10 Beauty Products You Can Replace with Coconut Oil

InStyleFrom Instyle Magazine:

It’s no secret that coconut oil has become a must-have in any beauty enthusiast’s regimen. Not only does the essential oil taste great, it also provides several benefits for healthy hair, skin, and nails.

We’re fans of Carrington Farms Organic Extra Virgin Coconut Oil, because it’s available in single serve packets ($9; carringtonfarms.com). If you’re eager to reap all of the advantages from the multi-tasking pomade, keep reading to discover 10 products that you can get rid of and sub the oil in.

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10 Studying Snacks to Help You Ace Your Finals

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Buzzfeed featured an article listing healthy snack ideas to “help you study hard and power through those final days of tests, presentations, and paper writing.”

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No Bake Energy Balls
For snack number five, the recipe includes Carrington Farms Organic Flax Chia Blend and explains, “Make these energy balls a week before you dive into study-mode and you can keep them in your fridge to grab-and-go when needed!Click here for the recipe.

 

 

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Sriracha Popcorn
For their number seven snack pick – popcorn – the article highlights Carrington Farms Sriracha flavor Coconut Cooking Oil, “For a spicy (and healthy!) twist, sprinkle with sriracha coconut oil,” Click here for recipe.

 

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7 Best Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for the Active, Healthy Mom

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The Street (and syndicated by MSN) comprised a list of health-conscious gifts for Mother’s Day for any budget explaining, “from fitness trackers to healthy food, gifts that enhance and support good health are not only sincere and sweet, they keep mom in better shape.”

The Carrington Farms Extra Virgin Coconut Oil Paks are highlighted as being “convenient and easy to add to a gift basket.” The description continues, “These single serving delights are…great for uses in coffee, smoothies, crunchy snacks or even for cooking vegetables.”

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25 Essential Oils That’ll Give You the Best Skin of Your Life

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Redbookmag.com featured Carrington Farms Coconut Oil in their article featuring a list of naturally derived essential oils for your skin. The second oil listed as “the best ones to look for on store shelves”  is coconut oil, “the all-natural miracle hydrator for your face, body, lips, cuticles—anywhere you want to relieve dry skin.” When it came down to Redbook’s top recommendation, the editor stated, “Try: Carrington Farms Coconut Oil.”

 

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27 Uses for Coconut Oil

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We knew that Coconut Oil was an amazing product with uses that range from cooking and baking to beauty and household, but naturallysavvy.com found some uses for coconut oil that even surprised us!

Click here to see 27 uses for coconut oil. We promise, some of these are life changing!

Click here to buy Carrington Farms coconut oil.

Our Paks Will Travel

Bring Carrington Farms Paks on your next vacation for healthy eating any time.

Our Flax PaksFlax Hemp PaksFlax Chia Paks and Coconut Oil Paks are so convenient to pack and go people are bringing them all over the world!

Email us at paks@carringtonfarms.com to add to our gallery. We will email you back a code for an assortment of 12 FREE PAKS for sending in the submission.

Click here to see the gallery of where else our paks have been.

Carrington Farms Offers 5 Weeks of Money Saving Discounts

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Just in time of the holidays Carrington Farms is offering a different coupon code for every week starting on Cyber Monday and ending on New Years Eve.

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Coconut Oil Roasted Sweet Potatoes for Thanksgiving

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Looking for an easy recipe to make for Thanksgiving that uses your new Carrington Farms coconut oil? In this easy roasted sweet potato side dish, coconut oil deepens the natural caramelized flavor of roasted sweet potatoes, and it adds a delicate subtle coconut flavor. Brown sugar and nutmeg sweeten the dish.

Ingredients

Directions

1. Peel the sweet potatoes and cut them into ½ inch chunks.

2. Preheat oven to 350°F. In a skillet, melt the coconut oil over low heat.

3. When coconut oil is melted transfer it to a large bowl with the sweet potatoes and other ingredients to toss together.

4. Spread the sweet potatoes evenly on a large baking sheet. Roast, tossing occasionally until soft and caramelized for about 1 hour.

Lavender Face Scrub

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Our friends at Bee Lane shared this DIY face scrub! It’s simple to make and your skin will look so smooth and glowing after. Plus, there’s only three ingredients:

2 tbs Carrington Farms coconut oil, softened
1 1/2 tbs baking soda
2-3 drops lavender oil

Mix it all together and use yours fingertips to lightly scrub your face in circular motions, then rinse off with warm water. Use before bed for peaceful sleep and relaxation.