I first fell in love with that coconut smell when I was a teenager, slathering on Banana Boat Suntan Lotion (SPF 0). As I got older and hopefully wiser, I traded in that unhealthy, artificial coconut imitation for the real thing – coconut oil. I don’t think there is a more perfect entity in all of creation. Not only is it healthy for cooking, but there are so many other ways to use coconut oil that are all natural-and actually good for you!
Here are 25 ways to use coconut oil that will have you looking, feeling, and smelling amazing!
- MADE FROM FRESH, ORGANIC COCONUTS – Cold-pressed from fresh, organic coconuts, Viva Naturals Extra-Virgin Coconut Oil...
- PERFECT FOR COOKING, FRYING & SPREADING - With a naturally high smoke point (350°F/177°C), coconut oil is perfect for...
- NUTRIENT-RICH SKIN & HAIR-CARE TREATMENT – Super useful outside the kitchen, coconut oil makes a luscious lotion or...
25 Ways To Use Coconut Oil
Homemade Vanilla Coconut Shaving Cream from Midget Momma
Homemade Cough Drops from Coconut Mama
Handmade Coconut Oil Lotion Bars from Holistic Health Naturally
Lime Coconut Whipped Body Lotion from Domestically Speaking
Coconut Oil and Honey Moisturizing Face Mask from Coconuts and Kettlebells
DIY Coconut Oil and Honey Body Wash from DIY Natural Home Remedies
DIY Coconut Oil Vanilla Lip Balm from The Radiant Life Blog
Homemade Coconut Oil Toothpaste from Modern Hippie Health and Wellness
DIY Coconut Oil Deodorant from Cadry’s Kitchen
DIY Coconut and Honey Hair Mask from The Debrief
Homemade Makeup Remover Wipes from DIY Just Cuz
DIY Cuticle Cream from She Uncovered
Coconut Oil Bath Melts from Coconut Mama
Homemade Muscle Pain Relief Cream from Six Dollar Family
DIY Vapor Chest Rub from Full of Days
Coconut Oil Spot Acne Treatment from The Indian Spot
Honey and Lemon Coconut Oil Syrup from Coconut Mama
DIY Curl Cream from Style Tips 101
Headache Balm from Simply Stacie
DIY Homemade Anti-Aging Eye Cream from Redefined Mom
Homemade Natural Mascara from A Blossoming Life
DIY Sunscreen from Pronounce Skincare
DIY Edible Brown Sugar Lip Scrub with Honey and Coconut from Salt and Ritual
Homemade Baby Lotion from Frugal Farm Wife
Coconut oil is seriously a gift of nature to help us stay beautiful and healthy without all the artificial ingredients and chemicals! If you want to continue the ‘natural and healthy’ kick, check out these 10 Clean Eating Recipes!
Melanie works full time at Tuft & Needle and blogs part time evenings and weekends when her daughter is working on the cars with her dad!