Lemcke Organic Virgin Coconut Oil

Lemcke Organic Virgin Coconut Oil
Lemcke Organic Virgin Coconut Oil
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Price From: R62.00
  • 250ml, 500ml or 1L

This heart-healthy organic coconut oil is the ideal all-in-one alternative to regular hydrogenated cooking oils. Lemcke brings you a cold-pressed, virgin coconut oil, filled with the goodness of lauric acid and a wealth of other nutrients. Use it for cooking and baking, frying eggs, popping popcorn and making smoothies or salad dressings – you can even spread it on your morning toast or enjoy a spoonful straight out of the jar! Lemcke’s nutritious coconut oil has a unique fatty acid composition and is low in calories, making it better for your heart, digestion and waistline than any other cooking oil.

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Description
  • Cold-pressed from the “meat” of fresh coconut fruit
  • Mild, pleasant coconut flavour & smell
  • Source of medium-chain fatty acids (MCAs) including lauric acid
  • No trans-fats, additives or preservatives
  • Storage: Store in a cool dry place
  • Shelf life: 24 months

Coconut oil the highest smoke point of any natural oil (approx. 180°C) and is highly resistant to heat and light. This means that unlike other cooking oils, it won’t break down and lose its beneficial nutrients at high temperatures.

Please Note: Coconut oil is solid at room temperature but becomes liquid in warmer weather.

Health Benefits of Coconut Oil:

  • Disease prevention: Lauric acid is antibacterial and antiviral, and helps to defend the body against infections. Coconut oil is the richest plant-based source of lauric acid.
  • Immunity: The lipids in coconut oil are antimicrobial, and support a healthy immune system.
  • Heart health: Saturated fatty acids like lauric acid are “good” fats; they work to regulate blood pressure and maintain healthy cholesterol levels.
  • Weight loss: Contains fewer calories than any other oil; MCAs boost your metabolism and burn fat. Coconut oil also supports healthy thyroid function.
  • Digestion: Coconut oil is easier to digest than hydrogenated cooking oils.
  • Nutrient absorption: Improves your system’s ability to absorb other vitamins and minerals.

Did You Know? Apart from coconut oil, the only other known sources of lauric acid are laurel oil, palm kernel oil and human breast milk!

Beauty Benefits of Coconut Oil:

Because of its unique fatty acid profile, coconut oil is a must-have organic beauty product as well.

  • Skin: Makes a richly moisturising hand and body lotion.
  • Hair: Great as a hydrating hair mask or leave-in conditioner.
  • Nails: Keeps nails strong and cuticles hydrated and soft.
  • Ageing: A very effective wrinkle cream, reducing fine lines around the eyes.

Coconut oil can even replace your usual makeup remover or shaving cream!

Directions

  • Substitute for hydrogenated cooking oils when frying or baking.
  • Spread on toast or bread as a substitute for butter or margarine.
  • Mix into smoothies and salad dressings.
  • Simply enjoy it straight from the spoon!
  • Please Note: Recommended daily intake should not exceed 3tbsp a day.

Ingredients

100% organic virgin coconut oil

Reviews
Reviews
Overall Rating
4.9 out of 5 stars from 39 reviews

39 out of 39 people would recommend this product

08/11/2018, By Malissa
I don't use this to cook with but I do use it for my skin and hair. It even removes makeup. Helps with hair with dry ends. I also use this to help make hydrating facial masks.
19/10/2018, By Megan
Great quality
14/10/2018, By Megan
Can never go wrong with coconut oil, and this is great tasting!
11/10/2018, By Nymeria
Thicker texture in cold weather, but it melts quickly and is easy to absorb. This is a lovely body moisturiser; it penetrates the skin if used as a leave-on/ overnight treatment -very effective for dry and sensitive skin types.
29/08/2018, By Lee-Anne
Favorite
06/08/2018, By Annie
Loved this product, although next time I would prefer a product with the smell of coconuts, but otherwise very happy with this product.
02/08/2018, By Carly
Love this product! i use it on my skin, in my hair, for cooking, in my smoothies... The list goes on! Love the natural smell and the fact that it is organic!
11/07/2018, By William
I like the smell and health benefits of it,done with other oil and this is a must have product.
07/07/2018, By Nelly
I love the taste and smell of the virgin oil. I mainly use it for my hair and skin, and it's really helped improve my hair's manageability.
04/07/2018, By Samantha
I love this product! It is so versatile - I use it to brush my teeth, for oil pulling, removing make-up and as a leave-in hair treatment.
26/06/2018, By Kate
Great product by a great brand. Have purchased this coconut oil a few times. Lovely smell and consistency. Used it as part of a recipe for a headache salve.
11/06/2018, By Lucia
Love this product and the fact that I can use it to cook with but also for my hair and body.
09/06/2018, By Ron
Love Lemcke's products - this pot stands next to the stove at all times.
18/05/2018, By Suzanne
I love this product - it is reasonably priced and I use it for all cooking and baking.
17/03/2018, By Santie
I love this product , I put it in my hair , on bread as a spread, in my facial creams, body creams. Just love it
13/03/2018, By Abigail
Wonderful coconut oil at a good price. So many uses in the kitchen and body.
21/01/2018, By Ziyanda
I use it in my cooking, on my skin, hair as well as for oil pulling every other morning.
Best for me.
31/12/2017, By Grace
Best coconut oil on the market for quality and price!
31/12/2017, By Jaco
Great product.
31/12/2017, By Tali
Worth every single penny. I adore this oil, the taste is magnificent and good for me! What a bonus!
25/10/2017, By Jil
Wonderful product. Love everything about it. Will definitely buy again!
17/10/2017, By Loreen
I love everything about this product. The smell, the taste, the texture. I've recommended this product to quite a few friends and family and they all love it too.
02/10/2017, By J
The smell of coconut is very strong, which can be both a good or a bad thing!
04/09/2017, By Thandeka
Its great for baking, cooking and its great for my skin too
21/08/2017, By Angee
Love the smell of this, really smooth texture, put in on and in everything!
28/06/2017, By Sonja
My go-to coconut oil I use in baking.
12/06/2017, By Christine
One of the best coconut oils in the market.
29/05/2017, By Des
A really great organic coconut oil. I use this for cooking and for homemade body products. My dogs love it too & it makes their coats nice and soft.
25/05/2017, By Jenna
It's only when you have organic, pure coconut oil that you realise how dead store-bought options are. Use for beauty, cooking and oil pulling!
05/08/2016, By Ikho
Great product, will be buying it again :)
10/05/2016, By Malieka
I really love this product. I use it everyday. In my cooking, food etc. Even as a deodorant! Definitely value for money.
20/04/2016, By Sheena
As a family, we have been using coconut oil for awhile, usually obtained from our local store which sells all sorts...so was particularly pleased to find it on FTN.

It is pure, and because it comes from FTN I believe the claims on its extraction process so am comforted that it is of the highest quality. Another point that confirms this is that you need only a small quantity as the quality is great.
08/03/2016, By Anel
I use this coconut oil (alternating with the Soil Stretch mark oil) for my pregnant belly. At 7 months my bellys skin looks so healthy, and no sign of stretch marks! It absorbs really well all over the skin, and love the subtle coconut scent. Lovely on dry hair ends too. The consistency is very thin, and feels like it really gets into the skin and hair.

For food, it is delicious in baked and no bake brownies, for frying bananas, cooling sweet potatoes, or any food that works with a mild coconut flavour. Ideal for cooking because of its health benefits even when used at higher temperatures.
24/02/2016, By Sarah
My mom and I use it and it is an amazing moisturizer and smells great
21/11/2015, By Heidi
Yummy! We use this coconut for all our baking and cooking. I use it to oil pull with and to rub on my little boys body.
29/10/2015, By Binta
This is a delicious and healthy alternative to other oils and I use it as much in the kitchen in cooking, baking and raw smoothies, as I do in the bathroom as part of my beauty routine. Love the smell and texture/taste.
22/09/2015, By Tam
The best coconut oil Ive used so far, smells great, delicious taste.
04/08/2015, By Tanusha
Great for hair, in DIY body butters,lotions, lip balms AND you can eat it!
05/06/2015, By Anne-mari
I love this coconut oil, it smells delicious and has so many purposes. I used it on my feet and hands and on the ends of my tresses. Great great great!

Please Note:

Faithful to Nature is an online retail store, specialising in a wide selection of natural supplements, vitamins, superfoods and health-related products. Our green team is all about helping you unlock your full potential to live a healthy life; however we are not medical professionals. Please do consult your health care practitioner when seeking medical advice. Some products may be manufactured in a factory that also produce gluten, nuts and dairy products.

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