Everyone's going a little bit nuts for coconut oil right now and for good reason. Coconut oil is absolutely amazing! It's the solution for just about all of life's little and big problems.

Whether it's damaged hair or fungus on the feet, there's a good use for coconut oil. Here are 12 genius uses for coconut oil you've never heard of:

1. Stress relief.

It might seem strange, but coconut oil is amazing for relieving tension and stress. There are few things better than enjoying a warm coconut oil message and treating your hair, beard, or skin to a coconut oil treatment.

2. Hangnail fixes.

Coconut oil not just softens the skin but helps strengthen the nails as well. Brittle nails, damaged cuticles, and hangnails can be relieved over time by routine application of coconut oil the the effected area.

3. Glowing skin.

If you want glowing, healthy, vibrant skin, try applying coconut oil for a half hour before taking a shower, then using a gentle, non-abrasive soap and loofa to rinse from your skin. This helps remove dead skin cells and moisturize living ones.