Coconut oil is one of those for everything kind of oils – you can use it on your face, on your hair, on your body, for cooking and other ways.
It remains one of the most popular oils in hair care, health, and beauty along olive oil. It’s certainly one of my favorite hair oils.
There have been numerous studies proving the benefits of coconut oil for hair, skin, and health (sources below).
Coconut oil is made from the kernel of matured coconuts harvested from the coconut palm. Coconut oil can be extracted via dry or wet processing.
Coconut oil oxidizes at a lower rate than other oils because of its high saturated fat content. This makes it a highly stable oil resistant to rancidification.
If you’ve been thinking about how to use coconut oil, this article combines a round-up of over 10 coconut oil uses inclusive of recipes and much more.
I also share the best coconut oil brands and where to buy them at the end of the article.
Where to Buy Coconut Oil?
Most of the articles in the roundup contain recommendations for where to buy coconut oil already but including some here as well in case you come back to this list.
The best coconut oil brands are cold pressed, have a pearly white appearance with a sweet and pleasant odour. They are also made from fresh coconuts.
Coconut oil can be found in your local health stores or online with retailers like Amazon and Shop Style Collective.
Below are my top coconut oil brands in no particular order. Click the image to buy the one you prefer:-
Have you included coconut oil in your lifestyle in other creative ways? Be sure to share in the comments section below.