Many people know that coconut oil contains a natural SPF and you can use it to protect yourself from the suns harmful rays. A lot of people have been asking what that can use besides coconut oil since they are either allergic to coconut or it makes them break out. So here are some alternatives you can try:
Raspberry Seed Oil – This has the highest SPF of 30-50 and is very nourishing to the skin. It helps fight free radicals and is an antioxidant.
Sesame oil – has an SPF of 30
Carrot Seed oil – has an SPF of about 20
Lavender, myrrh, peppermint, chamomile and marjoram are excellent added protection and skin nourishment.
Green and Black tea – the tannin’s are great at absorbing UV rays, offer excellent protection and are great for the skin.
And some recipes:
15 drops lavender oil, 2 drops chamomile oil and 2 drops marjoram oil, 1 tablespoon avocado oil.
1 t coconut oil, 1 t raspberry seed oil, 10 drops lavender oil
1 t coconut oil, 1 t carrot seed oil, 1 T Shea Butter
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