Reviewed By: Pramod Kerkar, MD, FFARCSI

The blend of camphor and coconut oil somewhat creates a magic while treating your hair and skin. In short, it possesses powerful qualities that help in healing skin conditions and scalp issues.

Camphor is generally used for household purposes but it has an abundant amount of healing properties. It also helps in getting rid of the dandruff problem. Coconut oil is another best source for providing nourishment to your skin and hair. So, this is the time to switch to this perfect homemade and natural mixture of coconut oil and camphor. It is also called camphor oil.

Skin and Hair Health Benefits of the Blend of Camphor and Coconut Oil

Skin Health Benefits of Camphor and Coconut Oil

The Antibacterial Properties of Camphor Oil Makes Acne and Their Spots Disappear

Acne, a severe condition where we usually feel embarrassed of the stubborn acne marks that stay for over a couple of months or even year. A perfect and quick remedy to it is the camphor oil. It vanishes the scar marks and dark spots due to its antibacterial properties.

Benefits of Camphor and Coconut Oil to Treat Cracked Heels

In order to treat cracked heels, the best remedy is to treat them with a blend of camphor and coconut oil. Mix camphor in a bucket of water and soak your foot for about 10 minutes in it. Dry them using a soft towel. Then apply coconut oil over the affected areas or else you may directly apply the camphor oil to heal the heels.

Camphor and Coconut Oil is Beneficial in Curing Rashes and Soothing Eczema

Coconut oil and camphor is beneficial in curing rashes which eventually cause itchiness. Scratching the affected areas may cause infections too. To prevent this, just apply the camphor oil and massage it well. It instantly fills up the pores and creates a cooling effect. It also helps in soothing skin conditions like eczema.

Cooling Effects of Camphor and Coconut Oil Soothe Burns and Wounds

Camphor and coconut oil creates a cooling effect and stimulates the nerves. By this, the pain is reduced. For quick results, you may first dissolve the camphor in water and then add coconut oil to it or else you may simply apply the camphor oil.

Hair Care Benefits of Camphor and Coconut Oil

Lice Treatment with Camphor and Coconut Oil

It often becomes problematic to remove hair lice. Here is the solution for it, you just need to apply a blend of camphor and coconut oil. Firstly, mix the camphor tablet with coconut oil and spread it on your scalp before going to bed. This will prevent the ventilation for the lice and therefore kills them. Shampoo your hair in the morning.

Benefits of Camphor and Coconut Oil in Preventing Premature Greying of Hair

Generally, people dye their hair in order to avoid the grey hair strands. It may be caused due to the lack of calcium. From a school going child to an aged person, anybody may face this condition. One can easily get rid of it by using the camphor oil.

Boil coconut oil along with hibiscus flowers. Then add camphor to it. Let it rest until it cools down and apply evenly to your scalp.

Camphor and Coconut Oil for Hair Rejuvenation

It has been proved that massaging your scalp with camphor oil relieves stress and rejuvenates your scalp that aids to the growth of hair. You just need to apply the camphor oil on your scalp and hair and let it stay for 20 minutes and then wash it with a gentle shampoo.

Healthy and Manageable Hair with Camphor and Coconut Oil

In today's world where you have to deal with dust and pollution, it is certain that your hair would be damaged. Well, in this situation camphor oil works like a miracle for your hair. You need to heat up the oil over the flame and then apply it for about an hour. Wash your hair and feel the difference.

Benefits of Camphor and Coconut Oil in Preventing Hair Loss

Camphor oil stimulates the nerves cells that eventually leads to the growth of hair. Apart from providing all the other best hair care benefits, camphor oil also fights away rough and damaged hair and supports hair growth. Massage this oil at least thrice in 7 days for best results. After applying it let it rest for about 20-30 minutes and then wash it with an herbal shampoo.

Note: Camphor can be allergic for people having sensitive skin. So, it is recommended to do a patch test first.

Steps for Making Camphor Oil:

You'll require:

  • An empty heat-resistant bottle.
  • A cup of coconut oil.
  • 2 crushed camphor.

Procedure

  1. Heat the coconut oil over a flame or else simply microwave it for about 2 minutes.
  2. Remove it from the flame or microwave and add the crushed pieces of camphor to it.
  3. Let it rest for a couple of minutes until the camphor dissolves in the oil completely.
  4. Now, pour the oil in an empty bottle.
  5. Your camphor oil is ready to use.

So, now when you know the beauty benefits of this magical blend of camphor and coconut oil, treat yourself with it and let your skin glow and hair shine.

Pramod Kerkar

Written, Edited or Reviewed By:

, MD,FFARCSI

Pain Assist Inc.

Last Modified On: November 22, 2018

This article does not provide medical advice. See disclaimer

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