PureCoco produces extra virgin, 100% organic cold pressed coconut oil from the Fijian Islands where the islanders have used it in their daily routines, beauty regimes and in their diet for hundreds of generations. Coconut oil is able to penetrate into skin and hair, nourishing and protecting it from aging effects. Coconut oil is regarded as one of the best natural ingredient available for our skin. Coconut oil is used as an ingredient in many modern skin care products, hair treatments, body lotions and creams. PureCoco Coconut Oil is also chemical-free. It can be used on sensitive skins and also sensitive dry skins and scalps. What makes coconut oil good for cosmetic purposes and skin care is its small molecular structure of its medium chain fatty acids allows for easy absorption through the skin. Coconut oil has an anti-oxidant effect which helps slow cellular aging and explains the benefits seen with long term use of coconut oil in the diet and on the skin.