Have you ever seen someone’s skin that has a illuminating silk sheen? You can bet they are wearing coconut oil to give their skin that amazing glow. And it’s such an amazing product to use for not just your skin but your hair and nails, and that’s why I call it the multi-tasker as it has so many wonderful uses to enhance your beauty needs. Plus Coconut oil does not become rancid like many other oils so it’s safe to use no matter the conditions. It can solidify and liquify with changing temperatures, but pure organic coconut oil will still retain the same quality.
Coconut Oil Multi-taking Beauty Enhancer on Hair
In ancient Egypt, women used coconut butter and oils in their hair to give it a silky sheen appearance and to also help with styling. Coconut Oil can penetrate into the hair like no other oil as the oil actually bonds with the keratin and helps to increase the shine and moisture while improving the overall health. Adding just a bit to the hair after styling will help smooth the flyways and prevent split ends.
The vitamins and essential fatty acids naturally found in coconut oil nourish the scalp, help to remove sebum build-up from hair follicles, smooth the hair strands, locks in moisture and prevents dandruff. And because of this, Coconut oil on hair can actually helps your hair grow longer, thicker, and even faster. If you are worried coconut oil will weight down your hair, just applying before bed and shampoo it out in the morning. An ideal hair mask with Coconut oil should be on the hair for at least 60 minutes to allow the nutrients to work their magic.
Coconut Oil Multi-taking Beauty Enhancer on Skin
Coconut oil is widely used in many natural beauty products because of it’s naturally antibacterial and anti fungal properties. It work well due to the saturated fats that helps the skin stay moisturized while sealing the moisture with out loss through the skin’s pores. Coconut oil can give your the skin a healthy glow, smooth and even tone. After a shower, rub the oil to your body for all day moisture retention.
The anti-fungal aspects of coconut oil can reduce acne and other chronic skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema. The protein found in coconut oil actually replaces the damaged cells with healthy ones to actually treat the infection. Other medicinal uses include healing cold sores, stretch marks and sunburn.
You can add a bit of oil to the under eye area through out the day to control the visual appearance of wrinkles as normal eye cream dissipates through the day. And even adding a bit to the lip makes a perfect lip balm. Coconut oil can also be used to take off stubborn makeup, just follow up with your facial cleanser to remove any last traces of dirt or makeup.
Coconut Oil Multi-taking Beauty Enhancer on Nails
Coconut oil is also fantastic at nursing your cuticles. Because of it’s anti-fungal property, it helps protects your nails from fungal infections. Plus it moisturizes and strengthens the cuticles, and can make your nails stronger, healthier and shinier with regular use. The emollient nature of coconut oil also helps to prevent your nails from getting dry and brittle.
Coconut Oil Multi-taking Beauty Enhancer is great to use all year round and for so many uses that this is a must have for your beauty routine!
Coconut Oil Multi-taking Beauty Enhancer
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