Good reasons to use virgin coconut oil
· Virgin coconut oil
is the perfect moisturizer
. -It can be used to soften dry and scaly skin
which is often susceptible to infections. It also prevents unsightly pimples
and can be used as lip balm.
· Virgin coconut oil will keep your skin young-looking- It strengthens connective tissues so wrinkles
and sagging of the skin is prevented. Dead cells on the outer surface of the skin
are removed, making your skin
· Virgin coconut oil prevents the sun’s
damaging effects. Its antioxidant properties will prevent skin
from sagging and eliminate wrinkles
. Age spots and skin
cancer usually caused by the sun’s harmful rays is also avoided. Coconut oil is actually an ingredient of many suntan lotions.
· Virgin coconut oil has antimicrobial properties.-It helps prevent bacterial and fungal infections. The MCFA’s when broken down into free fatty acids can kill disease-causing organisms like bacteria, viruses, and fungi.
When used correctly and regularly, virgin coconut oil could help you keep your skin soft and smooth. It also helps prevent premature aging and wrinkling
of your skin. But, once again…when applied correctly and regularly.
Here are some tips on how to apply the oil to your skin
o Use virgin coconut oil
as a cleanser
For certain people, this technique works nicely but not for others. You should try it for yourself to prove whether this will work well for you or not. Just gently wipe most of the oil off with a warmed wet washcloth.
o Use virgin coconut oil after shower
Some others reach amazing results when they apply the oil to their cleansed moist skin. I say this is a better technique, because you give a chance to the virgin coconut oil to absorb well to your skin
o Use virgin coconut oil before you go to bed
The bottom line in this technique is that you must not pat it dry! Use the oil as your new moisturizer and expect amazing results. Do not hesitate to apply the oil to your entire body, even your lips
o Virgin coconut oil for deodorant
Apply virgin coconut oil to your underarms…it turns out to be a great deodorant also!
Those are the 4 techniques you could use with virgin coconut oil to attain healthier skin. But, please be aware that the process differs with different people. Some need a longer time to see the effects.
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