Coconut oil is a lovely light textured oil which is refined by fractionation from coconut.
Uses For You:
Coconut oil makes a lovely massage oil which is rich on the skin. It is a wonderful oil to use as a bath oil with natural dispersant properties, allowing you to combine essential oils and create luxurious bath oils without chemicals.
It helps the skin naturally control its oil secretions. An application of Coconut oil on the skin after washing with soap / shower gel, helps the skin quickly and naturally restore its pH level to 5.5, without blocking pores. It can be used in skin care products or direct on the skin. It is a wonderfully natural way to beautiful skin.
Great for acne prone skin – wash face with a few drops of coconut oil, rinse your face witha fresh clean muslin/flannel, then use coconut oil as gentle moisteriser.
Coconut oil contains vitamins A, B and E, as well as phosphorus, calcium, iron, manganese and magnesium. It is also contains natural antiseptic and disinfectant properties.
Uses For Baby:
The perfect way to treat nappy rash naturally. Apply coconut oil to the affected area, the thick oil will act as a barrier and prevent any further irritation, and it will nourish and treat the irritated skin. It is also anti-fungal, and so can even be used to treat yeast infections.
The perfect natural moisturiser. Some babies suffer dry patches in the creases of their neck, a quick dab of coconut oil will help to keep the area moisturised while protecting the skin from further irritation.
Coconut oil can be used as a natural treatment for cradle cap. Massage the oil into your baby’s scalp and leave in for about 20 minutes. The coconut oil will act as a moisturiser and will loosen the cradle cap flakes while nourishing the scalp. After twenty minutes, rinse the coconut oil off and use a soft brush to gently comb the hair and remove any loose flakes.
Coconut oil for baby massage. I am sure you a fully aware of the benefits of baby massage how it helps strengthens the bond between parent and baby, as well as relaxing baby in time for bed, or even helping with symptoms of colic. This light, massage oil is perfect for the job.