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The New-School Coconut Oil: Avocado Oil

Coconut oil is a naturalista’s BFF: use it on the hair, face and body….and let’s not forget about oil pulling. The thing is, times are a-changing and as soon as we get used to using a certain product something new comes along…let’s talk about avocado oil.

If you read our DIY deep conditioner recipe blog post, you saw a video of the avocado hair mask. Avocado oil is packed with protein, vitamins and more hair nourishing components that are excellent in your hair care regimen.


  • Pre-poo, deep conditioner or moisturizer – the protein-boosting effects of coconut oil can make some hair hard and brittle. Avocado oil is a great substitute for sealing,  moisturizing and strengthening without these issues.


  • Avocado is high in antioxidants and fatty acids, which fight aging an repair the skin, and is light enough to be easily absorbed without leaving a greasy feel afterwards.


  • Perfect as a makeup remover, avocado oil doesn’t have the irritating effect that coconut oil can sometimes have on the eyes. It also softens the skin, giving the appearance of lines and wrinkles being reduced.


  • We all know that beauty is an inside job, right? Avocado is known for being full of the heart healthy monunsaturated fats, which are excellent for the heart.

Avocado is an all-around beauty product that you should consider adding to your self care regimen. Click To Tweet….your body will thank you 🙂