Helpful Skin Tips Using Honey
Everybody wants soft, clear skin. Honey can be a great all-natural way to give your skin that glow you’ve been looking for. Pamper yourself at home with these simple healthy skin tips using ingredients that may already be in your pantry.
Mix together 1 teaspoon of honey, 1 teaspoon of buttermilk and 1 egg yolk before applying to a clean face using circular motions then relax. Rinse with warm water after 20 minutes.
Lemons contain alpha hydroxy acids that help exfoliate while also being rich in antioxidants and vitamin C. For a simple facial treatment, start by slicing a lemon in half and removing the seeds. Add 1 teaspoon of honey to one of the lemon halves and rub it on your face. Let sit for five minutes then rinse with warm water.
Say goodbye to makeup residue by using honey and coconut oil to create a spreadable mixture and rubbing it directly onto your skin. The ingredients will work together to loosen the makeup and clear pores. Rinse with warm water after all the makeup is removed.
Try not to eat too much of this natural body scrub before you apply it your skin! Combine equal parts honey and ground almonds to form a paste. Rub it on your face, arms, legs or wherever you choose before rinsing with warm water. The honey and almonds together help to exfoliate skin while working as a natural moisturizer.
Mix two parts honey with one part baking soda to create an effective skin exfoliator that can be used on your entire body twice a week.
Create your own skin lotion to help prevent dry skin by mixing 1 tablespoon of honey with 1 teaspoon of olive oil and a drop or two of lemon juice. Rub the lotion on dry skin – or areas that are prone to being dry – and let sit for 20 minutes before rinsing with warm water or using a warm, damp washcloth to wipe the area dry.
Dissolve 1 cup honey in a cup of boiling water before adding 2 cups milk. Draw yourself a bath and dissolve 1/2 cup sea salt and 2 tablespoons baking soda in the warm water. Add the honey-milk mixture to the bathwater along with 10 drops of vanilla oil. Spread the mixture throughout the bath and soak for up to 30 minutes.