The cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries are releasing more and more beauty products. But, no matter what they “invent” or release, they simply cannot beat the natural ways of beautification.
The coconut can offer numerous skin benefits and it has been used as a natural remedy for centuries. Coconut oil is a great source of nutrients and protein, that can delay the aging process of your skin. It possesses anti-inflammatory properties that can eliminate bacteria from your body and help you in the healing process of your wounds.
How to use coconut oil to treat common conditions?
- Stretch mark cream
You need to apply coconut oil directly on your skin and on the areas that are affected by stretch marks. The stretch marks will soon disappear.
- Anti-aging cream
Coconut oil will remove the signs of aging, like aging marks and spots on your skin. You just need to apply the oil directly on your face before you go to sleep, and after a couple of treatments, you will be able to notice the improvements.
- Dandruff treatment
In order to treat and prevent dandruff, you need to prepare a mixture of green tea and coconut oil, and then apply the mixture on your hair.
- Varicose veins
Apply this oil directly on the affected area, and massage it. The results will be noticeable after a few treatments.
- Cracked heels
The coconut oil is thick and it has the ability to treat cracked heels and damaged skin. You just need to mix this oil with an essential oil of your choosing and magnesium flakes, and then apply this mixture on your heels.
- Acne cream
Coconut oil can effectively treat acne and acne related issues like blemishes and dark spots. In order to treat these problems, you need to prepare a coconut oil mask. You need to mix five tablespoons of Aloe Vera cream, two tablespoons of honey and two tablespoons of coconut oil. Apply this mask and let it sit there for a couple of minutes.
- Under-eye cream
This oil can treat under-eye circles. It will fade the brown circles and fill the aging lines that can appear around your eyes.
This oil is extremely helpful and it is not very expensive. Use it regularly, and you will be extremely pleased with the results.