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Coconut Oil | RBD

Coconut Oil | RBD

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Coconut Oil 76 is pressed from the seed of the Cocos nucifera palm Tree. The 76 is the only versions, other than the virgin, that is not hydrogenated, to give it a higher melt point. Coconut Oil is the foundation for many materials in the personal care industry, where it is used as a starting material for everything from surfactants, to emollients.

Coconut Oil is one of most cost effective oils, due to the high yield of oil, from each seed. In many countries Coconut Oil is used as a hair dressing, where it's said to restore vitality to lifeless hair, and stimulate hair growth.

Can be used for cooking and food.

Botanical Name Cocos nucifera 76F
CAS No. 8001-31-8
Plant Part Coconut Meat
Method of Extraction Cold Pressed
Processing Type | Grade Refined, Bleached & Deodorized
Country of Origin Philippines
Common uses Coconut Oil  is a good choice for salves, and balms, where you need to use some level of solid oils, for optimum viscosity. A soft solid, at room temperature, also a good choice for lip balms and elixirs. Can be used for cooking and food.
Color Pale yellow to yellow
Consistency Thin, light liquid
Aromatic Scent Odorless
Absorption Slow Absorption Rate: may feel sticky or waxy before warming at body temperature. Leaves a slight oily residue on the skin.


Shelf Life & Storage: Users can expect a shelf life of up to 2 years with proper storage conditions. It is recommended that cold pressed carrier oils be kept in a cool, dark place to maintain freshness and achieve maximum shelf life. If refrigerated, bring to room temperature before using. Keep oxygen out of the bottle and rebottle into smaller sizes as oil is used.

Contraindications & Safety: None known.

*The information is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. We recommend consulting with a certified health practitioner before beginning use.
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