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Pamper Yourself - Benefits of Applying Coconut Oil After Bath

Pamper Yourself: Benefits of Applying Coconut Oil After Bath

Did you know you can pamper yourself using coconut oil? Pampering with coconut oil is a great way to relax and take a break from the busyness of everyday life. Coconut oil has various uses, but one of the most widespread use is after a bath. Applying coconut oil to your skin can help nourish and give the skin a healthy glow. Also, it even helps in reducing stress.

Furthermore, coconut oil may help to reduce inflammation and protect the skin from environmental toxins. With this post, you can use coconut oil to pamper yourself and reap the benefits of its natural properties. So, why not take a few extra minutes to pamper yourself with coconut oil?

Benefits of Applying Coconut Oil After Bath

Nourishes skin

Coconut oil is a natural moisturiser. Applying it to your skin after a bath will help lock in the moisture your skin naturally loses. This will leave your skin feeling soft and smooth. It can also help reduce the appearance of any dry or flaky patches.

Helps Reduce Stress

Coconut oil has natural anti-inflammatory properties that can help reduce stress and promote relaxation. Additionally, coconut oil has a natural, tropical scent, making it a great choice for a pampering session. It can help to relax and leave you feeling uplifted. Using coconut oil as a massage oil has many health benefits, including the ability to reduce cellulite for some people. Also, it increases circulation, giving you a stronger, firmer and more toned body.

Reduces inflammation

Coconut oil has natural anti-inflammatory properties. Applying coconut oil can help to calm any redness and inflammation that may occur from shaving or razor burn. It can also help to reduce any itchiness caused by dry skin. This can be especially useful if sensitive skin is prone to irritation or reaction after a bath.

Protects Skin from Environmental Toxins

Coconut oil is a natural oil and, as such, is a great barrier against environmental toxins. Applying coconut oil after a bath can also help to protect your skin from sun damage, so it is a great way to extend your tan if you have been enjoying some outdoor time. It creates a protective layer against the sun’s harmful UV rays, pollution, and other toxins that can be found in the air. This protective layer can also help keep your skin hydrated, making you feel soft and smooth. In saying that, always use a quality sunscreen for protection from the sun when outdoors.

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Pamper yourself - How to Apply Coconut Oil After Bath

Pamper yourself

How to Apply Coconut Oil After Bath

First, gather supplies. You will need to have your coconut oil on hand, and if you choose to use other ingredients during your pamper session, you can also gather those. Many add a few drops of essential oils to their coconut oil to create a fragranced mixture they like. The smell you prefer may further help relax and calm your nerves. Please note that there are many essential oils that cannot be directly applied to the skin. Lavendar is a safe all that is used by a lot of people. 

Next, cleanse your skin. You may use your favourite cleanser to help remove any dirt or makeup left on your skin after bathing. You may also directly use coconut oil as a cleanser. Using coconut oil to cleanse your skin will leave it smooth and free of residue, making it the perfect base for applying any other products you may want.

Next, apply coconut oil. Once you have cleansed your skin, you can use coconut oil to moisturise and protect your skin from the sun. You can also use coconut oil to seal in any other products you want to use, such as self-tanning products or lotions.

Finally, massage coconut oil into your skin. Once you have applied your coconut oil, you can rub it into your skin to help distribute it evenly and help to lock it in. This can also help to calm and relax you, leaving you feeling great and ready.


Summing Up

Using coconut oil as a natural beauty product can help to bring out the beauty in your skin and provide several other benefits. For example, coconut oil on your skin can help protect it against UV rays and environmental toxins. You may think applying coconut oil would be very difficult, but using a jar or bottle to help you distribute it throughout your skin is easy and manageable.

While many people still doubt coconut oil, the truth is that it can be a natural, healthy, and beneficial beauty product. 


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