You’d be surprised to know how handy coconut oil can come during skin care. The number of purposes it serves makes it no less than wonder oil. It is a wonderful natural alternative to many chemical based skin care products. Day in and day out we make our skin suffer with creams and cosmetics which often contain harsh chemicals. Add to this the alarming levels of pollution, and you have a readymade recipe for disastrous skin. Thank the Mother Nature for this miraculous gift which can save you from all harm.