The Coconut Cure
Combining the mighty powers of coconut to clear your complexion.
When there is a product in which all the parts have active qualities for your skin, the combination can be a powerful match. Here shredded coconut exfoliates, and the flour mixed with essential fatty acids and antioxidants in the milk makes for a fantastic coconut lovers cleanser. The essential fatty acids will help pull the dirt and grime from your skin, while the flour and shredded coconut remove dead skin cells.
Yield: About 100 grams
Time: 10 minutes
Skin type: Dehydrated skin
4 teaspoons shredded, unsweetened coconut
1 teaspoon coconut butter / Unsalted Butter
4 teaspoons coconut milk
4 teaspoons coconut flour
- In a mini food processor, pulse the shredded coconut until the shreds are the size of small granules.
- On the stovetop in a small pot, melt the coconut butter over low heat.
- Add the melted butter and the remaining ingredients to the food processor. Pulse once or twice to mix.
- Transfer to airtight container.
To use: Wash your face with a dime-size amount of clean of the cleanser. Rinse completely.
Store in refrigerator for 10 days to 2 weeks. You can also make a larger batch and freeze for later use.