Study Review: Coconut Oil, Monolaurin & Other Derivatives As Antivirals

Study Review: Coconut Oil, Monolaurin & Other Derivatives As Antivirals

The quick summary: There are multiple published clinical studies on the antimicrobial properties of virgin coconut oil (VCO) and its derivatives, and they’ve been around longer than you may think. We asked a leading dermatologist and dermatopathologist, Dr. Vermén Verallo-Rowell, who is a specialist in contact dermatitis, psoriasis, and its secondary infections — and whose …