Fiji grown and harvested pure Banaban ORGANIC* Extra Virgin Coconut Oil is a natural food source and traditional remedy that has been use for thousands of years as part of Pacific Island tradition. This cold pressed Banaban ORGANIC* Extra Virgin Coconut Oil is extracted from fresh coconut flesh and is not copra derived. Recent research verifies traditional beliefs that the coconut palm is “The Tree of Life” and that, just like any other pure, whole food, coconuts and virgin coconut oil have a significant role to play in a well balanced, nutritious diet. Abandoning unhealthy lifestyles and reverting to natural foods can help to reverse many of the diseases that have manifested in our bodies through the highly refined diet of our modern society. Banaban ORGANIC* Extra Virgin Coconut Oil is not refined, deodorized or bleached. It has a rich natural coconut taste and aroma, which is produced without the use of pesticides, GMO’s and hexane. It is cholesterol-free and contains medium-chain good fats with 50% Lauric Acid – a healthy nutrient that supports the metabolism. Medium chain fatty acids found in Banaban ORGANIC Extra Virgin Coconut Oil also speeds up the body’s metabolism, burning more calories and promoting weight loss. The weight-loss effects of coconut oil have been clearly demonstrated by many researchers. They offer wonderful health benefits and are nowhere found more abundantly in nature outside coconut oil.