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How to Prevent or Stop Hair Loss (Baldness) with Coconut Oil

Hair loss happens. It is certainly normal to loose strands of hair every day, sometimes hundreds. These strands regrow as part of the normal growth and loss cycle. Typically, this is not a cause for concern, until it is. If you have ever been the victim of clumps of hair coming out throughout the day, you know how scary an experience this is....  What Might Cause Permanent Hair Loss? Hormonal problems. An overactive or underactive thyroid gland may result in hair falling out and can normally be reversed by normalizing thyroid hormone levels. Female or male hormone imbalances can also cause hair loss. Women can experience hair loss following a sudden drop in estrogen levels after discontinuing the birth control...

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Different uses of Coconut Oil during & after Pregnancy

  It isn’t just delish in a pina colada – a coconut’s natural oil is bursting with health and skin benefits that can solve more than one pregnancy, new mum and baby complaint. And the bonus? It smells incredible. Before long it will be your latest beauty obsession.   Bursting with Goodness  Coconut Oil boasts of antifungal, antiviral and antibacterial properties that can help prevent colds, flu and other viruses. Having two tablespoons of the oil a day (in drinks or meals, if you aren't a fan of the strong taste) could keep your immune system strong during your pregnancy.   Take It as a Supplement The benefits of coconut oil range from resisting bacteria and viruses to reducing cholesterol....

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Coconut Oil – Myths and Facts

Knowledge is power! But with all the statements floating around the internet, we must pay heed to what is true and what is simply false. In that spirit, we’ve done the research for you and have debunked some myths about Coconut Oil and provided the relevant facts so your choices may be more educated as well!   Myth #1: Being composed predominantly of saturated fats, Coconut Oil raises cholesterol levels and increases the risk of heart attack. Fact: Common people often immediately associate “bad cholesterol” by the term “cholesterol”. Most of them are unaware of the fact that there are two types of cholesterol, and one of them is good for your health. Furthermore, most of them do not know that so far, the contribution...

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Oil Treatments that work for Curly, Straight, Dry & Fine Hair

 No matter how well you treat your hair, years of exposure to the elements – sun, air, water – plus everyday washing, combing, and styling can cause damage to your hair. For soft, healthy, and beautiful hair, it’s important that you keep your hair well conditioned and moisturized. A leave-in conditioner is a worthy addition to your hair care regime. It performs by locking moisture in your hair strands, as a result your hair become strong and flexible. A good leave-in conditioner also helps you manage your hair, detangle them smoothly, tame flyaway, and protect it from the elements. You don’t need any fancy brand and spend a lot of money. Packed with nature’s goodness, Coconut Oil makes an excellent leave-in...

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Fight Aging with Coconut Oil

  As we age, our skin loses its ability to regenerate. The fat cells beneath the skin begin to shrink and the inner layers of our skin become thinner. Skin loses its firmness and elasticity and we’re left with wrinkles. Everyone will have to deal with wrinkles at some point, but the severity of the problem will differ from person to person depending on genetics, weight fluctuations, sun exposure, and the kinds of skin products we use over time. Don’t worry, you don’t have to make any Botox appointments or go out and buy tons of expensive wrinkle creams. There are plenty of natural, affordable, effective ways to reduce the appearance of wrinkles. One of them is coconut oil. We’re...

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