Hello dear readers.Today I want to talk about coconut oil.It has long wanted to buy it specially for hair.But, after reading the manual, it was a miracle for the skin oil, I decided to write about it, so to speak, your review.I have dry skin on the hands, the face, it is necessary to constantly moisturize and nourish.Used for these purposes oils, some have become my favorite.

I read that butters, that is, solid oil-comedogenic, oil is the best person for this peach.I bought it of course, to use masks.You can read about all the peach butter on the blog in the article "Oil peach pits".But I like butters from cocoa butter, coconut's tried, liked too.Instantly absorbed into the skin, making the skin smooth and velvety.

I coconut oil firm, with a slight aroma of coconut, it is easy to melt at the slightest contact with the skin.There is refined and refined oil for skin is better to use not refined.This oil can be used not only for skin, but for the hand skin, this oil simply can adequately replace the h

and cream.

properties of coconut oil.

  • Moisturizing Anti
  • Nourishing Emollient
  • antimicrobial
  • Antivirus

Coconut oil has beneficial properties and is suitable for skin care.It is used both as masks and in pure form and in mixture with essential oils, this oil may be enriched lotions and shampoos.

Coconut oil is very gentle, with a pleasant sweet aroma of coconut.It is very easy to melt on contact with the skin and turns into liquid oil.Very nice, it does not leave a greasy, easily absorbed into the skin, distributed evenly over the skin.The skin is really after applying this oil looks velvety to the touch is very delicate.Oil consumption sparingly.

Not sorry that bought this oil, very pleased with it.Try it for hair, later I will write a review.I bought a small jar, try oil.Of course most advantageous to buy a jar, and it comes out cheaper.

composition of coconut oil.

Lauric acid - 55%;
Oleic acid - 11%;
Caprylic acid - 10%;
capric acid - 9.7%;
Myristic acid - 8%;
palmitic acid - 5%;
stearic acid - 1,3%
capric acid - 0.2-0.5%

Lauric acid. It has antimicrobial, antiseptic properties.It accelerates the healing of skin wounds, cracks, cuts, and other skin disorders.Improves the appearance of skin leaving it supple, it helps prevent the appearance of wrinkles.

oleic acid. This acid helps to retain moisture in the cells of the skin.Furthermore, this acid helps to restore the barrier function of the epidermis.

Caprylic acid. This acid speeds up the metabolic processes in the skin cells and promotes better oxygenation of the skin cells.It prevents loss of water in the skin cells.This renewed youthfulness of the skin.

capric acid. has antimicrobial properties.

Myristic acid. Enhances skin penetration of components, in this case coconut oil components.

stearic acid. This acid helps restore the protective properties of the skin.

palmitic acid. Promotes renewal of the intercellular substance of the dermis.

Coconut oil.The use of facial skin.

course, this oil is a godsend for dry skin, but it is not suitable for oily skin and skin prone to the formation of comedones on it.At least I was so assured on the forums, because before I buy this oil contradicted the "sea" of information about it.I decided to buy it for hair care.

  • Coconut oil is suitable for sensitive and delicate skin.
  • Apply it to dry skin, skin prone to irritation and flaking.
  • Coconut oil is used to soften dry and calloused skin, hands, feet, elbows, knees, and this oil prevents the formation of cracks in the skin.
  • oil helps increase the overall tone of the skin, making the skin supple and elastic, which is especially important for the care of aging skin.
  • And yet, coconut oil helps protect the skin from the negative impact on her environment.
  • In addition, this oil is suitable for removing makeup around the eyes.
  • Thanks to its soft and light texture of coconut oil for the care of delicate skin around the eyes, nourishes the skin and helps smooth out fine wrinkles.
  • oil protects the skin against sunburn in the summer and from wind and frost in winter.
  • Coconut oil slows down the aging process of skin cells and helps to smooth out fine wrinkles on the skin.

Before applying the oil, it is recommended to warm up in a water bath at a temperature of about 40 C, then this oil will become liquid consistency.

If coconut oil is used in pure form, it is very easy to melt from the heat of the hands.Picking up a pat of butter it is easily melted and can be applied to the skin.

Recipes masks for the face with coconut oil.

Coconut oil can be used in pure form for skin care, and as part of facial masks.However, using the mask coconut oil enough to do once a week.

And you need to put a mask on for 15-20 minutes, rinse lukewarm waters.Especially recommended mask with coconut oil for dry, sensitive, irritated and aging skin.Skin prone to flaking, irritation.

But, before applying coconut oil or coconut oil to mask a part of the oil is required to test the mask or on the wrist, in order to avoid redness, irritation, itching of the skin.

Honey mask with coconut oil. Coconut oil and natural bee honey mixed in equal proportions, is applied to the face mask.

mask with egg yolk and coconut oil. Coconut oil mixed with egg yolk, oil, take a tablespoon of pre-melt and mix with egg yolk, put on the face.

Scrub with coconut oil for the skin. teaspoon of coconut oil mixed with a tablespoon of coffee grounds and massage movements applied to the face, leave on 5-7 minutes, wash off with water.

Coconut oil does not cause allergies, but if you idiosyncrasy or coconut oil, it should not be used.

also video material you can see more information on coconut oil.