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Super Models Love Coconut Oil

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By now we all know that Victoria’s Secret models Miranda Kerr and Gisele Bundchen are huge coconut oil fans. But did you know that there are tons of other models singing the praises of virgin coconut oil as part of their beauty routines? Check it out:   Tyra Banks’ beauty website, typeF.com, has lots of great suggestions for using coconut oil, everything from “Virgin Coconut Oil for Scars” http://www.typef.com/article/virgin-coconut-oil-scars/  to “Olive Oil vs Coconut Oil as a Face Lotion” http://www.typef.com/article/olive-oil-vs-coconut-oil-face-lotion/   Valentina Zelyaeva (better known as the face of Ralph Lauren) includes coconut oil in her Simple Beauty Regime blog: […]

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Top Ten Celebrity Coconut Oil Users

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Doesn’t seem that all the celebrities and famous athletes always know about the secrets to health and fitness before the rest of us!?!  It seems these ten celebrities have all been using coconut oil for a long time.  Now you can add coconut oil as your secret ingredient to all your favorite recipes!10.  Angelina Jolie– starts her day with a “a spoonful of coconut oil.”9. Apollo Ohno– the night before a race he eats steamed broccoli, brown rice, and coconut oil for added energy8. Mindy Kaling– “This is an Indian thing- my mom makes me heat up coconut oil, put it […]

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Gisele Bundchen’s Vegan Birthday Cake

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In the December 2011 issue of British Vogue, supermodel Gisele Bundchen talked about her family, diet, and how she splurges when she has a craving for the sweet stuff.  This year for her son’s birthday she whipped up a homemade vegan cake that everyone would enjoy.  She described how she made the cake and her exact quote was: “cocoa powder and coconut oil and, you know, those dried things — what are they called? That’s it! Dates — and I put them all in the processor, and whoosh! Delicious!” Since Gisele couldn’t quite remember all of the ingredients I started […]

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