Coconut was avoided by many because of the fear of saturated fats in it, but it has demonstrated enormous value for cosmetic and dermatological purposes, today. Aging is something, you cannot stop, but you can certainly stop its early effects showing up on your face. With newly discovered benefits of coconut, it can help you in slow aging. Along with skin, coconut oil offers many health benefits like hair care, dental care, metabolism and weightloss. It is a bliss for aging skin, if you don’t believe us, coconut oil anti-aging benefits are listed below:



Reduce wrinkles

Coconut oil anti aging property helps minimize wrinkles by promoting collagen production and replacement. Collagen is a fiberous protein that helps tissues and cells hold together. It is responsible for skin elasticity and keeps it firm and tight. You try various pricely cosmetic methods to reduce wrinkles and fight aging like using chemical masks, lazer treatment or even injections. But if you start caring for your skin naturally at early age, you may find much better results as you start aging.

Healing benefits

Coconut oil stimulates sebum production, which is produced by skin naturally to protect itself. Virgin coconut oil is an anti-microbial, anti-viral, and anti-fungal and can be applied to delicate areas of fungal or yeast infections. Coconut oil has healing properties, so can be used to heal invisible cracks on skin. When applied regularly, coconut oil helps your skin in slow aging.

Fight toxins

You apply toxic anti-aging creams every morning. Do you ever read label at the back of the product, I don’t think so. Toxins generate free radicals and free radical damage is one of the main causes of dry, wrinkled, aging skin. Coconut oil is rich in antioxidants, that protect the body from damage caused by free radicals.

You can even add organic coconut oil to your diet as it helps protect you from the harmful effects of free radicals.

Fights certain viruses

According to, coconut oil helps our body convert lauric acid into monolaurin, helps in dealing with certain viruses and bacteria like herpes and influenza. In addition, it may also fight harmful bacteria like monocytogenes and protozoa, such as Giardia lamblia. When used daily, it  even acts as a natural exfoliator and leaves our skin soft and smooth.

Coconut oil is considered as an excellent massage oil for the skin and  can be used as a moisturizer for all types of skin. If massaged daily before going into the bed, it helps reduce the appearance of the wrinkles, fine lines thereby reducing premature aging.

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