I could not remember when the coconut trees appeared in my life, but I know that my childhood had a strong attachment to them and those are the unforgettable memories. When I was a child, coconut juice was my favorite drink to relieve the severe weather in the summer. I also loved eating greasy foods made by my mother from this delicious fruits such as coconut milk, coconut ice cream, and coconut cake at every weekend.
When I grew up, my mom often asked me to make coconut oil with her, and I did not know that besides being used in cooking, this oil can be a magic liquid for hair and skin care until some friends recommended me to try. That was an amazing experience!
Why Should You Wash Your Face With Coconut Oil?
I have to confess that I am a punctilious girl who never uses a beauty product immediately without carefully and deeply learning. I used to have suspicions about the functions of coconut oil because the others complimented and advertised it as a miracle. At that time, I thought that how could I apply this “cooking oil” to my face, it was more suitable for my mom’s dishes and was better to lie on the cupboard instead of my dressing table.
My mind just actually changed when I started searching and learning about what coconut oil could bring to my skin and tried to use for several days. And the final result I got was greater than what I hoped! Unbelievable!
Besides, as far as I know, people nowadays have the tendency to apply the oil cleansing method to wash their face instead of the usual cleansers and are satisfied with this new measure totally. Do you want to know why you should try the oil cleansing method with coconut oil on your face?
– Coconut oil is a type of natural oil; it will surely not have any negative influences on your sensitive skin as other cosmetic products. If you often worry about chemicals which are harmful and unhealthy for your face, oils extracted from natural materials should be your top choice and coconut oil is one of the oily products that you can totally believe and use. Using cosmetic containing a large content of industrious chemicals will help your skin be cleaner, whiter in a short term. If you apply these products for a long time or even overuse them, you may be able to deal with terrible problems, especially if your skin is sensitive and prone to be damaged. The sad news is that it will take a lot of time and money to solve the issues caused by harmful chemicals, and even the remnants of issues related to face skin such as dermatitis are difficult to remove forever.
– Coconut oil is antibacterial; hence, it is able to get rid of ugly eczema and spots on your face. This may sound crazy, but now a lot of women tend to use essential oils to remove oily substances on their face, and this method is called oil cleansing. Have you ever heard the term “fight fire with fire”? This method is also similar; it means that you add oil to resolve available oil which is secreted from your body and remains on your face.
– Unlike other cosmetic products which can help remove dust and spots on your face but make your skin dry and thin, coconut oil can ensure to clean your face and keep your skin healthy, smooth, soft and brightened. Especially, coconut includes a plenty of beneficial substances that protect and nourish skin such as proteins, vitamin E, useful acid and so on. These substances will provide necessary moisture and nutrients for your skin without changing PH level of your face.
Do those things sound amazing and incredible? Do you believe in coconut oil and want to try this great oil as right now? Let go!
How To Wash Your Face With Coconut Oil?
What you need to do is to prepare a jar of coconut oil,(it is recommended to choose the organic type) and a towel, a washcloth, a little warm water then follow the steps below:
Step 1: Pour a little amount of coconut oil on your palm. Remember to pour sufficient amount because excessive coconut oil will make your face oily terribly.
Step 2: You rub your hands together to warm coconut oil up. It is better if you rub slowly and gently.
Step 3: You apply warm coconut oil on your face, carefully and gently use your hands to massage your skin for 1-2 minutes. (You shouldn’t clean your face before carrying out this step, if you had makeup before, don’t worry because coconut is an efficient weapon which acts as makeup remover)
Step 4: Soak the towel in warm water, then squeeze water out of it as much as possible then put it on your face. This step helps pores in your skin expand so that dusty and oily substances can be removed absolutely.
Step 5: Clean your face with the cloth, don’t rub your skin severely.
Notes When Cleaning Your Face With Coconut Oil
– If you have never used coconut oil for your face skin before, it is better if you spend time on making a test with skin on other parts of your body then see whether it will react your skin or not. This situation rarely happens and each person will have the different reaction. You can apply a little coconut oil on your arm skin and carry out this for 4-5 days and get the results.
– In the first week, you may see that spots on your face appear much more. Fortunately, it is a usual phenomenon because it is just a reaction of your skin with coconut oil and will disappear as your skin get familiar with this oil. I used to be worried and frighten when saw hateful spots on my face but thanks to my patience, they did not come back, and I finally owned a white and bright skin.
– If you want to make a change, you can add other essential oils then mix them well. Remember that you must follow a certain formula to get the highest result.
– The quality of coconut oil plays an important role in cleaning your face safely and successfully. Hence, it is compulsory for you to buy coconut oil from reliable stores or suppliers. I often trust the famous and genius addresses to buy my oil because I don’t want the low-quality product to damage my face.
If you think that coconut oil is used to make food rather than take care of face skin, you should change your wrong thought from now. I tried and I totally satisfied with my choice and my decision. Are you eager to follow my suggestion? While you are hesitating and giving your doubt, the others are enjoying their new appearance! What are you waiting for? Let do it and tell me what you achieve!