Honey is an excellent sweetener, but also plays the role of a truly natural medicine . It’s health benefits are endless,but so are those for the beauty. Honey is designed to regenerate skin , restoring its brightness, soothing sensitive and irritated skin imperfections that arise when treating oily skin or acne. Honey masks prevent discoloration of the skin , removes wrinkles and leaves the skin supple and smooth to the touch.
In this article you will find a few recipes for DIY honey masks, for all kind of skin. Enjoy!
- Treatment for acne skin
Honey is a ideal cleaner, because it absorbs all impurities from the pores.
If you have oily skin/acne, prepare a face mask from 2 tablespoons of honey and 1 teaspoon of lemon juice. Apply the mask on clean skin and let it act for 15 minutes, then remove it by rinsing with warm water.
- Honey based scrub
If you want to exfoliate your skin in the most natural way , mix 2 tablespoons of honey with 1 teaspoon of water and 1 tablespoon of sugar. You will get a homogeneous paste, which you will apply on clean skin, gently massaging until the sugar granules dissolve. Cleanse your face with warm water. You will get a more creamy and soft skin, such as a baby.
- Facial massage with honey
If you want to get rid of scars or other marks left by acne on the face, massage with honey is the ideal treatment. Moisten your skin and then spread a thin layer of honey. Gently massage with circular movements. Let it act for 15 minutes and then rinse with warm water.
- Avocado and honey
Use 1/2 of an well riped avocado and ¼ cup of honey . Crush the fruit and blend it well with honey . Apply the mask on your face, let it act for 10 minutes, then rinse with warm water.