Coconut oil is an edible type of oil extracted from the kernel of the exotic fruit or harvested from coconut palm. It has different uses -mixed with baking soda for example, it creates a powerful facial cleaner that can reduce the appearance of your wrinkles and sagging facial skin.

Today we’re presenting a great recipe for a natural face cleanser that will deep clean your pores and eliminate acne and blackheads. The incredible combination of coconut oil and baking soda will eliminate dead skin cells and excess dirt from your face, effectively reducing skin problems such as acne, scars and redness.

As you’re probably aware of, baking soda is an incredible ingredient which can be used in numerous ways. People use it for baked goods or for cleaning, and it can also be used as a polishing or deodorizing agent. Baking soda can be used as a beauty product as well – it provides incredible results in the treatment of acne and is a powerful amphoteric compound, meaning that it can maintain normal pH levels of your skin and prevent acne.

Coconut oil on the other hand hydrates and moisturizes the skin which effectively improves your overall skin health.

Here’s how to prepare the facial cleaner:


2 teaspoons of extra virgin coconut oil

1 teaspoon of baking soda


Mix the ingredients in a bowl until you get a paste, then rub your face with it gently and leave it to dry for 5 minutes. Rinse with warm water afterwards. You won’t need to apply a moisturizer afterwards due to the hydrating properties of coconut oil. Repeat the treatment every day until you see improvements.