Cocos Nucifera or coconut as we call it was named by early Spanish "coco" which means monkey face because of the three indentations on the nut that resembles the head and face of a monkey. Nucifera means nut bearing. While coconut possesses many health benefits due to its fiber and nutritional content, its oil makes it a truly remarkable food and medicine. Coconut oil is the healthiest oil on earth, what makes it different is the fat molecule. Coconut oil is composed of medium -chain fatty acids also know as medium chain triglycerides. This size of the fatty acids is extremly important,because our bodies respond and metabolize each fatty acid differently depending on size. Coconut oil it a true moisturizer it provides deep penetraining and long lasting effects even after you wash the area, it helps strengthen underlying tissues and help remove excessive dead cells on the skin's surface that makes your skin rough and flaky in texture. Coconut oil delays the apperance of wrinkles and sagging skin preventing premature againg due to its well known antioxidnt properties, coconut oil help treat most skin problems such as dermatitis, eczema and other skin conditions.