It’s no secret that coconut oil and Aloe Vera provide tremendous healing and nourishing properties.
When mixed together, they make an excellent skin health booster – completely natural. For example, the combination of these ingredients can help remove stretch marks in a quick and smooth way.
Coconut oil and Aloe Vera are usually applied separately, and they are the main ingredients in many beauty and cosmetic products for very good reasons.
Coconut oil is a natural skin hydrator which provides an attractive glow. It also has antifungal and antibacterial properties and is highly recommended for individuals with dry skin.
Aloe Vera helps prevent and mask wrinkles, fine lines, stretch marks and blemishes. It’s healing properties can help calm irritated skin and allergic reactions. It also hydrates and rejuvenates your skin.
So, when you combine coconut oil and aloe vera, you make a perfect homemade skin care gel that works better than many expensive chemical-filled beauty products.
Here’s how to make it.
- 1 cup of organic coconut oil
- 1 cup of aloe vera gel
- 3-4 drops of any essential oil
Add aloe vera and coconut oil in a small bowl and mix them together until you get a homogenous bright color mixture. Add 3-4 drops of an essential oil of your choice and store the gel in a clean glass jar with a lid. Keep the product at room temperature.
How to use:
Apply this mixture on your skin as usual. However, the best time to apply this gel is right after taking a shower when the pores of the skin are open so that they absorb the most benefits.
Important notice: This article is for informational purposes only, and the content herein should not be mistaken for professional health advice. It is highly recommended that you seek advice from a doctor and other health care professionals for serious health and beauty matters.