Use coconut oil to reduce cellulite.

Sadly, every woman is sooner or later prone to accumulate fat around the abdomen, tights, hips, and butt and this makes most women very insecure. The dimpling of the skin that cellulite causes is a problem that the majority of women face and this often leaves them worrying about what to wear, how to make it less noticeable and ultimately searching for a way to get rid of it.

Moreover, this dimpling of the skin is the direct result of the extra fat pushing onto the skin and this is why overweight individuals are more prone to experiencing such problems than those who lead a healthier lifestyle. Cellulite does not occur at a certain age, in some cases, it develops sooner in some later and some women struggle with cellulite early in their teens while others do not face such difficulties up until their thirties.

However, no matter the age what all women have in common is the fact that they all want to successfully get rid of cellulite. So, how can coconut oil help you achieve this and end your struggles? Read on below and find out all about treating cellulite with coconut oil.

Ways to use coconut oil to get rid of cellulite

  1. Application on cellulite-affected areas
  2. Dry brushing with coconut oil
  3. Consuming coconut oil
  4. Coconut oil and essential oil mix
  5. Coconut oil and Coffee scrub

How to use coconut oil

  1. Application on cellulite-affected areas

Topical is arguably the easiest and simplest way to successfully eliminate cellulite.

All you need to do is regularly apply virgin coconut oil on the areas of your body that are affected by cellulite. The oil is gets easily absorbed by your skin and it works by breaking the fatty deposits, that lay beneath your skin, into cells.

Virgin coconut oil is overall beneficial for your skin as it makes it younger-looking, softer and smoother.

  1. Dry brushing with coconut oil

This method is widely used and famous for the amazing results it brings. Not only does dry brushing with coconut oil helps eliminate cellulite, but it also eliminates your body from toxins, makes your skin tighter and improves your blood flow. Dry brushing can also help remove dry skin from your elbows and kneecaps.

This method is not at all complicated, all you need to do is apply coconut oil over the cellulite-affected areas and then massage using a dry brush. When choosing a dry brush pay attention to the fibers, avoid buying the ones with artificial fibers and always go for the natural brushes. We recommend dry brushing when you get out of the shower as this method stimulates your lymphatic system.


  • First, apply a generous amount of coconut oil on your body, then start brushing. Using circular motions move your way up from your feet to your legs, chest, and abdomen.
  • Gently scrub and avoid rough back and forward motions.
  • Brush in long sweeps and when you get to the abdomen area brush counterclockwise.
  • Practice this technique twice a day.
  1. Consuming coconut oil

When it comes to consuming coconut oil there are two options to choose from. You can either incorporated into your cooking or consume two tablespoons of coconut oil per day.

Not everyone is excited about directly ingesting coconut oil, so if you belong to this group of individuals simply combine it with your foods and beverages or use it for cooking.

Consuming two to three tablespoon coconut oil daily will surely boost your body’s natural fat-burning process and help you faster eliminate cellulite.

  1. Coconut and essential oil mix

Most of you may be familiar with the concept of essential and carrier oils, but we bet you didn’t know that combining them can help you get rid of cellulite?

Just mix some pure coconut oil with some citrus or lavender oil and apply it over the cellulate-affected area. The mix works by dissolving the fat accumulated under the skin.

  1. Coconut oil and coffee scrub

Another great way to eliminate cellulite is by using this coffee and coconut oil scrub.


  • 2 or 3 tablespoons of melted coconut oil
  • ¼ cup coffee grounds
  • 3 tablespoons of sugar


  • Combine the ingredients into a paste and store it in a glass jar.
  • Heat the scrub before using it.
  • Use the scrub to massage the cellulite covered areas of your body and do so for 15 minutes.
  • Once you’ve finished wash it off.
  • To witness results, use the scrub two times a week.