Coconut Oil For The Skin
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Coconut Oil For The Skin

Organic coconut oil for skin is a great way to help clear and heal problem skin since it easily absorbs and helps draw out the toxins and impurities. If you have acne, it may worsen for a few days because the body is getting rid of the toxins. You may not see results for a few weeks, so consistency is important. It works great when applied topically and from the inside out by consuming up to 3 tablespoons per day. Not just for acne, but it will help treat different skin conditions.

Coconut oil for skin can be used to treat dry, irritated skin, dermatitis, eczema, and psoriasis. Some even use it as a make-up remover or underneath foundation. It's also great for premature aging and preventing wrinkles by helping your skin to stay smooth and soft. With continued use, it will improve the appearance of the skin on your face and body. It's also great as an aftershave, deodorant, treating cuts and bruises, scars, bug bites, diaper rash, as an eye cream, lip balm, cracked nipples, liver spots, stretch marks, and many more.

How exactly does it work when so many prescription medications have failed? About 50 % of coconut oil is lauric acid, which is a medium chain fatty acid. This type of fatty acid is very unique and easily penetrates the skin with its anti-microbial and anti-viral properties. When massaged into the skin, it works by killing the bacteria that causes acne. It can even be used for babies with acne problems or cradle cap. The only other place where lauric acid is found in high quantity is human breast milk, so you can imagine how good organic coconut oil is for the skin.

Coconut oil for skin can be used as a treatment and healing of acne and acne scars for adults, teens, and babies. As said before, make sure you are consistent with the treatment since your acne may appear to become worse before it gets better. For the best results, always use virgin or extra virgin organic coconut oil that's unrefined, unbleached, and non-deodorized. Any other kind is not worth using, it must be organic.

Some other ways to use coconut oil for skin are: to treat nosebleeds, reduces oily appearance making it good for oily skin, helps to moisturize and lessen the chances of getting an infection with tattoos, removes a layer of dead skin cells, can be used as a makeup remover, treat athlete's foot, age spots, and burns. Who knew that coconut oil for skin can have so many benefits?


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