Virgin coconut oil is one of the best oil for body. It’s beneficial for hair, skin, weight loss. It also act as UV rays blocker. It is an edible oil. It’s the only oil which can be consumed by people of all ages. Even a infant can easily digest it. But remember person who is suffered with heart and liver related problem should never consume it. After discussing benefits of this oil let’s talk about how to prepare it at home. It’s an easy process even a novice can prepare it.
From market you get two types of coconut oil. An ordinary coconut oil which is cheap in price and Virgin coconut oil which is little bit costlier but have numerous benefits over ordinary one.
How to make virgin coconut oil at home
To make this oil at home the first and only ingredient you need is Coconut. Take 3 ripe coconut (the brown one) and cut into halves. Take the white part out from the outer shell and grate it. After that put this into grinder and add 2 glass of water and grind it properly. After that pour this mixture out on the pan and put on the flame. Now keep stirring it until the water evaporate. It will take about 20 to 30 minutes. Now you can see oil on the top of mixture. Separate mixture from the oil by using some cloth and keep meshing it so that you get all oil from the mesh. It will be either white or little golden in colour. It’s shelf life is around 10 months. From 3 coconut you can get 50 to 70 ml of oil depending upon size of the coconut.
So that’s all about how to make virgin coconut oil at home. Just try it once you will be amazed by it’s amazing benefits.