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What are the anti-aging benefits of coconut oil?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
The women of Belize swear by the powerful anti-aging properties of coconut oil. Used in many countries around the world, coconut oil contains strong antioxidants that help to soften the appearance of fine lines. Though it doesn't replace the need for sun protective factor (SPF), it's also a natural sunscreen and a wonderful way to reverse any type of skin damage from the sun. Simply rub this rich oil on for softer skin.

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