Coconut Oil For Acne

Coconut Oil For Acne

Coconut Oil For Acne


Coconut Oil For Acne has many health benefits.  The oil has antiviral and anti-fungal properties, which makes it wonderful for the skin. The oil draws the impurities from within your skin to the surface without clogging the pores, and in the process softens the skin.

Below you will find two Coconut Oil For Acne cleansing methods.  The first one is for cleaning your face on a daily basis morning and night.  The second one is a deeper cleansing method that you can use three (3) times a week.

After a few days of using this program, you may find that you have a few more pimples than when you started.  Coconut Oil draws the impurities from within your skin to the surface, so you may experience a few more pimples and this is normal.  Any program that you begin should also do this.

Coconut Oil For Acne Daily Cleansing

Step one:  Wash your face with a gentle cleanser and pat dry

Step two:  Place a small amount of Organic Coconut Oil or Virgin Coconut Oil in the palm of your hand and rub your hands together to liquefy the oil.  Rub the oil gently all over your face.

Step three:  If after 20 minutes, your face feels slightly oily then gently wash your face to remove the excess oil.  The next time you put coconut oil on your face use a smaller amount.

Repeat the above steps morning, night, after exercise, and exposure to the sun that causes sweating.

Coconut Oil For Acne Deep Cleansing

This cleanser is a mixture of Coconut Oil and Castor Oil.  The mixture will depend on what type of skin you have.

  • Oily: ratio 1:3. (1 tablespoon Coconut oil to 3 tablespoons Castor oil)
  • Normal: ratio 2:2 (2 tablespoons of Coconut oil and Castor oil)
  • Dry: ratio 3:1 (3 tablespoons of Coconut oil to 1 tablespoon Castor oil)

Step one:  Mix the oils together

Step two:   Wash your face using warm water only, pat dry

Step three:  Using a circular motion, gently rub your neck and face with the oil mixture for 20 minutes.    During the 20 minutes, watch TV.

Step four:  Steam your face by placing your face over a bowl filled with very hot water, cover your head with a towel and sit there for 10 minutes allowing your skin to absorb the steam.  Or you can moisten a clean washcloth with warm/hot water, ring out the excess water and place the washcloth over your face.  Leave it on your face for a minute and repeat.  This entire process will open your pores letting the cleansing oil mixture to penetrate your pores.

Step five:  Gently wash the oils off your face using only warm water and you may use a clean washcloth.  Do not scrub your face with the washcloth. The gentle wiping of the washcloth will remove the dirt and dead skin cells from your skin.

Step six:  If after completing the above steps your face feels tight or dry, put a small (very small) amount of oil mixture into the palm of your hand and rub your hands together.  Then gently rub the oil mixture over your face and neck, making sure to rub in all of the oil mixture.