Kapua Kaizi Gutchen
is the man behind the oil. Kapua, being his Indigenous Torres Strait Island given name and Kaizi being his nickname.
Kaizi has been passed the knowledge of making Coconut Oil the traditional way by his mother. She had in turn been taught by her Grandmother, a native woman from Murray Island in the Torres Straits.
Kaizi appreciates and embraces much of his traditional ways. Sharing knowledge of traditional foods is a passion whereby, these foods have given him a strong physical constitution towards his 'way of being'. Coconut and all it's uses are strongly featured in Torres Strait Island cooking and through its use, Islanders understand why they consider it precious.
Traditionally, Pure Coconut Oil is used for skin & hair application for the whole family. Coconut Oil is versatile & used within a balanced diet, can be regarded as a general aid in well being because of its ability to assist in repelling bugs & microbes.
This blend of oils has a more medicinal aroma and can be used to aid in the relief of insect bites, headlice and scabies (apply all over body for 4-5 days). Additionally, it can help to relieve irritation from Thrush & Haemorrhoids. Definitely cooling as an after sun and aiding to relieve mild muscle sprain. Also effective in the relief of Athlete's Foot or in maintaining general foot hygiene.