What makes Conscious Food coconut oil special is the fact that it is cold-pressed and 100% natural. Unlike regular oils, its oil is extracted using a cold-pressing technique, avoiding nutrient-stripping heat. This helps retain its natural form and flavor. In addition, this oil is packed in glass bottles to avoid the harmful chemicals of plastic packaging. Native to India, this versatile oil has long been an indispensable part of Indian households. It makes for an excellent emollient for hair and skin and can be used in regular cooking as well. It is abundant in medium-chain fatty acids, which are heart healthy, cholesterol lowering and help improve metabolism. Its lauric acid content is antimicrobial and proven to help fight infections. It contains anti-dandruff properties which help improve scalp health.