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Using Cacao Butter and Coconut Oil For Healthier Skin and Hair

Did you know that – Skin cell renewal can slow down with age Hair growth is faster in winter and slows down again each summer A skin cell takes a four week journey from being a soft squishy cell at the bottom of the pile to being a flat dry disc at the top, ready […]

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Coconut Oil – Nature’s Moisturiser

Ninety-nine percent of all skincare products on the market are created as an emulsion (most commonly, tap water and petroleum-derived oil). And if you look on the label you will see that ‘aqua’ (which is a posh scientific word for water), is usually the first ingredient on the list. These lists are quantitative which means […]

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Using Coconut Oil for beautiful hair

Hair, just like skin, reflects the health of the whole body. Dry hair can indicate sub-clinical dehydration or lack of essential fats (which help keep the hair shaft nicely lubricated). Lack of essential proteins can create brittle, weak hair that snaps and looks straw-like. Too much sun, chlorinated pool water, artificial heat, chemicals and rough […]

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Coconut Oil – An Ancient Secret For Healthy Skin And Body

We often assume that fat is bad for us and strive to eliminate it from our diet wherever possible. However, our body needs a regular supply of ‘good fats’ to provide it with fuel, produce hormones, promote a healthy immune system, protect our internal organs, lower our cholesterol levels, assist in the absorption of the […]

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Raw chocolate bar recipe — easiest ever!

This recipe is very adaptable. For example, if you add more coconut oil, you’ll create a fantastic cacao sauce to pour over ice cream. If you add more cacao powder. Simple! Ingredients 1 cup of cacao powder 1 cup of coconut oil Coconut sugar or agave nectar to taste –Combine all the ingredients to make […]

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