Here are 15 reasons why you should always have coconut oil in your home:
- Makeup remover
Did you know that coconut oil can help you remove makeup naturally and without side-effects? It will completely remove your makeup and hydrate the skin better than any commercial product.
- Nourishes your hair
Coconut oil is a great natural conditioner that will improve the quality of your hair. Pour a tablespoon of coconut oil on your hair and massage it in your roots, then leave it to work for half an hour before rinsing your hair with water. For best results, we suggest leaving the oil to work overnight.
- Protects your lips
Add some coconut oil on your lips every day to protect them from the harsh environmental conditions.
- Hydrates your body
Use coconut oil on your hands, feet and body every day to keep your skin hydrated.
- A deodorizing agent
Mix some coconut oil with a couple of drops of essential oil and use mixture instead of commercial antiperspirants.
- Fights foot infections
The antifungal properties of coconut oil can destroy the fungi on your feet naturally.
- Prevents razor burns
Use coconut oil instead of shaving lotion to soothe the razor burns and hydrate your skin.
- Soothes rashes
Use coconut oil on skin rashes to soothe the inflammation and reduce the irritation.
- Deep cleans your face
Mix equal parts of coconut and castor oil, then massage the mixture into your skin to clean your face deeply.
- Treats your cuticles
Massage some coconut oil in and around your nail beds every day to soften your cuticles and improve their quality and appearance.
- A moisturizing bath
Add a tablespoon of coconut oil and a couple of drops of your favorite essential oil in your bath and soak in it for 20 minutes to make your skin soft and smooth.
- Body scrub
Mix some coconut oil and sea salt to prepare a powerful body scrub that will exfoliate your skin and make it smoother than ever.
- Fights frizz
If you’re unable to deal with the hair frizz in the morning, use a bit of coconut oil to fight it.
- A natural toothpaste
Mix a teaspoon of coconut oil with ½ a teaspoon of baking soda and a few drops of peppermint oil to create a powerful natural toothpaste that can improve your oral health.
- Oil pulling
Swish a tablespoon of coconut oil in your mouth for 15-20 minutes to destroy any bacteria in it and improve your overall health.