Face and body scrub
-To make your own face and body scrub mix coconut oil with sugar. Try it a few times a week and you’ll notice your skin feeling so much softer and smoother.
-Rub coconut oil into your cracked cuticles to hydrate them.
Make up remover
– Coconut oil makes a super cheap make up remover. It even works with waterproof eye make up!
– Using coconut oil as a massage oil will leave your skin feeling seriously soft and smooth!
– Replace your regular shaving cream for coconut oil. Not only will you be avoiding the nasty chemicals in shaving cream, but your skin will be extra moisturised.
Stretch mark cream
-Applying coconut oil to the skin can reduce the appearance of stretch marks as well as prevent new stretch marks. Apply to affected areas twice daily.
– This is one I recently learnt from my friend Erin. Coconut oil contains natural antifungal properties which can help reduce the risk of infections. It’s cheaper than normal lube and smells better too!
-Apply coconut oil all over your body after showering for soft, delicious smelling skin.
-Mix together 1tsp of coconut oil with 1tsp of honey for the most amazing smelling face mask ever.
-Apply coconut oil to your lips multiple times per day to hydrate chapped lips.
-Apply a small amount to your hair to tame flyaways and leave your hair feeling and looking soft and shiny.
-Apply coconut oil on the area under your eyes daily to prevent wrinkles and under eye bags.