Do alkaline foods like coconut oil cause alkalinity?

Do alkaline foods like coconut oil cause alkalinity?

Most of us know by now that alkaline diet is a large part of the key to longevity. But the alkalinity in our bodies is a very complex process. Our bodies naturally want to be slightly alkaline, but the stresses we face today have our bodies more acidic than ever. So, start your journey to alkalinity with the world's only alkaline coconut oil.

Understanding the alkaline diet

Among the listed oils in this chart, coconut oil is the only alkaline-forming oil. Coconut oil is one of many alkaline foods, which taken along with an overall alkaline diet can help the body maintain its normal and healthy pH balance (7.35-7.45). The alkaline diet is based on the premise that there are certain types of foods that are alkaline-forming.

A food’s acid- or alkaline-forming tendency has nothing to do with its pH. When it’s broken down and its end products are alkaline-forming, it’s considered alkaline. Lemons are perfect examples. They start acidic but end up becoming alkaline in our bodies.

Skinny Coconut Oil as part of an alkaline diet

Coconut is such a natural food that it’s no surprise that much of what’s inside is good for you. The health benefits of coconut milk, juice, and flesh are all well documented, and now you can add alkalinity to its list of features. It’s important to note that coconut oil is only alkaline when it’s raw, meaning it’s never exposed to heated elements.

A good rule of thumb when it comes to knowing whether a food type is alkaline or not is its natural state. The closer it is to its natural state when ingested, the more alkaline it is. For coconut oil, that means choosing a 100 percent raw, virgin coconut oil like Skinny Coconut Oil. Our patented NutraLock™ system is able to extract coconut oil with cool air so the coconut is never heated.

Don't put another drop of acidic coconut oil in your body! Try Skinny Coconut Oil today.

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  • Connie, thanks for the question! You can order directly from our website and have our products delivered right to your door. Go to the “Shop” section of our website to do so.

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