Honey, this sweet stuff can be found in many pantries around the world. It’s normally used to sweeten oatmeal, toast or as an ingredient in baking and cooking. But did you know that honey can be used as a skin care product too? Honey has antibacterial and healing properties beneficial to the skin. It can help with scars, can moisturize the skin and it even has anti-aging properties that can help minimize wrinkles. Here are some amazing uses of honey on skin.
Because of its antibacterial and healing properties plus anti-oxidants, honey is a good ingredient for facial masks. It is also a natural ingredient so adding it to your facial mask can boost its efficacy. Don’t expect extraordinary results overnight. Don’t forget to clean skin thoroughly before application. For best results apply the mask consistently and use once a week. Here are some great honey based facial masks:
This mask is ideal for people who want to improve skin tone. To achieve this, mix a tablespoon of honey and a teaspoon of turmeric powder. Apply to face and leave on for 15 to 20 minutes. Rinse face and pat dry with a towel. This is also great to reduce the appearance of scars.
This combination is perfect for people with oily skin or acne. Mix one tablespoon of honey with the juice of one large lemon. Apply to face and leave on for 15 to 20 minutes. Rinse face and pat dry. The citric acid in lemon will help heal acne and acne scars while the antibacterial properties in honey will help reduce breakouts.
Honey and yogurt combination will give you a healthy glow. Yogurt is used to bring skin to a natural glow while polishing the skin. Yogurt also has antibacterial properties to help reduce the appearance of acne and pimples. This combination can help hydrate and heal skin. Make a mask from equal parts of honey and yogurt.
Nourish skin with this combo. This is also ideal for people with dry skin. The vitamins in avocado can help moisturize skin while providing it with the vitamins it needs. Honey with avocado can make skin smooth and revitalized. Mix an equal amount of avocado and honey to form a paste like substance and apply to clean face for 15 to 20 minutes.
Get rid of blackheads with honey and oatmeal. Use this combination as a facial scrub to gently exfoliate the skin to renew it. Combine equal parts and use to scrub skin gently. Leave on for 15 minutes to absorb nutrients then rinse thoroughly.
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