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7 ways to look 10 years younger using coconut oil Coconut oil penetrates deeply into the skin, leaving it soft, flexible and nourished.

Black women have always known that coconut oil isn’t just for your kitchen; it’s your bestest beauty BFF.  Who knew that the secret to eternal youth might just be hanging out in your kitchen cabinet? PS.: Yes, white women — we give you permission to partake in the coco magic. Read on.

#1. Chemical-free shaving cream

The shaving cream you are using right now contains many chemicals and it is quite expensive. You should start avoiding this type of shaving creams for your underarms and your legs, and start using… coconut oil!

Coconut oil is cheap, natural and it smells good. Also it has antimicrobial effects. Coconut is effective because it soothes the skin and after shaving the skin will be well hydrated also.

#2. Overnight skin care

Use the coconut regularly before bedtime and you skin will be pure, completely clean and refreshed. Coconut oil penetrates deeply into the skin, leaving it soft, flexible and nourished.

#3. Coconut oil hand cream

Often, our hands become a bit rough when the weather is cold. In order to repair your dry skin you will need to pay attention little more to them. So, if you want to solve this problem you will need to start using coconut oil hand cream and nourish your hands and they will become softer and smoother.

#4. Whipped coconut oil cellulite cream

Many women are facing the problem of cellulite and they are struggling to find the best solution which will work. Coconut oil to the rescue!

#5. Homemade liquid hand soap

Prepare completely natural hand soap and improve the state of your skin and family members and save money at the same time. This hand soap is completely natural compared to the products we are buying which are loaded with chemicals. Prepare liquid soap from coconut oil which is very effective, and wash your hands to feel the benefits.

#6. Coconut is good for lip balm, too

Ditch the fancy lip balms; coconut oil is here to rescue your pout! Apply a bit to your lips for a natural, hydrating gloss. Who needs a makeup artist when you’ve got a coconut?

#7. No more frizzy hair

Tired of battling frizz and split ends? Coconut oil is your hair’s superhero. Warm up a bit in your palms and run it through your hair. Not only will it tame the frizz, but your mane will be as silky as a waterfall in a tropical paradise.

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