Nutty Beauty Hacks: 10 Trending Coconut Oil Uses

By Jeanette Morelan on March 22, 2016

We’re coco-nuts about this natural beauty trend—from hair masks to toothpaste, here are the best uses for coconut oil to get an all-around more beautiful (and healthy!) you.


DIY Coconut Oil Moisture Treatment

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Repair weather and heat damaged hair with this deep conditioning treatment—trust us, your tresses will thank you!

How Does She


DIY Coconut Hot Oil Treatment

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Honey and coconut are warmed together for an oil that works wonders on dry and damaged hair.

Foodie Misadventures


Homemade Coffee Scrub and Mask

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The antioxidants in coffee brighten and tighten skin, while nourishing coconut oil restores moisture.

Primally Inspired


DIY Lemon and Coconut Oil Moisturizer

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This deliciously-scented whipped body butter is a perfect all-natural moisturizer to keep around the house!

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DIY Coconut Oil Body Wash

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Adding coconut and essential oils to Castile soap creates a body wash that will keep your skin clean and oh-so-smooth.

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Coconut Oil Lip Gloss

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This simple recipe for DIY lip gloss is completely customizable with your favorite colors and flavors.

Mad In Crafts


DIY Coconut Oil and Honey Face Mask

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The antimicrobial properties of honey help it to even out and brighten your skin tone, while coconut oil helps to rehydrate your skin.

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DIY Coconut Oil Hair Spritz

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Coconut oil melts easily in warm water, making this the perfect pick-me-up when your mane's feeling dry.



Coconut Oil Moisturizer

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This moisturizer is so good, you'll want to share—make a batch for an easy gift for all your gal pals!

The Coconut Mama


Homemade Coconut Oil Toothpaste

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Maybe Gwyneth Paltrow was onto something...regardless, this toothpaste is free of artificial ingredients and will leave your pearly whites minty fresh!

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