This do-all oil has been all over the news as of late, and it has been reported to be much more than just a food enhancer. Awhile back the gorgeous Miranda Kerr even said how much she loves the oil, using it to maintain shiny hair and flawless skin. You don’t, however, need to consume it to reap the benefits of coconut oil, although it is good for you.
We know that coconut oil is a good alternative to other fatty oils because it contains “good” fat. Well there are also many other uses that don’t involve consuming it. It is great for your body, inside and out. Here are 31 unconventional ways that coconut oil can be used:
Since it is growing in popularity, it has become pretty readily available. Stop by your local Whole Foods, Trader Joes,Vitamin Shoppe or any other organic food store to pick up a jar of coconut oil. Just make sure when you are going out to purchase this do-all oil, look for “extra virgin.” This means that it has not been hydrogenated, bleached, refined or deodorized.
Let us know if you have found any other beauty related uses for coconut oil in the comments below.
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