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Top 5 Winter Skin Care Tips

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The season is rapidly changing, which means your skin care regime should as well. Living in Florida, we go through humid heat for the majority of the year, but do start to experience some colder weather during the December and January months. From head to toe, my skin starts to severely dry out, which leads to redness and itchiness. My go-to moisturizer for the last year has been coconut oil, especially during the winter months. Let’s take a look at my favorite skin uses for coconut oil: Cuticles – Come November, my cuticles start to really dry out and hangnails […]

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The Benefits of De-Stressing with Coconut Oil

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Now that the hustle and bustle of the holidays is finally over, I’ve been trying to make it a point to relax and de-stress myself at least once a week. Between working, school and going to the gym, sometimes I just need a moment for myself to recompose and let all my worries go away. I have a new found love of using coconut oil in many different ways that all help me relax. Going beyond the kitchen, using coconut oil in your beauty regimen may help restore dry skin, soften hair, and even calm your nerves when mixed with […]

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Lavender and Rose Mother’s Day Foot Scrub

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  Part 2 of our homemade Mother’s Day gift is a Lavender and Rose Foot Scrub made with one of our more unique coconut oil recipes. Moms love to be pampered and what better way to pamper your mom than making her homemade foot scrub to use after a long, hard day (scrubbing your mom’s feet is optional)!               Ingredients: 1 cup coarse kosher salt or sugar (we used coconut sugar) 1/2 cup Kelapo coconut oil (heat to a liquid consistency) 10 drops Lavender Essential Oil 10 drops Rose Absolute Oil Optional: 2-3 teaspoons Vitamin E Oil […]

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