3 DIY coconut oil face mask recipes

These 3 DIY coconut oil face mask recipes will have your skin looking healthier and younger using all natural ingredients.

Coconut oil face mask

Coconut oil face mask

  • promote new skin cell growth
  • reduce inflammation
  • fight bacteria
  • increase collagen production

Here are 3 DIY coconut oil face masks using a variety of combinations for your desired outcome in your quest for healthy beautiful skin.

1. Maximum glow natural coconut oil face mask

For glowing radiant skin apply this coconut oil based mask for its antibacterial and circulation boosting properties. Honey is another natural antibacterial product which makes it a great acne fighter while cinnamon helps to treat acne scarring in addition to soothe dry skin. Cinnamon also helps improve circulation giving your skin a natural glow. Lemon oil smells great, increases circulation, has antimicrobial and antibacterial properties. Also an astringent, meaning when applied to skin it constricts the tissue making it great for deep facial cleansing.

Ingredients:

100% Pure Virgin Coconut Oil –  4 tablespoons

Organic Raw Honey –  3 Tablespoons

Cinnamon Powder –  1 Teaspoon

Essential Lemon oil –  1 Teaspoon

How to apply: 

  • Mix all of the ingredients together in a bowl.
  • Generously apply the mask to face by gently massaging into face in a circular motion.
  • Keep mask on for 15 minutes.
  • Wash off with warm water.
  • Gently dry face.

 

2. Anti wrinkle hydrating coconut oil face mask

Coconut oil face mask

Coconut oil face mask + avocado & nutmeg

This anti wrinkle coconut oil face mask includes avocado and nutmeg for added benefits. Avocados are great for skin, high in vitamin C & E, fatty acids, and antioxidant carotenoids. Avocados neutralize free radicals caused by the sun and other external damage to the skin preventing and reversing wrinkles. Nutmeg is a pantry stable that happens to be amazing for skin. Nutmeg has curative properties that heal scars from acne to sunspots and also restores dead skin cells so say bye to those wrinkles with this DIY face mask.

 

Ingredients:

100% Pure Virgin Coconut Oil –  4 Tablespoons

1 Medium Avocado

Nutmeg –  2 Teaspoons

How to apply:

  • Separate avocado from the skin and pit
  • Mash avocado onto paste with a spoon or fork
  • Add  4 tablespoons of coconut oil
  • Add 2 teaspoons of Nutmeg
  • Mix well
  • Generously apply the mask to face by gently massaging into face in a circular motion.
  • Keep mask on for 15 minutes.
  • Wash off with warm water.
  • Gently dry face.

 

 

3. Moisturizing coconut oil face mask

A coconut face mask recipe that dissolves oil from the skin by dissolving dead skin cells and tightens pores with help from the lactic acid yogurt provides. Yogurt is has calcium and B vitamins that work together to restore your skin’s natural glow. Combine that with the benefits coconut oil provides and you have a mask that with have your skin balanced and moisturized.

Ingredients:

100% Pure Virgin Coconut Oil –  2 Teaspoons

Plain Organic Yogurt – 3 Tablespoons

coconut oil face mask w yogurt

coconut oil face mask with yogurt

How to apply:

  • Warm 2 teaspoons coconut oil slightly in a bowl. (5 seconds in microwave should do)
  • Add 3 tablespoons of plain organic yogurt.
  • Mix well.
  • Generously apply the mask to face by gently massaging into face in a circular motion.
  • Keep mask on for 15 minutes.
  • Wash off with warm water.
  • Gently dry face.

 

Try one of these masks today and start seeing immediate results!

To learn more about the hair benefits of coconut oil check out our article about coconut oil’s health benefits for hair.

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