Coconut Tag Archives

The Many Uses of Coconuts: Beauty, Health & Food

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Coconuts are the most versatile fruit used. Grown in over 80 countries worldwide, it’s no surprise that the recent popularity and trend of coconut oil and water is still constantly blooming. With the extreme health and beauty benefits of using coconuts in food or on the skin, it’s no wonder that more and more people everyday are reaching for this scrumptious tropical fruit. Everyone’s going …

Eat It, Wear It, Swear By It: Vita Coco Organic Virgin Coconut Oil

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Eat It, Wear It, Swear By It: Vita Coco Organic Virgin Coconut Oil We are massive coconut oil fans in our house! We use it in pretty much every meal, baking, frying, salad dressing, marinades, topping ice cream or pop corn- you name it we’ve tried it. I’ve recently gotten into having Bulletproof Coffee (that means adding a teaspoon of in my coffee), and on the …

Try Me, Beautiful! SURYA Brasil SAPIEN women Facial Scrub with Coconut Bark and Organic Buriti

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This is another sample I picked up at Biofach/Vivaness from SURYA Brasil, and the second one I tried. Read my review of their Amazonia Preciosa Buriti Shampoo and Conditioner here. This is a gentle but highly effective facial scrub, with a deliciously fruity summer holiday aroma which was a little out of place on our Arctic Circle cruise but very welcome nonetheless! In appearance, the …

Balm Balm Super Light Coconut Cleanser

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Anyone who’s read the 2012 Natural Beauty Yearbook will know I am a big fan of Balm Balm products. You can read my review of their Rose Geranium Balm here Their ingredients are simple and pure but the formulas effective. This cleanser is no different. It is made up of fractionated coconut oils naturally mechanically extracted from virgin coconut butter without the use of chemicals. There …

Cocovogue Wellness Suite Room Sprays

At the Natural and Organic Products Show in April earlier this year, I was handed out a couple of samples of room sprays from Cocovogue.  I had not heard of the brand before but I was drawn to the fact that their sprays use moringa infused raw virgin coconut oil.  Two of my favourite ingredients!  Moringa is an African superfood used to purify water, and …