These 53 coconut oil skin benefits is the result of the antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and immunoregulator actions of coconut oil. I have collected it from people’s testimony and what mentioned in Dr. Bruce Fife’s book Coconut Cures.
1. Coconut oil skin moisturizer
2. Baby’s Body lotion
3. Cuticles and finger nails health
4. Natural emollient
5. Acne treatment
6. For blisters
7. Athlete’s Foot /as Dr. Bruce points in his book; massage coconut oil into infected area 3-6 times a day.
8. Bee sting
9. Bed sores
10. Age Spots or liver spots
11. Arthritis and stiff joints
13. Candida infection (candidiasis)
14. Natural Lip Palm
15. Chicken pox, improve its annoying symptoms of itching and pain.
16. Cold sore/Fever blister
17. Skin cuts and wounds. It is the best wounds healer cream
18. Dry Skin
20. For baby’s Diaper rash. Wash the area, let it dry then apply coconut oil on it.
21. Ear fungus. You know it by itching, white powder, or flaky skin inside the ear canal.
22. Ear wax. Coconut oil will loosen it and let it out of the ear on its own.
23. Ear infection. By using ear dropper to easily drop coconut oil into the ear. I use this method even for sore throat and flue; I usually have fast relief of symptoms.
26. Gingivitis .massage your gum with coconut oil and you will be surprised how efficient your treatment with coconut oil is.
28 Insect bites and Stings
29. Insect Repellent, you can add to coconut oil drops of mint or rosemary essential oil.
30. Itchy Ear
31. Itchy skin
32. Head Lice
34. Skin fungus (athletes foot and nail fungus)
35. Stretch marks, pregnant women need to start applying coconut oil on her abdomen and thigh before delivery and continue to use it after delivery.
37. Warts .some of them are soft and easily penetrated by coconut oil but when it is thick walled it needs to rough up the thick wall, add hydrogen peroxide. Let it dry then massage coconut oil deep into the skin. Apply the oil 4-8 times a day .( this is Dr. Bruce way of treatment )
39. Yeast infection(vaginal yeast infection)
40 Natural Personal lubricant
41 For baby’s mouth Thrush
42 Shaving and after shaving cream
43 Nursing nipple, to calm and sooth irritation.
44. Deodorant. And for bad body odour.
45 Eye make-up remover.
46. Ache and pain
47. For elbow, to smooth rough skin.
48. Dandruffs / soak your scalp with coconut oil, leave it for 30 minutes, or leave it overnight and wash it in the morning will be better.
49. For smooth feet, mix coconut oil with salt and massage it thoroughly, leave it for 15 minutes then wash it with warm water and dry it.
50. For a baby’s soft skin hands, mix coconut oil and sugar , apply it to your hands with massage, wash it after 15 minutes with warm water (try it you will love it )
51. Natural Skin tan
52. For body massage, it acts as a carrier for the body absorbs it easily. It also relieves muscle pain and stiffness.
53. To remove skin tag and small skin growth .Apply coconut oil on the affected area daily and as much as you can, you will see it decrease in size until it disappeared.
54. the original sunscreen lotion used by human
55.For fast healing of sunburn