If you've heard coconut oil hailed as the ultimate beauty elixir, we're telling you to go ahead and believe the hype. Coconut oil not only hydrates and makes everything smell heavenly, it's also packed with anti-aging and antibacterial properties, making it an all-around winner that cleanses and brightens skin, and softens and nourishes everything from heat-damaged hair to dry cuticles. Here are five of our favorite ways to use coconut oil in our daily routines:
1. As an eye makeup remover.
2. As a hydrating hair oil.
3. As a head-to-toe moisturizer, from cuticle treatment to shave cream.
4. As an anti-aging eye cream.
5. As a moisturizing lip balm.