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The coconut (or palm) tree is called the kalpa vriksha in Sanskrit, which means ‘the tree which gives all that is necessary for life’. This is because all parts of the coconut that the tree bears – be it its flesh, milk, water and oil – provide the following health benefits.
Reinvigorates your skin. Dabbing a thin layer of coconut oil, rich in vitamin E, on your face every night will restore your skin’s elasticity, thereby preventing age lines and wrinkles. Use cotton pads soaked in a mixture of coconut water and a few drops of lemon as a hydrating face mask if you have dry skin. Continue reading