- Support and enhance your immune system
- Help regulating our blood sugar and prevent osteoporosis
- Prevent premature aging and wrinkling of skin
- Keep the skin smooth and soft
- Protect us against skin cancer and blemishes.
- VCO is used as a hair conditioner which softens the hair and conditions the scalp. Using this oil as a pre-wash conditioner can kill dandruff better than a medicated shampoo. It is proven that this oil has the quality of strengthening the structure of damaged, devitalized hair.
- Several studies have found that taking virgin coconut oil does not have adverse effects upon the heart. On the contrary, it appears to reduce the risk of high cholesterol and heart attack.
- Researchers found that Polynesians in the Cook Islands whose diet is extremely high in coconut oil have low cholesterol levels and a very low incidence of heart attack compared to people in the rest of New Zealand who do not consume as much coconut oil.
- One study found that women who took virgin coconut oil every day had a significant reduction in abdominal fat. Even though coconut oil is a type of fat, it may actually help you to lose weight. Because it contains medium chain fatty acids rather than long chain fatty acids like some other commonly used oils. The body uses coconut oil for energy and does not store much of it as fat. In this way, it helps to boost the metabolism.
When applied to wounds and sores, virgin coconut oil may prevent further staph infection.
- wounds treated with virgin coconut oil heals faster and showed higher collagen cross-linking than the control group.
- In our continent, coconut oil is commonly used to prevent stretch marks during pregnancy. Women have also found that applying coconut oil to stretch marks after they have formed, erases the stretch marks or greatly reduces their appearance. If it is used in virgin coconut oil form, the result is double.
- Virgin coconut oil can also be used to improve the health of your scalp and hair. One way it helps is by strengthening the strands and reducing protein loss during washing. Try applying a little bit of VCO on your hair to brush out tangles or massage a tiny bit on the scalp to strengthen the roots.
- Moisturizing your skin is the key to keeping it youthful and healthy and VCO can be used in place of lotion for a healthier moisturizer. When this is used, it also helps to fight bacteria and other skin problems including rashes, dermatitis, acne, wrinkles, eczema, and psoriasis. If you have an area of skin that is irritated, apply VCO on the skin to soothe the inflammation and reduce the symptoms.
- It has been found to be beneficial for digestive problems such as irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, and indigestion. VCO fights unhealthy bacteria in the digestive system and it also assists in nutrient absorption within the body. Promotes loss of excess weight by increasing metabolic rate and producing energy instead of being stored as body fat like other dietary fats, helps prevent obesity and overweight problems.
- Applied topically helps to form a chemical barrier on the skin to avoid infection, reduces symptoms associated with psoriasis, eczema, and dermatitis, supports the natural chemical balance of the skin, softens skin and helps relieve dryness and flaking, prevents wrinkles, sagging of skin and age spots.promotes healthy looking hair and complexion, provides protection from damaging effects of ultraviolet radiation from the sun, helps control dandruff.
- Can kill viruses of influenza, herpes, measles, hepatitis C, SARS, AIDS and other illnesses. It also kill bacteria that cause ulcers, throat infections, urinary track infections, gum desease and cavities, pneumonia, and gonorrhoea. Kill fungi and yeasts that cause candidiasis, ringworm, athleteís foot, thrush, diaper rash, expels or kills tapeworms, lice, giardia and other parasites. Daily consumption of VCO can help eliminating the possibilities of food allergies, chronic fatigue and related symptoms. To reduce these condition, use vco liberally with your meals as MCFA are quickly absorbed by the tissues and converted into energy. It is a nutritional source of quick energy, boosts energy and endurance, enhancing physical and athletic performance, improves digestion and absorption of other nutrients including vitamins, minerals and amino acids. Improves insulin secretion and utilization of blood glucose, relieves stress on pancreas and enzyme systems of the body, reduces symptoms associated with pancreatitis, helps relieve symptoms and reduce health risks associated with diabetes.