coconut oil and sunburn

Natural Summertime Remedies

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Now that summer is in full swing and many of you are out and about with the little ones, sunburn, bug bites, and heat rash are bound to happen. Unfortunately, I have experienced all three of these within the past month and can’t say that I was too happy about it!Instead of using products that are full of different ingredients and not to mention, having to go out and stock my bathroom with extra unwanted bottles, I turned to coconut oil for relief of these symptoms.I can’t even begin to explain how well coconut oil works for relief of itchiness, […]

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Spring Beauty Uses with Coconut Oil

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Spring is now officially in full swing, which means I’m starting to come out of my winter shell with my daily beauty routine. I know it sounds horrible, but there’s something about being in a cold climate that makes me not want to put a face of make up on or even do my hair. With the sun shining and warm breeze starting, I’m letting my hair down, highlighting my face, and even hitting the beach for some natural sunshine.Today I wanted to share my Spring beauty routine, which honestly includes one ingredient: Coconut oil. Coconut oil is my go-to […]

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Top Coconut Oil Uses for 2015

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Now that the year is coming to an end, I wanted to take a moment to recap our most viewed coconut oil uses for 2015. If you’re not familiar with this healthy fat then it’s definitely a must-try! Coconut oil is a plant based saturated fat, which is generally used as a replacement for butter or oil when cooking and baking. When using coconut oil in a recipe, you simply replace it in a 1:1 ratio. Example – ½ cup of butter would be substituted for ½ cup coconut oil. Coconut oil is also absorbed differently than butter or olive […]

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