Genius Uses of COCONUT OIL!
The one and only beauty-product you will ever need!
We deeply adore coconut oil, but can you blame us? There are so many reasons to buy tons of this magic stuff…
To reduce acne and inflammation, experts recommend using coconut oil, which can also combat redness and irritation. Cleanse your face as you regularly would, and then apply a thin layer of oil to your skin.
Coconut oil speeds up the healing process of bruises by repairing damaged tissues. When applied on scrapes and cuts, coconut oil forms a thin layer which protects the wound from outside dust, bacteria and virus.
Moisturize your frizzy hair by using coconut oil as a conditioner. Simply add the oil to your wet hair after shampooing, wait a few minutes, then rinse it out. Coconut Oil is rich in protective fatty acids that easily adhere to keratin, the main protein in hair.
Because of its anti-inflammatory properties, coconut oil can also minimize the appearance of wrinkles. This totally works for the sensitive skin around your eyes, too.
If you suffer from dandruff, it is possible that you have an overgrowth of a common fungus on the scalp. Massage coconut oil into your scalp to fight dandruff.
Help Sooth Eczema
Eczema and psoriasis, are both generally red, irritated, often times chronic skin diseases, and both are uncomfortable. Coconut oil has moisturizing and anti-inflammatory properties, so it can help calm irritated skin related to eczema.
Remove Your Makeup
Just apply some coconut oil to a cotton makeup pad and gently wipe off any product. This also works with heavy make up and waterproof mascara!
For Dry Skin
Use coconut oil as a moisturizer for your whole body as often as needed for soft, smooth, hydrated skin that glows.
Peeling For Glowing Skin
Combine coconut oil with brown sugar or baking soda. Mix it together, gently rub into your skin in circular motions, and then rinse.
Prevent Split Ends
Apply a little bit to the ends of your hair daily, this can help reduce breakage. Just rub some onto the tips of your hair to keep your strands shiny, healthy, and hydrated.
Bug Bite Soother
If a mosquito or other insect bites you, use coconut oil to calm irritated skin. Apply a small amount of oil to the bites and surrounding area to alleviate itch and burning.
Whip up an At-Home Face Mask
Want a super-hydrating and antibacterial face mask? Mix coconut oil with honey. Leave it on for about 15 minutes, and then rinse.
Coconut Oil has anti-irritating and soothing properties. Apply the oil to burned skin for relief as often as needed.
Just smooth some on your lips for instant hydration.
Stretch Mark Cream
Coconut oil is great at nourishing damaged skin. It may not be the magic stretch mark cure but it will help to reduce the appearance of your skin.
Add a half cup of coconut oil to a bath to soak in its moisturizing benefits.
Moisturize Your Skin.
To keep your skin hydrated and supple, swap out your regular moisturizer for coconut oil. It sinks in pretty quickly and will leave your skin feeling baby-soft.
Fast Night Cream
Ditch pore-clogging heavy creams and upgrade to a thin layer of hydrating and replenishing coconut oil as a nighttime facial moisturizer.
Swap out your Shaving Cream.
Coconut oil is perfect to get a close shave and hydrate your skin in the process.
Just warm up some coconut oil, add a few drops of essential oil and get massaging.
Smooth some coconut oil on your armpits. The lauric acid can help kill the bacteria that causes stinky sweat.
Whiten your Teeth
Studies have shown that oil-pulling with coconut oil can whiten you teeth naturally.
Overnight Foot Moisturizer
Massage coconut oil into feet and put on a pair of socks to hydrate dry, rough skin while you sleep. When you wake up in the morning, your feet should feel soft and smooth.
Deodorize your Feet
Since it has natural antibacterial properties, it’ll deodorize as it softens.
Enhance your Eyelashes
It can also help strengthen your lashes. Just apply some oil to a cotton swab and spread it onto your lashes before going to bed. Wash it off when you wake up.