One study shows that coconut oil is effective as mineral oil when used as a skin moisturizer.
How to use: Apply small amount on your fingers and use them to apply it on your skin. Be careful with the amount because too much oil can close the pores.
Caution: Cold pressed coconut oil is safe. However, many products for skin and hair contain hidrogenizedversion from which you will have less benefit. Because of this choose products without fragrances and additives.