Hello everyone! So tell me when I talk about coconut oil what comes in to your mind.You may answer that, “I use it while cooking food”, or “I apply coconut oil in my hair and leave them overnight”. Right? What else can you think of? Let me tell you that coconut oil is the main ingredient of many beauty products.It works as an amazing moisturizer. Even I apply coconut oil while bathing to keep my skin hydrated and smooth.There are so many beauty benefits of coconut oil that you might not be aware about. Let’s find out:
Deep conditioning of hair : You know what, coconut oil is the main ingredient of many conditioners because it prevents protein loss and keep your hair healthy. So what you can do is, gently massage your hair with coconut oil, put on a shower cap and go to sleep. Wash your hair in the morning as you usually do. Your hair will become healthy and shiny. As coconut oil is rich in vitamin E and iron it also prevents hair loss.
Body moisturizer : A study has found that virgin coconut oil works wonder for dry skin. It keeps your skin nourished and moist. It can use as a natural lotion for keeping your skin hydrated.
Keeps you younger : Coconut oil is rich in antioxidants and slow down the process of aging. It will keep your skin soft and smooth. So it is great not only for hair but for your skin also.
Cheek highlighter : Once you are done with your makeup, apply a bit of oil on your cheeks to enhance your beauty.
Eye makeup removal : Yes coconut oil is a natural makeup remover. It can even remove your waterproof mascara without much effort. So all you have to do is, soak a cotton ball in the oil and gently sweep over your eyes.It works on all types of eye makeup.
Lip balm : Nobody likes chapped or dry lips. And if you don’t want to invest in an expensive lip balm then use natural and effective solution. Apply coconut oil on your lips to get soft, kissable lips.
Best for cuticles : Apply a bit of oil daily on your cuticles, it will also strengthen your nails.
Lighten stretch marks : Yes it reduces lines of stretch marks too.
Whiten dark under thighs : If you have dark under thighs then coconut oil is the best bet for you. Take 2 tsp of coconut oil and add half lemon juice in to it. Mix them properly and apply the mixture on the affected area for 15 minutes. Wash it off after 1 hour. Do it twice a week for best results.
Shave your legs smoothly : If you use a razor to shave your legs then coconut oil will make this process very smooth for you. Apply oil and see how quickly your hair comes out.It will also make your legs super soft.
For sunburn : Did you had fun in the sun and got a nice burn to prove it? Coconut is your life saver. Apply it on your burn for instant relief. It also avoid peeling of the skin.
Say goodbye to acne : If your skin is prone to acne then use Coconut oil for getting relief from redness and irritation. Before you hit the bed apply coconut oil on affected area and let it skin in to your skin properly.
Do you know any other beauty benefit of coconut oil? I would love to hear.