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Monday, October 26, 2015

Why Use Coconut Oil?

I am a firm believer in Coconut Oil, it has helped me in so many ways. It is so good on pancakes and baked goods and it tastes great with a little butter. It is one of the few oils i can cook with and then rub on my hands. :) I have a list of 26 uses for coconut oil and how to use them in your daily life. Enjoy!!!!

1. A moisturizer
2. Makeup remover
3. Hair moisturizer (Hair Oil)
4. Cooking oil
5. Energizer
6. Sunburn soother (it also helps the sunburn to fade and heal much faster)
7. Helps eyelashes grow faster
8. Helps treat acne
9. Reduces frizz when applied to the ends of your hair
10. Cuticle Cream
11. Deodorant (Deodorant Recipe)
12. Oil pulling
13. Remineralizing toothpaste (Remineralizing Toothpaste)
14. Lip moisturizer
15. Shaving cream
16. Detangler
17. Use in mayonnaise  (Mayonnaise)
18. Helps you sleep better when taken regularly
19. Homemade coffee Coconut oil coffee recipe (trust me, this tastes great and gives you so much energy!!!)
20. Use as a carrier oil
21. Put 1Tablespoon in your bath water or foot soak to help moisturize
22. Coconut oil fudge
23. A replacement for greasing your cookie sheets, bread pans, etc.
24. Helps blisters, cuts, and burns heal faster
25. When used with 4 drops of Eucalyptus essential oil, it is great for relieving sore muscles
26. Superfood Smoothie Recipe