Extra Virgin Organic Coconut Oil
Bio Organic farming production, which respects the environment and is free of pesticides and transgenic
What is Maya Gold Organic Coconut Oil?
Coconut oil from Maya Gold is an extra virgin olive oil from organic farming, pure and odorless . To keep all its nutritional and beneficial properties, the coconut pulp is dried and cold extracted from hand-picked nuts, the oil obtained is filtered several times to obtain a very pure product.
Use of coconut oil from Maya Gold Organic:
Coconut oil is indicated for both food and cosmetic use.
Coconut oil for food use:
Coconut oil is great for any type of cooking . If it is heated to very high temperatures, it does not change its structure and does not release harmful substances into food. At the molecular level, it is made up of medium chain saturated fats which can quickly reach the liver, provide energy and burn fat. It also provides many micronutrients such as vitamin K, vitamin E, choline and iron and is an antioxidant.
In food, it can be used in many recipes: as a substitute for butter in cakes, to fill candies, but you can also add it to smoothies, coffee, spread it on toast or more simply use it in place of olive oil when cooking. Many people also use coconut oil as a superfood. Taking a teaspoon of coconut oil before meals would actually help reduce appetite.
Coconut oil for the skin and cosmetic use:
Odorless Maya Gold coconut oil has countless uses in cosmetics thanks to its moisturizing properties known for millennia among the populations of the tropical zones from which it originates.
It can be used as:
- Moisturizing butter for the face, body and lips, spreading pure on the skin;
- Mask or hair conditioner, leaving it then rinse;
- A make-up remover, it is excellent for removing make-up and moisturizing;
- Body scrub, combined with other natural ingredients (eg coffee grounds for an energizing effect)
- Product against stretch marks
- Ingredient in DIY cosmetic recipes.
What are the benefits of coconut oil?
Coconut oil from Maya Gold is excellent on the face thanks to the deep hydration it brings. Your skin will be hydrated for a long time and in the deepest layers. Thanks to the fatty acids it contains, it is antifungal and antibacterial , which also makes it excellent as an after-shave cream for men . Since antioxidant, many also use it as an anti-aging night cream .
However, it should be kept in mind that on certain predisposed skins, it can also have a comedogenic effect, for this reason, it is always good to do some tests before starting a beauty routine with this product.
Application of coconut oil from Maya Gold Organic:
To make the most of the moisturizing properties of coconut oil on the face, Maya Gold Organic recommends the following steps:
- Cleanse the skin well;
- Apply a small amount of coconut oil;
- Massage until completely absorbed by circular movements to activate circulation;
- Leave to absorb for 5 to 10 minutes;
- Dab the excess with a cloth;
- In the case of combination or oily skin, in the last step, remember to rinse your face with lukewarm water and dry the skin.
It is recommended, in order to make it liquid, use a heating belt for drums or buckets or plug in the IBC to the wall overnight. The density of coconut oil is .92 in comparison to water. Extra Virgin Coconut Oil becomes solid under 26 degrees.
Gentle heating is required. Clear or yellow when liquid, white when solid.
Up to 2 years with proper storage conditions. To be kept in a cool dark place to maintain freshness and maximum shelf life.