7 Coconut Oil Uses for the Summer
It’s officially the start of the summer season and you might find that the sun can dry up all the natural oils on your skin. As traveling becomes normal again, there’s one product that you can’t go without: coconut oil. No matter if you’re a mother or simply have dry skin year around, you can find ways coconut oil will work for you.
So, what exactly are you waiting for? Here’s a look at some amazing uses for coconut oil this summer season:
Shaving Cream: One of the many uses of coconut oil is using it as a shaving cream. This is a great alternative to regular shaving cream as coconut oil is a lot gentler than what you can find at the drugstore. It also soothes razor burn and bumps!
Softens the Scalp: Have you ever done a hair mask? Coconut oil is often used on the scalp to moisturize and keep the roots strong. Your hair will be thanking you later and absorb the oil in no time!
It’s a Great Exfoliator: All you have to do is mix 3 tbsp of coconut oil and 2 tbsp of sugar and you have yourself a natural exfoliator. Normal exfoliators can be pricey, so you definitely want to try this instead.
Natural Energy: Are you a coffee or tea drinker? Did you know that coconut oil is a healthy fat and provides you with energy when taken in your morning coffee? Along with that, it will keep you feeling full for longer!
Lip Balm: Coconut oil is notorious for its versatile uses but it’s also great for your lips! Use it instead of chapstick to prevent your lips from getting dry and chapped in the summer sun.
Deodorant: We aren’t kidding. You can use coconut oil as a natural deodorant. It also combats stink leaving you feeling refreshed! It’s antibacterial and antimicrobial properties help to fight odor and will leave your underarms smooth and soothed.
Makeup Remover: One of our favorite ways to use coconut oil is as a makeup remover. It happens, you forget your makeup wipes at home when you’re traveling. But no need to worry because coconut oil has you covered! Check out our BRAND NEW product: Organic Coconut Oil Wipes.