10 Beauty Benefits Using Coconut Oil

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Coconut oil has many benefits when used in your beauty routine. It is an amazing moisturizer for your entire body and on your hair. Organic, unrefined coconut oil is a natural antibacterial and anti fungal — this miracle oil is seriously an all in one. There are so many ways to use coconut oil and we have listed 10 ways to incorporate it into your everyday beauty routine.

Hair Mask

Coconut oil is great for  bringing moisture to dry hair. Apply coconut oil to damp or dry hair and massage it in. Pull your hair into a bun and leave it in for 45 minutes then shampoo.

Teeth Whitener

Gargling a teaspoon of coconut oil for 15 minutes makes for an amazing teeth whitener and with its anti bacterial and anti fungal abilities its to known to leave you with fresh breath.

Makeup Remover

Even the most waterproof mascaras wont stand a chance against coconut oil. Take some coconut oil rub it into your fingers and massage gently on your eyes then take a damp cotton ball and wipe clean.

Moisturizer

You can use coconut oil as a moisturizer for you face and body. It provides maximum hydration to your skin as well as anti aging benefits and has been proven to significantly lighten stretch marks and scars.

Shaving Cream

Ditch the shaving cream and replace it with coconut oil. Simply rub your legs down with coconut oil in your bath and shave for a smooth finish. After you shave apply more coconut oil to really get those legs hydrated and glowy.

Night Cream

Gently massage coconut oil into your face before going to bed to let it hydrate and repair while you sleep.

Scrapes

Given coconut oils natural anti bacterial and anti fungal benefits it is perfect to place on top of a small scrapes and cuts.

Grow Longer Lashes

We all want longer more fuller lashes right? Apply coconut oil to your lashes every night using your finger or a Q-tip to encourage eyelash growth over a period of time.

Makeup Brush Cleanser

Cleaning your makeup brushes every month is a must. Use one part baby wash and one part coconut oil to completely get rid of all the makeup gunk from your brushes.

Lip Softener

Say bye-bye to dry lips by using coconut oil. Use it alone to add moisture or mix some with baking soda and honey for a great scrub!

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