Coconut oil is a vegetable oil extracted from copra, the fruit of the coconut. It´s health and environment benefits are many and it´s multi functional. Learn more about the great coconut below.
Use it as Your Make Up Remover
Place a small amount of coconut oil on a cloth or your fingers and start rubbing. The oil is fattening and will easily remove your make up and it is gentle on your skin. Cleanse it off with water and put on a moisturizer and you´re ready for bed with a clean face.
Make Your Own Deodorant
Take two tablespoons and one tablespoon of bicarb soda or baking soda, add an essential oil if you want and mix it well together until there is a firm paste. Put in in your fridge overnight and you will have a eco-friendly and fresh deodorant in the morning.
Coconut oil Soothes
Coconut oil has an anti-inflammatory affect and can be used on rashes, burns and as a soothing cream.
Grow Your Brows and Eyelashes
Put a generous amount of coconut oil on the roots of your eyelashes, eyebrows and in your entire head from root to tip before going to bed and cleanse off in the morning. Try this for a couple of weeks and you will have thicker brows, longer and fuller eyelashes and shiny, healthy hair.
Cooking With Coconut oil
Everyone should always have a jar of coconut oil in their kitchen. The plant based oil is ecological for cooking and can replace any oils you have in your kitchen. Get one without a smell or flavor and you can add in garlic, olive or whichever flavor you want in your oil when cooking.
Coconut oil is a great moisturizer and its vegan. Use coconut oil to moisturize your face, after shaving and on your lips is perfect and one jar will probably replace half of your skincare routine!