These recipes all use coconut oil, which means you can buy a bulk-sized coconut oil
and make every single one of these recipes. I love being able to purchase a product or essential oil and have multiple recipes on hand for how to use it. It saves me from wasting products as well as allows me to often buy my supplies in bulk. Coconut oil is a white solid fat, melting at warmer room temperatures of around 25° C making it perfect for skincare.
Coconut oil helps bolster your skin’s protective barrier layer, trapping moisture inside and keeping skin supple and hydrated. Have you ever heard of coconut pulling? It is when coconut oil is swished in the mouth and then discarded. Coconut Oil Pulling Can Reduce Bacteria in Your Mouth, so check out the toothpaste recipes below.
I didn’t really believe in pulling, until I started on a Keto diet and was using coconut oil for fat bombs. Not only did my inflamed calm down, but I was also able to toss out my sensitive toothpaste. I know it was the coconut oil as I stopped for a few weeks and straight away my teeth began to hurt again.
Coconut oil is great for hair as well as skin, you should be bathing, eating, and coating yourself in this wonder oil!
Coconut oil has anti-inflammatory properties, making it beneficial for irritated, chafed skin. Increases collagen production