The very natural and useful coconut oil is has got many health benefits, be it for your skin or hair and also a healthy option used for cooking. Some of the major health benefits include stress relief, proper digestion, regular metabolism, weight loss, boosts the immune system and has been proven as a cure for many ailments and diseases like HIV, blood pressure, diabetes, kidney stone and so on.
Coconut oil has got properties such as antimicrobial, antioxidant, antibacterial and anti-fungal which makes it suitable for human body and its health. It is extremely popular in India, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Phillippines. So, here we have for you a wonderful recipe to make coconut oil skin polish which will make your skin radiant, smooth and soft.
You shall need two cups of coconut oil, ½ cup almond oil, 10 drops of lavender oil and 1 cup of cornmeal. You will get the ingredients from the local grocery store or you may just have it at home. All the ingredients mentioned have their own natural properties which combined will make a beautiful combination for the skin.
Method To Prepare
1. First Take the coconut oil and warm it on the gas or microwave for some time. This is done to make it softer.
2. Then in another vessel, take the almond oil and cornmeal together. Blend them both with a hand mixer. Do this until it is completely blended and there are no blemishes.
3. After the first two steps, add lavender oil to the vessel in step 2. And mix it well.
4. Further, pour the coconut oil to the mixture and mix it all well with a spoon.
5. Let it be for an hour, and it shall get a bit harder.
6. After an hour it’s ready to use.
This recipe will make you 2 jars of coconut oil skin polish. Use this twice a week for fresh and smooth skin.
Here, we shall use only coconut oil and rose oil. You will need 1 cup of organic coconut oil and 10 drops of essential rose oil. Both make a wonderful combination with a beautiful fragrance.
Take coconut oil and warm it for some time, not more than 5 minutes. Later add the essential oil to it. Here, we have taken rose oil, as per your needs and preference you could choose from any of the essential oil. Blend it well with a spoon or a mixer. Let this concoction be for ½ hour to 45mins and this fill it in the jar.
You can use this skin polish to massage it all over your body.
For the next and last option, you will need 1 cup of cane sugar and 1 cup of organic coconut oil.
Warm the coconut oil on low heat and later mix it with cane sugar. And let it cool. This one’s really easy and quick to make.
This is also a good skin polish. You can use to massage all over your body. If you are planning to use for your then we would suggest use only plain organic coconut oil. You can apply it under your eye, on your eyelids. This will work to remove the dark circles. You can also use it to apply on your skin. Do not apply full over your face.
You will need the following ingredients to prepare our next recipe of coconut oil skin polish. Firstly, 2 cups of organic coconut oil, ½ cup avocado oil or olive oil and lastly ¼ cup of cornmeal.
Now first, you need to soften the coconut oil and for this pour it on a pan and warm it on low heat. Next you whip the avocado oil and lastly blend the cornmeal. Mix all of these well. And then you may store it in a container or jar.