Fractionated coconut oil is processed in a way that removes all the long chain fatty acids, leaving only the healthy medium chain fatty acids. This liquid form of coconut oil has miraculous skin benefits. It's an excellent moisturizer and is fantastic for soothing skin rashes, irritations and inflammation. It's also known to help fight acne. Fractionated coconut oil is superb for soothing chapped lips, and skin conditions like eczema and psoriasis. It has a longer shelf life, is more stable and generally less is used compared to the other types of coconut oil.