October 21, 2014

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Easy Homemade Coconut Oil Chocolate Recipes Easy Homemade Coconut Oil Chocolate Recipes

Coconut oil makes fantastic homemade chocolate. With just a few extra ingredients, coconut oil will morph into an impressively smooth, rich dark chocolate that won’t require a chocolate-making class to learn.

The easiest coconut oil chocolates require no cooking and generally all the ingredients are blended together in one easy step.

Homemade Coconut Oil Deodorant Recipe with Essential Oils Homemade Coconut Oil Deodorant Recipe with Essential Oils

Deodorants can be among the most toxic skin care products on the market. Commercial deodorants often contain toxic ingredients such as aluminum and parabens. Parabens are found in 99 percent of breast cancer tissues, for example.

You can make your own non-toxic deodorant with virgin coconut oil and essential oils with my recipe below. This recipe is designed to fill a wide-mouth glass jar, so that you can use your fingers to apply. Many commercial deodorants are “roll-ons,” which means you are reapplying toxins from your sweat back into your armpits each time you use it. With the paste-like consistency of this recipe, you can use your clean fingers to apply under each arm.

By using virgin coconut oil and pure essential oils, you are putting healthy antioxidants and plant extracts into your skin.

Non-Toxic Household Cleaner Recipes You can Make at Home with Essential Oils Non-Toxic Household Cleaner Recipes You can Make at Home with Essential Oils

Your household cleaners could be some of the most dangerous products in your home. Most commercial household cleaners contain toxic chemicals that can harm or even kill you.

Learn how to make inexpensive non-toxic household cleaners yourself at home with powerful essential oils and other simple ingredients with these six recipes.

Homemade Coconut Oil Sunscreen Recipe Homemade Coconut Oil Sunscreen Recipe

Most commercial sunscreens contain a wide variety of toxic ingredients. Make your own sunscreen at home using safe oils, including coconut oil.

Peppermint Whipped Body Butter with Coconut Oil Recipe Peppermint Whipped Body Butter with Coconut Oil Recipe

by Katie Spears WellnessMama.com  I really enjoy giving homemade, natural gifts, and coconut oil is a wonderful ingredient in most homemade creations. Homemade Lotion Bars are a favorite gift idea because they are so versatile and can be made to suit any skin type or need. My most recent creation is another gift favorite: Peppermint Whipped Body Butter! […]

Homemade Coconut Oil Lip Balms Homemade Coconut Oil Lip Balms

by KerryAnn Foster Cooking Traditional Foods Before I made the switch to natural body care products, I lived with a tube of lip balm always within reach.  Despite constant application, my lips were always dry.  Unbeknownst to me at the time, I was chronically dehydrated and eating too little fat.  Both your fluid and your fat […]

Home-made Coconut Oil Deodorant Home-made Coconut Oil Deodorant

by KerryAnn Foster Cooking Traditional Foods Of all of the body products I have made at home, coconut oil deodorant has made me the happiest. I was thrilled to be able to get away from the paraben and aluminum-filled commercial deodorants but still find something that works well. I’ve used this deodorant and it has worked wonderfully well for everything […]

Homemade Coconut Lotion Bars Homemade Coconut Lotion Bars

Making your own coconut oil skin care products at home is simple with this easy recipe. These coconut oil lotion bars are made with natural, non-toxic ingredients and are great for the whole family. They also make excellent gifts, so make some extra and share the coconut oil goodness!



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