Coconut milk is rich in vitamin E, long known to deliver
healing benefits to dry skin, minor cuts and burns and rashes. When used
on a regular basis, the vitamin E in coconut milk soap can heal
severely dry, chapped or chafed skin, restoring it to its smooth state.
Note that hot baths and showers are incredibly drying to skin, which
can counteract the benefits of coconut milk soap. When bathing or
showering, use lukewarm water, and stay in no longer than 15 minutes.
At times we run out of our cleansing milk and this is one recipe which
can naturally cleanse and balance the moisture of your facial skin. Mix a
teaspoon of creamy yogurt with few drops of concentrated coconut milk
and spread this mixture evenly on your face. Leave on for 5 minutes and
wipe off with a wet cloth of cotton. Splash cold water over face and
Coconut Milk Moisturizer
Is your skin dry, tight or stretchy all the time, especially in winters?
Mix equal amounts of fresh coconut milk and honey. Add two drops of
almond oil to this mixture if your skin is extra dry. Smooth this over
your face and let it sit there for 10-20 minutes. Later, wash off with
clean cold water and pat dry. No more stretchy feeling and no more dry
patches; All you will see now is your soft, moisturized skin.
Wrinkle Cure Cream with Coconut Milk
Soak 6-8 almonds in water overnight. Peel off their skins in morning and
grind them too smooth paste. Extract oil from 2-3 vitamin E capsules.
Add few drops of thick coconut milk and the extracted vitamin E oil to
the almond paste and blend well. Your wrinkle cure cream is all ready to
use now! This will not bring you dramatic results on your skin but with
regular usage, it will definitely help tightening skin, thus reducing
wrinkles and fine lines. After cleansing face every night, apply this
cream evenly over your skin and go to sleep. Wash off face in the
morning to see the soft skin magic.
Coconut Milk Spray for Sunburns
Add 1/2 parts of rose water to one part of coconut milk and fill this up
in a clean spray bottle. Refrigerate. Soon after returning home from
outside, when your skin is burnt due to over sun exposure, spray this
liquid over the affected parts and relax for half an hour. The Coconut milk extracts and rose water will calm down and sooth the redness caused
due to sun exposure. This spray will also remove tanning up to a great