Indian culture and traditions are no strangers to Coconut Oil. It is an age-old remedy for a plethora of skin & hair conditions, and millions of people swear by it. Research and studies have concluded that coconut oil truly does have several benefits when applied topically or ingested orally. However, is Coconut Oil really all that special? If yes, what makes it so? And how can you incorporate coconut oil into your skin care routine? Continue reading to find answers to all these questions!
Coveted benefits of coconut oil
Coconut oil is extremely easy to find, simple to use, and relatively cheap to buy. It is one such oil that can be used for a multitude of problems or for general health purposes. This simplicity and effectiveness of the oil is what makes it one of our favourite ingredients in our soaps. The benefits of coconut oil are several, to name a few –
- It provides hydration and locks in the moisture: Coconut oil is deeply hydrating. It provides the skin and hair with lasting moisture that is tightly locked in, ensuring your skin and hair looks and feels hydrated throughout the day. Our Hemp with Avocado Soap Bar is the perfect soap bar for lasting moisturisation and controlling dryness.
- It contains antioxidants, essential fatty acids, and anti-inflammatory properties: Coconut oil is high in antioxidants, fatty acids, and anti-inflammatory properties. The antioxidants and fatty acids help restore the skin’s youthful glow, prevent signs of ageing, and repair damaged skin. Its anti-inflammatory properties are the reason it is used widely to treat skin and hair conditions such as acne, eczema, psoriasis, dandruff, and atopic dermatitis. The Hemp with Shea Butter & Activated Charcoal Soap Bar is ideal if you need to tackle any of these problems.
- It has antibacterial and antimicrobial properties: Coconut oil is popular for its antibacterial and antimicrobial properties. For this reason, it is regarded as a dependable cleanser and highly effective body oil to fight bacterial infections. Coconut oil is also used in various scrubs as it helps get rid of dry, flaky, and dead skin cells, leaving you with healthy and glowing skin. Our Hemp with Moringa Soap Bar is a great choice to access the antibacterial and antimicrobial properties of coconut oil.
These are only a few reasons why coconut oil is one of our favourite ingredients in our Soap Bars. Our team at Satliva works tirelessly in order to uncover more ways to incorporate it into our products. Our trust in coconut oil is strong, and we’re never left disappointed by the remarkable benefits we continue to discover.