The delightful perfume from the Gardenia flowers that scent Monoi oil make massage a sheer pleasure. Apart from the scent, the properties and benefits are the same as Coconut oil. Due to the nature of this product, it may be solid upon receipt. To awaken, either warm the bottle in your hands, place the bottle on a warm radiator for a couple of minutes or hold the bottle under warm running water for a couple of minutes. The product will not be affected by these methods.