5 Reasons Coconut Oil Is A Household Staple - Lily of the Desert

5 Reasons Coconut Oil Is A Household Staple

We live in a culture where we’re constantly bombarded with advertisements for the latest culinary trends and beauty care hacks. Consumers can quickly find themselves buying multiple specialty products as they attempt to address various needs. But you might not realize that there is one product that has multitasking down to a science. Long prized for its versatility, coconut oil has truly risen to “household staple” status.

Today we’re celebrating the fantastic benefits of our own Tropical Plantation Organic Virgin Coconut Oil. Here are five reasons you should always have this tropical treasure on hand!

Baking & Cooking: The Butter Alternative

Restaurant chefs and home cooks alike have been singing the praises of coconut oil for years. In addition to infusing a delightful flavor into bakery items and other delicious dishes, this versatile oil is ideal for moderate-heat applications, including deep frying and sauteing.

While showing off your culinary skills, you’ll also promote cardiovascular and digestive health, thanks to coconut oil’s MCTs (medium-chain triglycerides). It also helps manage blood sugar levels, increases energy, and supports mental clarity.

Nourishing Haircare: Luxurious Locks

If you’re looking for a nutrient-dense treatment to deep condition your hair from root to tip, look no further than coconut oil! Tropical Plantation is pure luxury and rich in nutrients that care for your hair and scalp. Packed with vitamins E and K and fatty acids, coconut oil goes deep to penetrate hair strands, prevent breakage, and promote growth.

To nourish your tresses, take a small amount and warm it between your hands. Apply it to your hair and let it work its magic for a few hours or overnight. Then shampoo, style, and enjoy your fortified locks!

Better Skincare: Creating a Radiant Complexion

Let’s talk skincare! When used as a facial cream, Tropical Plantation deeply moisturizes the skin, leaving it feeling soft and supple. Its anti-inflammatory properties also make it a soothing remedy for irritated or sunburned skin. And the oil’s natural antibacterial properties help combat acne-causing bacteria, promoting clearer skin. Ditch the chemical-laden beauty balms and embrace the simplicity and effectiveness of coconut oil for a radiant complexion.

Luxurious Massage Oil: Unwind & Relax

Transform your home into a spa-like retreat! The silky smooth texture of our coconut oil glides effortlessly over the skin, providing the perfect amount of slip for a relaxing massage experience. Its natural aroma instantly transports you to an island paradise, enhancing the therapeutic effect. Not only does it soothe sore muscles and joints, but it also deeply nourishes the skin, leaving it feeling pampered and rejuvenated.

Hydrating Lotion: All-Over Protection

When it comes to skincare, our coconut oil delivers a “total body” solution. After bathing, apply a thin layer of Tropical Plantation to damp skin. The natural oil acts as a sealant, bonding moisture to the skin to keep it hydrated and comfortable.

Depend on Lily!

So there you have it! From its talent as a butter substitute to its ability to nourish your skin and hair, Tropical Plantation definitely deserves to be a permanent resident at your address. You can always count on Lily to bring you the highest quality products, and we make finding them easy! Shop online at www.lilyofthedesert.com or via our online retail partners, including Amazon. You can also purchase them at local health food or grocery stores that carry Lily.

Keep Cool… It’s Still Summer

Even though the kiddos are heading back to school in many zip codes, it’s still hot out there! Be sure you’re staying hydrated and connected with the Lily community via our email newsletter (head over to our Contact Us page to subscribe) and Facebook and Instagram pages. All of our communication platforms are packed with hot-weather wellness tips, product updates, and the latest Lily news. Join the conversation by posting your comments or questions and tagging @lilyofthedesert. We’ll see you online!  


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