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5 Coconut Oil Recipes As a Homemade Wrinkle Remedy

Aging is something we can not battle, it is just the way everything in nature goes. However, we can battle the downsides that come with it. Today we’ll take a look at wrinkles, and how we can deal with them. It is no secret that coconut oil is great for wrinkles, but how to use it properly?

How to Use Coconut Oil for Wrinkles?

Coconut oil as a sole ingredient can do marvels for our skin, but when it is combined with different natural ingredients, the results are unbelievably better.

Is Coconut Oil Good for Wrinkles?

One of the most popular massage oils is coconut oil, especially for the skin on the face. It is also very often used as moisturizer for all skin types.

What Should I Mix Coconut Oil With?

 1. Baking Soda and Coconut Oil for Wrinkles

The added baking soda will tighten and lift the skin, which will effectively reduce the appearance of skin wrinkles. The mix of the two will also exfoliate dead skin and tighten the pores.

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Ingredients:

  • Coconut oil
  • Baking Soda
  • Tea Tree Oil
  • Lavender Oil

Prep Time: 10 minutes.

Instructions:

Grab a glass jar, and add 1/4 cup of coconut oil in it, and 3 spoons of baking soda. Mix them well with a spoon. Add two drops of tea tree oil and two drops of  lavender oil, and mix again. Mix until the ingredients becomes homogeneous. Keep the glass jar in the bathroom, and whenever you’re ready to treat yourself, get a spoon out of the mixture and massage your face gently. Leave the mixture on your face for 7 minutes, and rinse with water.

Why it works: It’ll nourish the skin and make it extra soft. The coconut oil will nourish your skin, while the baking soda will clean it.

Repetitions: 3 or 4 times/week

When To Apply: Free time, or before taking a bath

2. Vitamin E and Coconut Oil For Wrinkles

We already got familiar with what coconut oil does for the skin, however, we did not get familiar with Vitamin E. Vitamin E will block the free radicals from the body, and we blame those for the aging process. This will make your skin look more youthful.

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Ingredients:

  • Coconut Oil
  • Vitamin E Capsule

Prep Time: 5 minutes.

Instructions:

Take one Vitamin E capsule and squeeze the oil from it in a glass or a jar. Add a tablespoon of coconut oil in it. When the two have blended together, it is ready for use. Use the remedy to massage the area affected by wrinkles. Leave it on for 18-20 minutes, and wash it down with water.

Why It Works: The essential oils contain essential nutrients, vitamins and fats. Mix that with anti-oxidants and you have a remedy that soothes the skin and slows the aging process down.

Repetitions: 2 times/day

When to Apply: Whenever it works for you

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3. Honey and Coconut Oil for Wrinkles:

The antibacterial and anti-aging abilities of the honey are excellent skin product. It is an amazing moisturizer too.

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Ingredients:

  • Organic Coconut oil
  • Raw Honey

Prep Time: 5 minutes.

Instructions:

Mix one tablespoon of coconut oil and 1/2 tablespoon of raw honey in a glass or a jar. Add the mixture on the area affected by wrinkles, and leave it for 1 hour. Wash it down with water and pat it dry.

Why it works: The antioxidants found in the honey will heal the wrinkle prone skin. Think of it as a natural iron for you wrinkles, which adds a glow too!

Repetitions: Daily

When to Apply: Whenever you have 1 hour free to rest.

4. Meadowfoam Oil and Coconut Oil for Wrinkles:

One of the best anti-aging oils is meadowfoam seed oil. It absorbs really fast, and forms a sort of a barrier that holds the moisture in the skin. It is very rich with Vitamin C and E, and helps reduce wrinkles and fine lines.

Ingredients:

  • Meadowfoam Seed Oil
  • Coconut Oil
  • Shea Butter
  • Beeswax
  • Vitamin E
  • Lavender oil

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Instructions:

Take a glass bowl and place it in a water pot. Add the Shea Butter, Coconut Oil, Beeswax and Meadowfoam seed oil. Keep the stove on a medium heat, and make sure the water does not boil. After all the ingredients melt together, remove it from fire. Add the Vitamin E and Lavander oil to the mixture and mix till the mixture becomes homogeneous. Pour the mixture on a balm tube. Apply the mixture in thin layers in the areas around the eyes.

Why it works: Once applied, the mixture will absorb and create a barrier that will prevent your skin from de-moisturizing. Plus, It’ll make the skin wrinkle free and extra soft.

Repetitions: Daily in little amount.

When to Apply: Before going to bed

5. Coconut Oil and Vitamin C Powder for Wrinkles:

Vitamin C is a great acne scar cleaner, and is very effective in reducing the fine lines of wrinkles.

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Ingredients:

  • Vitamin C Powder
  • Rice Flour
  • Coconut Oil

Prep Time: 5 minutes.

Instructions: 

Take a tablespoon of rice flour and put in a glass bowl. Add 1 tablespoon of melted coconut oil, and add 2 tablespoons of vitamin C powder. Mix the ingredients well so it forms a paste. If the mixture is too hard, add a few drops of milk to make it smoother. Whenever you’re ready to use it, apply it to your skin and let it rest for about 15-20 minutes. Wash it down with water when done.

Why it works: The mixture will improve the elasticity of the skin, reduce the wrinkles and keep your skin nourished.

Repetitions: 3 times weekly

When to Apply: Before taking bath

5 Coconut Oil Recipes As a Homemade Wrinkle Remedy

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