Thursday, July 11, 2013

15 Beauty Tips Using Coconut Oil

Hair Care

  • Frizz Tamer- Use a small about of coconut oil on hands and run through the ends of your hair. This keeps ends from frizzing up.  
  • Moisturizing Shampoo- Mix 1/4 cup of coconut Milk, 1/3 cup of Castille Soap, 2 tablespoons of coconut oil and 1 teaspoon of olive oil. 
  • Flyaway Tamer- Apply coconut oil to your flyaways...don't add too much, you don't want your hair to be oil. 
  • Overnight Leave-in- Mix your favorite conditioner with the coconut oil and detangle your hair with the mixture. Put hair in a loose bun and keep mixture in overnight.  

Skin Care

  • Body Scrub- Combine coconut oil and brown sugar. Scrub all over body and rinse off. 
  • Shaving Cream- Rub coconut oil on desired area and shave. This leave your skin moisturized, while providing a close shave. 
  • Makeup Remover- Wipe makeup away with coconut oil. 
  • Dry Feet Scrub- Mix with salt to form scrub
  • Facial Scrub- Mix coconut oil and baking soda for a gentle cleansing scrub. 
  • Stretch Mark Preventer- Rub on desired areas while pregnant, to moisturize stretched skin. 
  • Age Spot Fader- Rub on hands and other areas daily. 
  • Tanning Oil- Distribute on body to keep to help tan and moisturize
  • Body Moisturizer- Apply to body after showering, this leaves your body soft. 
  • Elbow Smoother- Rub on elbows to manage dry skin. 
  • Facial Mask- Mix coconut oil with honey and leave on for 15 to 30 minutes.