How is coconut oil made fractionally?
Coconut oil is a tropical oil, which is made by pressing and extracting the dried white pulp of the coconut (coconut palm).
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Coconut oil is produced through a process called fractionation. It is used to separate different types of fats found in some oils. It is used to create new products. When fractionating coconut oil, the substance is heated above its melting point. It is then cooled and the oil is separated from the liquid. This process can take several hours.
How are the coconuts grown and collected?
Coconuts grow year-round in small groups of 5 to 12 coconuts. A coconut palm produces an average of 100-120 coconuts per year. The coconuts are often harvested every 45 days. When a coconut is fully ripe, it automatically falls off the coconut palm after about 12 months and can be picked up.
What is coconut oil most commonly used for?
Coconut oil is mainly used in various household and personal care purposes. Think of a cream, conditioner and massage oil.
What are the benefits of coconut oil?
- Gives the skin a silky soft, natural glow.
- It's good for your hair
Not tested for: Cosmetics
- Common name: Coconut oil | MCT oil Organic
- Origin: Philippines
- Extraction method: Cold pressed and fractionated (odorless and liquid)
- INCI: CAPRYLIC / CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE
- Organic: yes
- Natural Ingredient: Coconut
- Refined: No
- SKAL certified organic: Yes
- Vegan: Yes
- Animal-free: Yes
- Extra additions: No
- Preservatives: No
- Shelf Life: 24 Months
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