8 Surprising Beauty Uses For Coconut Oil

Experiment with coconut oil outside of the kitchen and discover its many beauty uses - from toothpaste to moisturiser, prepare to be amazed.

Coconut oil is the healthy fat that has taken the world by storm, with everyone raving about its many health benefits.

However, coconut oil is not only good for our insides but has also proved itself to have numerous beauty benefits too.

Discover the surprising beauty uses of this wonder oil and its endless possibilities!

  • Moisturiser

    Coconut oil works unbelievably well as a moisturiser as it nourishes, soothes and hydrates even the driest of skin.

    There’s no need to mix this with anything else; just use a small amount straight out of the jar to moisturise your entire body.

    It not only restores moisture to skin but also helps soften the appearance of fine lines and plumps up skin leaving it healthy and radiant.

    It will leave skin silky smooth and smelling gorgeous.

  • Makeup Remover
    Makeup Remover

    Coconut oil is the best makeup remover you could ask for – so good, you’ll never be tempted to buy makeup wipes again.

    Simply warm a small amount of coconut oil into liquid form and massage straight on to the skin.

    Then wipe away with a cotton pad or warm water – you’ll be amazed at how easily your makeup comes away.

    It even removes stubborn waterproof mascara with complete ease, melting it away in seconds whilst promoting healthier, stronger and longer lashes.

  • Deodorant

    Coconut oil makes for a great deodorant as it contains lauric acid which kills odor-causing bacteria.

    It is naturally moisturising, free from harmful chemicals and aluminium free, so is as kind to skin as possible.

    It can be used by itself, but if you want to make an extra special natural deodorant, mix the coconut oil with baking soda, arrow root and your favourite smelling essentials oils to make a deodorant that is completely natural and smells gorgeous.

  • Toothpaste

    Coconut oil has antifungal and antibacterial properties, making it great as a toothpaste as it can get rid of germs, leaving you with healthier teeth and gums.

    To make the natural toothpaste, simply mix coconut oil with baking soda as the latter neutralizes the bacteria in your mouth which cause cavities.

    Coconut oil helps freshen breath as well as whiten teeth, so if you do not choose to use it as a toothpaste, try gargling it for 20 minutes to get these benefits.

  • Shaving Cream
    Shaving Cream

    Instead of using shaving cream, just rub coconut oil onto your legs before shaving for amazing results.

    Coconut oil will allow your razor to glide unbelievably smoothly along your legs as you shave whilst also locking in moisture to prevent skin from drying out.

    This will soothe and hydrate skin like nothing else, leaving you with silky, soft skin to be proud of.

  • Deep Hair Conditioner
    Deep Hair Conditioner

    Coconut oil nourishes and repairs dry, damaged and frizzy hair so works perfectly as a deep conditioner.

    After shampooing, lather hair with a generous helping of liquefied coconut oil, tie it in a bun and leave it to work overnight.

    When you wash it out the next day, you will find your hair to be softer, smoother, shinier and much more manageable than ever before.

  • Cuticle Repair
    Cuticle Repair

    Get younger looking hands in no time thanks to the power of coconut oil.

    Coconut oil works extremely well as a cuticle treatment, ridding you of ragged, rough or torn cuticles and leaving them unbelievably soft and healthy.

    Coconut oil conditions and nourishes cuticles, stimulating new nail growth by increasing circulation in the nail bed.

    This helps to strengthen nails, encouraging longer, shinier nails that look freshly manicured.

  • Heals Damaged Skin
    Heals Damaged Skin

    Coconut oil has rich anti-viral, anti-fungal and anti-oxidant properties, making it great for healing wounded or damaged skin.

    It creates a protective layer around cuts and wounds against bacteria, whilst working to both heal and reduce the appearance of scars.

    It is also great for reducing the appearance of stretch marks as it can help tighten skin and reduce redness in no time at all.

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