coconut oil


Shaving with coconut oil

Coconut oil gets touted as the cure-all for absolutely everything, even as a shaving cream replacement. So how does it stack up for removal of unwanted hair? I wanted to get to the bottom of why I need a shaving cream at all, and if I do, would coconut oil do the trick? Unless you love the thrill of having your hair ripped out with hot wax, you probably know your way around a razor pretty well. My relationship with shaving is one of the longest relationships in my life, and just like all long relationships, has been met by […]

coconut-oil

make your own deodorant

Make Your Own Coconut Deodorant

Learn how to make your own, all natural coconut deodorant. Natural deodorants are the best! They’re aluminium free, non toxic and completely safe. Because they are so natural, you may find yourself recognizing the ingredients of your deodorant in your pantry. This is brilliant, because it means it’s super easy (and cheap) to make your own. This is my favourite recipe which utilises the power of coconut oil and baking soda. This creates a deodorant paste. Just wipe a pea-sized amount under each arm pit. Because it’s oil-based it will just melt in to your skin, and it easily washes […]