IMPORTANT! There are different Grades of Coconut Oil. Some are made for food and consumption; others are in with beauty products and contain a different form of Coconut Oil....a Cosmetic Grade. Possibly poisonous!
Do not eat Cosmetic Grade Coconut Oil, body lotions and creams or cremes!
Food Grade Coconut Oil, for cooking and baking will say exactly that on it, be found in with food items, like cooking oils and baking; or be sold as a consumable food source.
Organic is most often referring to some thing edible, but may also refer to organic shampoo!
It will say it is for cooking, as well as other uses, because of course...you can beauty up with cooking oil...but you do not cook with beauty oils!
For example: Almond Oil. There is a cooking oil, almond oil; but there are also beauty products called almond oil-and they may contain perfume or scent. The cooking oil is pure and edible.
Coconut Oil Lip Balm:
Use the food source, edible Coconut Oil. Warm it and add, brown sugar, or rock candy flavorings, or essential oils (Edible Ones!) Peppermint, Lemon, Cinnamon. for example, Young Living Therapeutic Oils. Lavender Essential Oil is edible, Basil, Oregano- are anti viral oils.
Do not boil, just warm to liquify, and then blend it, mix it with a mixer, or food process it; to emulsify the Coconut Oil and the flavor you added. Then jar it! Baby food jars, lip gloss jars, recycled tins.
It needs to be kept in a cool place, because Coconut Oil melts at 76*. Bees wax could be added in the melting process to stabilize it.
If you have been trying to eat it off a spoon for medicinal benefits....a little flavor helps immensely!