33 Uses For Coconut Oil
Add Oatmeal to it to use as a body scrub!
Use to condition your wood.
Apply to your dry hair, wrap in a hot towel for 30 minutes, and wash as normal for a deep conditioner.
Use it as a lip balm.
Use a little bit as a natural deodorant.
Use coconut oil as shaving cream.
Makes a great moisturizing bath soak (add some essential oils too :)
Use it to help sooth chicken pox, shingles, or other rashes or skin irritations.
Treat athlete’s foot or other fungal or yeast infections with it.
Spread a thin layer on cuts or burns to speed up healing.
Take up to 5 spoonfuls per day for improved thyroid function.
Use as an eye cream to help prevent wrinkles and sagging.
Use as massage oil.
Use on your baby’s diaper rash.
Use to help visibility of stretch marks
For nursing mothers, use coconut oil on your nipples to prevent cracking and irritation.
Apply to bee stings or bug bites to soothe.
Women can use it to relieve yeast infections, dryness, and discomfort
If you’re prone to nosebleeds, coat the inside of your nostrils with coconut oil regularly.
Helps soothe and heal hemorrhoids.
Take to help reduce migraines (with an adjustment ofcourse!).
Mixed with peppermint, lemon balm, rosemary, or tea tree oil makes an excellent insect repellant.
Mix with baking soda for a non-toxic “Goo Gone”.
Use as a metal polish
Leather moisturizer.
Can get gum out of your hair!
Use instead of WD-40.
Take a spoonful to help with heartburn, acid reflux, or indigestion.
Use as a sunscreen.
Mix with butter and toss your popcorn in it.
Moisturize cracked heals.
Massage into your nails and cuticles to moisturize and releave.
Use as the base for homemade chocolate candy