COCOS NUCIFERA (COCONUT) OIL


L’olio di cocco deriva dalla spremitura della noce di cocco. L’elevato contenuto in acidi grassi insaturi gli dona ottime proprietà emollienti per la pelle.

 

Fonti:

  • Lin TK, Zhong L, Santiago JL ‘’ Anti-Inflammatory and Skin Barrier Repair Effects of Topical Application of Some Plant Oils.’’ Int J Mol Sci. 2017 Dec 27;19(1).
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  • Evangelista MT, Abad-Casintahan F, Lopez-Villafuerte L. ‘’ The effect of topical virgin coconut oil on SCORAD index, transepidermal water loss, and skin capacitance in mild to moderate pediatric atopic dermatitis: a randomized, double-blind, clinical trial.’’ Int J Dermatol. 2014 Jan;53(1):100-8.