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Savoy Bath & Home "Featured Ingredient Series" - Organic virgin coconut oil

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Savoy Bath & Home  "Featured Ingredient Series" - Organic virgin coconut oil

Organic virgin coconut oil (botanical name: Cocos Nucifera) is one of the most important ingredients in our products. The coconut tree is a member of the palm tree family. The term “coconut” can refer to the whole coconut palm, the seed or the fruit. Coconut oil is extracted from the meat of mature harvested coconuts.  Coconut oil like coconut milk starts out as a white layer inside the coconut called the kernel or meat. When the coconuts are opened the meat is removed, heated and dried, turning that kernel into “copra”. The oil is then pressed out of the copra...

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