Heartland Gold Organic Coconut Oil

Pure, unrefined virgin coconut oil derived from the Philippines. Organic. Non-hydrogenated, Non-GMO, naturally saturated oil that has been expeller pressed. It contains no harmful chemicals, additives or preservatives of any kind.

The only oil that is naturally a solid at room temperature – all because of the unique essential fats that it contains. Extra Virgin 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. Virgin 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.

Benefits of using coconut oil:
Has a long shelf life – resistant to rancidity
Ideal for medium to high heat cooking
Excellent, dairy-free alternative to butter or shortening
Contains no harmful trans fatty acids
Excellent source of laurice acid (which supports a healthy immune system, is anti-viral, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal)
Helps the body metabolize fat (increases metabolism)
Protects and moisturizes the skin – can use as a lotion!
Improves nutrient absorption
Reduces the rick of cancer and other degenerative conditions
Helps treat skin problems such as psoriasis, dermatitis and eczema
Helps prevent premature aging and wrinkling of the skin
Promotes weight loss
Protects the liver
Supports healthy thyroid function
Assists in the treatment of yeast infections
Improves Crohn’s, IBS and other digestive disorders
Helps prevent Osteoporosis
Helps control diabetes

An idea addition to a raw food diet. Can also cook the oil because it remains stable even when exposed to medium or high heat. Can also be used as a body care product and applied topically.

Coconut oil melts at 24C/76F. Store in a cool dry place after opening. This product has an induction and tamper-evident seal for your protection. Do not use if there are any signs of tampering.