7 Uses For Coconut Oil That You Probably Didn’t Know About

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Last Updated on March 26, 2022 by Steal the Style

I originally bought a jar of coconut oil to do “oil pulling” where you swish around the oil in your mouth, and it’s supposed to draw out toxins as well as help with other things, like clear up your skin and make your teeth whiter (which I think it really does).

But the texture of coconut oil before it melts in my mouth agitates me, so I’ve been searching for other uses for coconut oil to get rid of this great big jar of coconut oil

Organic Coconut Oil, Cold-Pressed - Natural Hair Oil, Skin Oil and Cooking Oil with Fresh Flavor, Non-GMO Unrefined Extra Virgin Coconut Oil (Aceite de Coco), USDA Organic, 16 oz

1. Moisturizing conditioner 

Apply to wet hair and let sit for 5 minutes before rinsing

Sheamoisture Daily Hydrating Conditioner For All Hair Types 100% Virgin Coconut Oil Sulfate-Free 13 oz

2. Lip balm 

apply to chapped lips

Kopari Coconut Lip Glossy - Clear - Hydrating and Moisturizing Coconut Oil, Vitamin E and Shea Butter Lip Gloss With 100% Organic Coconut Oil, Non GMO, Vegan Sulfate Free 0.35 Oz

3. Makeup remover 

massage directly on face and wash away with warm water

Physicians Formula Coconut Milk Eye Makeup Remover

4. Cuticle softener 

Massage into cuticles and nail beds

Extremely Pure, Odorless & Clear Coconut Oil for Skin & Hair, Beauty Grade - Mini Jar, by COCO & CO. (2oz)

5. Personal lubricant 

effective and safe for the bedroom

6. Baby ointment 

great for diaper rash

Baby Salve, Diaper Balm, Baby Ointment, Drool Rash Ointment, Natural Diaper Cream, Made with Calendula, Burdock, Organic Coconut Oil and More, Travel Size, Ora’s Amazing Herbal

7. Shoe shiner

Makes leather shoes look new again

 

Did any of these coconut uses surprise you?

7 Uses For Coconut Oil That You Probably Didn’t Know About

7 Uses For Coconut Oil That You Probably Didn’t Know About