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Well of Life Center for Holistic Healthcare

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coconut

What is coconut oil, and what do I do with it? We have heard this question over and over from our clients. Most people are, unfortunately, either uninformed or misinformed about the great benefits of coconut oil, and there are many!

Coconut oil comes from the meat of the coconut. Quality coconut oil, such as Tropical Traditions Virgin Coconut Oil, is pressed from fresh coconut meat, and therefore does not need to be refined, bleached, or deodorized, as other coconut oils are. The result is a pure, delicious coconut oil, a unique and natural saturated fat, which can actually help strengthen your body against disease, lower elevated cholesterol, and prevent the growth of viruses and bacterial infections.

There are many ways you can use coconut oil, both in and on the body. You can add a couple of tablespoons to your protein shakes, use it as an oil to sauté your food in (this is especially great with kale, chicken, or fish), mix it with some almond butter to dip your apples in, or use it in a recipe as a substitution for any type of oil. Coconut oil is also great as a moisturizer for the body, face, and hair; it can even help reduce wrinkles and lessen under-eye circles!

For more information about the benefits of coconut oil, check out these websites:
www.tropicaltraditions.com
www.coconutoil.com
www.westonapricefoundation.com

Our Wellness Services

Please click on one of the below links for more information about each type of modality we offer.

CHEMICAL PEELS

A chemical peel is a technique which involves the application of a variety of chemical solutions to remove the damaged outer layers of dead skin cells from the skin’s surface.

FACIAL REJUVENATION ACUPUNCTURE

Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture may be used to nourish, rehydrate, and tone your skin, while reducing the appearance of facial wrinkles and improving the skin’s elasticity.

MICRODERMABRASION

Microdermabrasion removes dead and flaking skin and stimulates the production of young skin cells and collagen.

INFRARED SAUNA

Our infrared sauna creates a blend of wavelengths that have been shown to lower blood pressure, increase core temperature, aid in weight loss, and so much more!

IONCLEANSE FOOTBATH

This relaxing, therapeutic foot bath helps detoxify the body at a cellular level and restore balance to all of the body’s systems.

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