Coconuts are known to be very versatile plants with numerous uses for each of its parts. One thing coconuts are prized for is the oil that comes from the fruit which brings a lot of health benefits. But, is there a coconut essential oil? Continue to read to find out.
Is there a coconut essential oil? An article from Soap the Earth discusses how it’s not actually an essential oil. It’s merely a semi-solid edible oil extracted from the fruit by boiling a blended mix of grated coconut flesh and water.
Carrier oils, also going as a base, fixed, or vegetable oils, are usually derived from kernels or nuts and are used to reduce the aromatic concentration of essential oils and delay evaporation.
– Virgin Coconut Oil – Fractionated Coconut Oil
- VIVA Naturals Fractionated Coconut Oil – 100% Pure Organic USDA-certified (10 oz) - Majestic Pure Fractionated Coconut Oil (16 oz) - INVIVO Essential Fractionated Coconut Oil (16oz)