10 Surprising Beauty Uses for Coconut Oil


7. Sunscreen

Conventional sunscreens block both UVA and UVB rays. Whilst UVA is damaging to the skin, your body requires UVB in order to produce vitamin D.

Sunscreens also contain many toxic chemicals that do not belong in your body, so slather on some coconut oil next time you hit the beach to provide protection from harmful rays. Bear in mind that coconut oil will not be able to keep you from burning under the hot midday sun, so try to stay out of the sunlight from 10am until 3pm.

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