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Coconut Oil & Lemongrass Essential OilsWhile coconut and lemongrass oils have several health benefits, the emphasis in this article is on their skin benefits.
Coconut oil and its cream is a powerful moisturizer and possesses healing properties that far surpasses any other dietary oil. Recent scientific studies have discovered and confirmed the numerous benefits of coconut oil. It has long been used in traditional medicine extensively. In fact, Pacific Islanders consider coconut oil a cure-all oil. It has been called the “Tree of Life”. It fights dry skin and all types of skin conditions. It has antiviral, antifungal, antibacterial, anti-aging and anti-wrinkle properties, among others. It is rich in vitamin E which helps to delay the occurrence of wrinkles, protects the skin from UV damage as well as soothes skin from eczema, psoriasis, sun burn, and bug bites. Coconut contains 3 fatty acids namely capric acid, lauric acid and caprylic acid. Each of these acids kills candida, a common cause of fungal infection on the skin. Below is a summary of the benefits of coconut oil, especially as it relates to the skin:
• forms protective barrier on the skin that helps to fight infection
• relieves symptoms of psoriasis, eczema, & dermatitis
• Supports the natural chemical balance of the skin
• fights dryness and flaking, thereby softening skin
• reduces the appearance of age spots, wrinkles and sagging skin
• controls dandruff and Improves hair appearance and complexion of hair
• protects skin from UV damage
• prevents protein loss on skin and hair
The article, How a PR Campaign Led to Unhealthy Diets by Beatrice Trum Hunter, published in the August 2003 issue of Consumer’s Research, volume 86 no. 8, states, “researchers demonstrated that coconut oil reduces the risk of atherosclerosis, heart disease, cancer, and other degenerative conditions. It helps prevent bacterial, viral, and fungal infections, as a result of its antimicrobial component, lauric acid, which is found solely in coconut oil, palm kernel oil, bay leaf, and in breast milk.”
Lemongrass Essential Oil, also knows as Cymbopogon Flexuosus, is commonly extracted from the leaves (grass) using steam distillation method. It has several beneficial properties. It has antiseptic and invigorating properties. It can be used in handmade soaps and facial toners as its astringent, antimicrobial, bactericidal and fungicidal properties help fight acne and other skin infections. It can also be used in bath products for soothing muscular nerves and pain. Below is a summary of lemongrass essential oil benefits:
There are several ways to incorporate these oils in your daily routine. Coconut oil can be used for cooking and salads. It can be used in natural products such as handmade soaps, creams, and hair products. Lemongrass essential oil can also be used in body products such as handmade soaps and creams. Please consult your physician before taking any essential oils orally.
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