Coconut oil is the oil extracted from mature coconuts harvested from coconut trees. It however has countless benefits.
Here are few of the benefits you never knew coconut oil has.
- It lowers the risk of heart diseases and prevents high blood pressure.
- It boosts metabolism.
- It enhances weight loss.
- It improves digestion.
- It helps to control blood sugar.
- It can be used to treat baby’s diaper rash.
- It improves the function of the thyroid gland.
- It speeds up healing of cuts and burns.
- It fights against candida,yeast infection,ringworm,athlete’s foot e.t.c
- It serves as skin moisturizer.
- It prevents stretch marks and also reduce the visibility of stretch marks.
- It can be used on the hair as anti-dandruff.
- It serves as natural deodorant when applied lightly on the underarms.
- It can be used on pimples, acne and blackheads.
- It can also be used as massage oil
- It prevents wrinkles and sagging when applied around the eyes and on the face.