Did you know that coconut oil benefits the outside of your body… as well as the inside?
Thanks to its moisturizing, antioxidant, and antibacterial properties, it heals, protects, and cleanses the body from head to toe.
With a jar of coconut oil, a few other natural ingredients, and a little time, you can replace almost all of your bath and beauty products with homemade, nourishing, toxin-free variations!
From shampoo to foot scrub, toothpaste to sunscreen, here are 21 ideas to get you started!
Create a moisturizing soap for your hair using your crockpot! And if your hair is on the dry side, there’s a variation especially for you! Via mommypotamus.com.
Goat milk soap is gentle with a balanced pH for anyone with sensitive skin. This recipe includes several nourishing oils in addition to coconut oil! Via TraditionalCookingSchool.com.
Not just 1, but 3 recipes for coconut oil-based deodorants, including pros and cons of each recipe. Via TraditionalCookingSchool.com.
This is a thick, spreadable, all-over body lotion with only 3 ingredients! A moisturizing treat for your whole body. Via TraditionalCookingSchool.com.
The perfect lotion for summer! Cooling, moisturizing, and non-greasy. Via getinspiredeveryday.com.
A hard lotion bar to soothe dry chapped skin through the cold winter months. Especially nice for hard-working hands. Via thehumbledhomemaker.com.
An exfoliating body scrub that is extra moisturizing and smells delicious! Via wildernessfamilynaturals.com.
This moisturizing shaving cream is perfect for men, women, and anyone with sensitive skin! The article also includes recipes for a coconut oil facial cleanser and a brown sugar foot scrub. Via modernalternativemama.com.
This massage lotion works as an all-around body butter while nourishing the largest organ of your body — your skin. Plus, the chocolate mint combination works for either men or women! Via wellnessmama.com.
Ditch the chemical sunscreen and learn how to make your own! This recipe is waterproof and SPF 30. Via thehumbledhomemaker.com.
Whip up a batch of bath bombs for a soothing and moisturizing bath. Treat yourself — or give them away as gifts! Via healthhomeandhappiness.com.
Relaxing, exfoliating, and soothing. A luxurious addition to your bath. Via wildernessfamilynaturals.com.
Do you struggle with acne? This homemade facial scrub works wonders! Via realfoodrn.com.
This 1-ingredient daily habit freshens breath, heals gums, preventss cavities, and promote whole-body health! Via deliciousobsessions.com.
This yummy-smelling scrub gently exfoliates your lips while nourishing and moisturizing them at the same time. Perfect for dry winter months! Via wellnessmama.com.
Dandelion-infused coconut oil gives this lip balm extra moisturizing and healing properties. Via freshbitesdaily.com.
Planning a day out in the sun? Moisturize your lips and protect them from the sun’s rays with a coconut oil lip balm. Via agirlworthsaving.net.
Looking for something a little more shiny than lip balm? In this easy-to-make lip gloss, coconut oil moisturizes while cinnamon promotes blood flow. Perfect combination! Via happy-mothering.com.
Ready to add more coconut oil to your bath and beauty routine? Which recipe will you try first?
...without giving up the foods you love or spending all day in the kitchen!
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