Coconut oil has even more to offer since it is also highly antibacterial.
Open wounds often risk becoming infected.
But coconut oil can be applied to help create a barrier to keep bacteria out of the wound.
It also helps us to combat some viruses.
Measles, herpes, the flu and others are all able to be treated to some extent with coconut oil.
Regions around the Pacific Ocean have used coconut oil as a cure for many illness as a result of their discovery of its incredible powers to kill off infections.
It can also be used to treat acne, eczema, and even relieve psoriasis.
And you can even use it to treat chapped lips or dry skin.