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The oil will moisturize your skin, helping the razor glide right over your legs. (No more razor burn!)

TAME FRIZZY HAIR.

Use coconut oil in small amounts—a dime-sized will do— to coat hair or reduce frizz.

FACE MASK.

Coconut oil is fabulous when used as a face mask because it is amazing for dry skin and can effectively treat acne. This face mask is great if you have acne prone skin: INGREDIENTS 1 tbsp. coconut oil 3 tbsp. oatmeal Warm water

DIRECTIONS: • Place oatmeal into a bowl and add warm water. The consistency should be paste-like. • Mix in coconut oil and stir well. • Apply mixture onto face and leave on for 15 minutes. • Rinse and dry your face with a towel.

NATURAL ENERGY BOOSTER. Coconut oil will give you an energy boost when you need a mid-afternoon pickup, or after a strenuous workout. Add 1 tsp. to a smoothie.

WOUND CARE.

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Coconut oil’s antibacterial properties can help cuts and scrapes heal faster.

DEODORANT.

Coconut oil is a wonderful product to use as a base for deodorant because it kills fungi, yeast, and bacteria. Try this DIY deodorant that will keep you smelling fresh all day long! INGREDIENTS ¼ cup of baking soda ¼ cup of arrowroot powder 4 tbsp. coconut oil (melted) ¼ tsp. essential oils DIRECTIONS: • Mix all ingredients together. • Melt the mixture into an empty deodorant container so it’s easier to apply.

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