Sniffly, flaky, scaley, ashy?! No one wants to be any of these things. Conscious Coconut Oil is rich in medium-chain fatty acids, which helps retain the moisture content of your skin while helping it look & feel silky smooth. It also exfoliates the outer layer of dead skin cells, making your skin softer. It has high quantities of vitamin E; an essential nutrient for healthy skin growth,...
With the temperatures dropping, our Conscious Coconut Oil is still needed in your daily routine. It’s the perfect hair-defrizzer; moisturizer for these chilly, winter months; cold sore treatment; light sunscreen (yes, you can still get burned even when your chilly) and so much more.
Coconut oil is one sassy soul. One minute it’s hard like butter, the next flowing like water. The...
Raw Pumpkin Pie Cheesecake
Photo & Recipe by Nutrition Stripped
Ingredients for Filling:
1½ cans organic pumpkin puree (15 oz. cans)
2 cups raw cashews
1½ cups maple syrup
2 tablespoons Conscious Coconut Oil
1 tablespoon pumpkin pie spice (blend)
Pinch of sea salt
Ingredients for Crust:
1 cup dates, pitted and chopped
1 cup raw almonds, ground
1 cup raw walnuts, ground
Happy Thanksgiving! Our Conscious Coconut Family wanted to share with you some of our favorite recipes using our Conscious Coconut Oil. We will have four posts filled with healthy, flavorful O’Dourves, entrees, sides and desserts making a happy, healthy Thanksgiving dinner. We hope you enjoy as much as we did.
Love and Light,
The Conscious Coconut Family
Photo by Simply Recipes
Recipe by ALOHA
Avocado Deviled Eggs
1 dozen free range eggs
1 whole ripe avocado
1 tablespoon lemon juice
2 tablespoons mustard
1/2 cup plain organic yogurt
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon black pepper
2 tablespoons Conscious Coconut Oil
Hard boil a dozen eggs: Fill a medium to large pot halfway with water. Bring the water...
Photo & Recipe by PopSugar
Roasted Pumpkin Salad
Ingredients for the salad:
1/2 cup dried chickpeas
1/2 cup pearl barley
4 1/2 ounces green beans, trimmed
1 pound pumpkin (or other squash), unpeeled, sliced thinly
4 baby beets, peeled, trimmed, and quartered
1 1/2 tablespoons soft goat’s cheese, crumbled
2 tablespoons toasted pepitas
For the maple and thyme dressing:
Kale & Shitake Mushroom Stuffing
Recipe by Love & Lemons
3 tablespoons Conscious Coconut Oil (divided)
3 tablespoons of Earth Balance Butter
½ cup coarsely chopped cipollini onions
3 cups chopped & de-stemmed mushrooms (mix of shiitakes & creminis)
3 cloves garlic, minced
2 stalks celery, diced
¼ cup chopped sage
2T minced rosemary
2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
5 cups ...
Summer is a time for fun, sun and lots of fruity cocktails by a body of water. Proper sun protection can often slip by the wayside when we are enjoying our precious time off of our busy lives. I am victim to the poorly placed sunscreen burns and guilty of neglecting to reapply SPF. So if I know better but the task still isn’t accomplished it’s important to have the tools to stopping a...
Conscious Coconut Oil is jam-packed with lauric acid, which is a natural antibacterial, anti-fungal, and anti-viral. It is known to reduce candida, fight bacteria, and create a hostile environment for viruses. Coconut oil also boosts an already weakened immune system by improving white blood cell counts, which helps the body directly fight viruses.
Add a dollop of Conscious Coconut Oil to...
Have you heard of dry brushing?
Dry brushing is invaluable in helping with so many issues, but especially detoxing. The practice of brushing the skin daily with a soft but firm brush is essential not only during a detox but everyday. It boosts circulation, sweeps away dead skin cells, stimulates the lymph nodes, improves digestion, improves the appearance of cellulite, and helps the...