Coconut is a food that has many beneficial properties for skin, pure oil is applied directly or with cream provides softness to the dermis, hydrates, nourishes and relaxes, for its part, the pulp an excellent exfoliant and a powerful emollient.
The coconut helps eliminate dry skin and encouraged to retain more moisture making it smooth, supple and soft, in turn is effective in treating skin with stretch marks and to restore the hair punished. But these benefits are not the only, coconut helps soothe and heal various skin conditions such as rashes, acne, pimples, rashes, burns, cuts, fungi, pimples, among other things.
Coconut is used in many ways, both in the natural (flesh and juice) and in the form of oils (which must not have been refined) coconut milk can be used to clean the skin or develop natural masks with her or with the slurry and wetting effects, refreshing, decongestants and non-irritating. Coconut milk can also be used alone, you have to sprinkle the skin with a cotton ball and leave on for 15 minutes then rinse with warm water.
Preparation of coconut mask
- 5 drops of almond oil
- 1 tablespoon grated coconut
- 2 tablespoons plain yogurt
Mix the ingredients to mix, then apply the mask on clean skin and leave for 20 minutes, rinse with fresh water and ends with the usual cream treatment.
Coconut Bath: Add oil or coconut milk to bath water and use the pulp to exfoliate the skin. With this treatment you’ll get a soft skin hydrated and nourished.
Coconut oil: every night apply coconut oil on the skin and dry parts of the body, massage with upward circular movements until completely penetrated.