You may wonder what kept Egyptian Queen Cleopatra so beautiful for years; well it is the natural home made combination of milk and honey. From the ancient times, honey has been using for many purposes for its nutritional and medicinal properties. But, when it comes to beautify your skin in youthful way honey is simply unmatchable.
The nature is the storehouse of many valuable products by which you can attain Younger looking skin. Honey is one of those precious resources. For the natural glow of the skin, honey is very effective and beneficial. To increase the effect, honey can be combined with some other products.
Honey is called natural homectant as it can attract moisture and hold it. Therefore, it’s good for those who have the oily skin as honey can keep the skin moist without the oiliness. As honey retains moist in the skin, dryness and wrinkles can not damage the skin. Also, skin looks supple and radiant. It can easily be used as the main product for the facial mask.
How to apply?
For basic home remedies, take one peeled apple and 1 table spoon honey then blend the two in food processor until it gets smooth. Then apply the mixture on the face, keep it for 20 minutes and wash it with cool water.
Those who have silky skin can add ¼ cup of honey to hot bath water to see the fine results.
To use honey as the facial scrubber, take two tablespoons dry oatmeal, 1 tablespoon finely ground almonds, some lemon juice or yogurt then mix it with 1 table spoon honey. Apply the paste onto the face and massage it gently and lastly, rinse it with lukewarm water.
You can take shea butter, olive oil, vanilla and honey to make your own cream, lotions and body butters.
For irritations, eczema, psoriasis and skin infections, honey mixed with Aloe Vera works wonder.
For the antioxidant properties of the honey, skin is protected from the ultraviolet rays of sun. Premature aging and even cancer can cause due to the over exposing skin to harmful ultraviolet rays of the sun. Besides, honey can be used to cure burns, surgical incisions, skin wounds, acne.
So, start using honey to get luscious beautiful skin.