Best Natural and Organic Face Soap?

Drum roll please… After trying many, many facial cleansers, I feel 100% confident in saying that the best natural and organic face soap for me is:

Organic Coconut Oil!

I like the organic coconut oil from Whole Foods‘s 365 brand. A 16 fluid ounce tub is currently $9.99 in my area and it lasts for a long time. We keep one tub of coconut oil in our kitchen for cooking purposes and one in our bathroom for cleansing and moisturizing.

I’ve posted about the many benefits of coconut oil before, but I have to say that other than cooking, my very favorite way to use it is as facial cleanser. When I first get in the shower I apply it to my face and neck. I rinse it off as my very last step in the showering process so it has time to sink into my skin. My skin feels soft, moisturized, and very clean after each wash. My skin is on the drier side, so it means a lot for me to say that my skin feels moisturized before even applying any facial moisturizer.

Besides the cosmetic benefits, it makes me feel really good to know that when Baby plants his frequent open mouth kisses all over my face, he’s not ingesting toxins. Instead, he’s actually getting a taste of highly beneficial fatty acids and lauric acid.

If you’re wondering about the true cleansing ability of coconut oil, you can rest easy knowing that it is antibacterial, antimicrobial, antioxidant, and antifungal.

Give it a try and let me know what you think!


Follow Me on Pinterest
Thanks for visiting! Be sure to sign up for a FREE Team Beachbody Account to get support, motivation, and access to free tools to keep you on track with your fitness & health goals!


    • says

      Such a good question! It doesn’t feel completely rinsed as a typical face soap would feel at the end of my shower, but by the time I’m at the point of applying moisturizer to my face about 5 minutes later, the coconut oil is completely absorbed. My skin just feels soft.

  1. says

    How awesome to know this!

    I have been wanting to use a new facial cleanser and haven’t gotten a chance to do the research yet, but coconut oil sounds fine to me!

    I’ll definitely be giving this a try – thanks Charise!
    Kelly recently posted..Dandelion Flower TeaMy Profile

  2. says


    GREATTTTTTTTTT tips… I’m newly obsessed with coconut oil. Works wonders on any sort of diaper rash…
    chapped lips…
    my favorite facial moisturizer by far…and body too!!
    going to wash my face with it today…thanks for the awesome idea!!
    i use it as conditioner for my hair once a week…i do no-poo. again…love it!
    Jessica | Cloth Diapering Mama recently posted..What does “sick” look like for youMy Profile

  3. says

    Charise –

    This sounds like it’s going to be my new favorite facial cleanser – I suffer from dry skin too and I’m always looking for a new remedy, especially one that will smell as good as this one!! Thanks for the tip :)


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

CommentLuv badge