While coconut oil has been used as food and medicine by many cultures around the world for centuries, Western countries are just beginning to discover this miraculous oil. Once incorrectly maligned as a “bad” fat, modern science has proven that, in fact, pure coconut oil contains no trans fats and is great for your health! Coconut Oil for Beginners guides you through the many benefits and uses of coconut oil: * Master 17 beauty recipes for do-it-yourself applications such as Coconut Herbal Shampoo, Tropical Healing Massage Oil, and Anti-Aging Super Night Cream. * Coconuts are not just for tropical drinks! Included are over 45 food recipes for all meals. You’ll experience such taste delights as Coconut-Banana Waffles, Coconut Margherita Pizza, and favorites like Coconut Cream Pie. * Replacing bad fats in your diet with coconut oil is a great way to lose weight as part of an overall healthful eating plan. * A shopper’s guide explains the various types of coconut oil on the market and the benefits and drawbacks of each. You’ll be able to make an informed decision about which oil is right for your needs. * Easy-to-understand scientific data reveals the curative and healing properties of coconut oil. Learn how the good fats and nutrients in this remarkable oil stimulate your body’s ability to fight off disease. Coconut Oil for Beginners – Your Coconut Oil Miracle Guide: Health Cures, Beauty, Weight Loss, and Delicious Recipes is a comprehensive introductory guide to using coconut oil for health, beauty, weight loss, and cooking.