Honey Recipes To Use For Younger Healthier Skin
Honey is a wonderful beauty elixir that is right in your pantry. It is loaded with antioxidants, enzymes, and other great nutrients that hydrates, nourishes, and cleanses skin to keep it looking its best.
Honey’s not just hydrating; It contains a treasure trove of hidden beauty, nutritional and medicinal properties that have been revered for centuries. It’s antioxidants can help repair skin and protect it against oxidative and environmental damages that we all exposed to everyday.
3 Beauty Recipes Using Honey
Wonderfully Effective Exfoliator
Add honey to baking soda another pantry staple which is a natural gentle natural exfoliator. Combining these 2 simple kitchen staples can be an effective once or twice a week beauty regimens foe healthier, more beautiful skin. Try this simple home recipe to remove dead skin cells, allowing new cells to emerge for a radiant complexion.
- Honey Scrub Recipe:
Give It a Try : Mix two tablespoons honey (raw is best if you have it) with one tablespoon baking soda. Splash skin with water, then apply honey scrub and gently rub the mixture on your face or body in a circular motion with your fingers or soft brush. Rinse well.
2. Honey Treats Adult Acne
Honey can be used to treat acne. It contains antifungal and antibacterial properties that can banish bacteria that can lead to skin breakouts. Honey has wonderful anti-inflammatory properties that can help to calm skin redness and irritation.
Give it a Try: It is simple nothing fancy. All you need to do is simply a pply a dab of raw honey to the affected areas, and let it sit on the affected area for 10-15 minutes. Rinse with warm water, and pat skin dry.
3. Honey Bath Recipe
Years ago women used ingredients they had on hand to improve the health of their skin. Relaxing in a bath is a cleansing bathing ritual that can keep your skin younger and healthier. A bath filled with warm water and a few ingredients below can help reduce swelling, regenerate healthy skin, detoxify, help heal bruising, and smooth irritated skin. By simply adding a few ingredients you have already to your bath water you can improve the health of your skin. Honey will soften and mortuaries skin, while adding milk contains lactic acid Which is very exfoliating. Epsom salt has very effective anti- inflammatory properties that smooth skin
- Measure and pour honey mixed with water into a tub of warm bath water while it’s filling.
- The honey can be mixed with powdered milk in your bath for additional softening added benefits.
- Epson salt can be added for anti-inflammatory conditions, as well as scientists have shown in research that soaking in Epson salt actually provides a dose of magnesium magnesium provides relaxation, soothes aching muscles, helps regulate blood pressure, and heals and regenerates skin cells.
How to take a milk and honey bath: Pour 1-2 cups of milk (or 1/2 c. full-fat powdered milk) and 1/2 c. honey under running, warm water. Swish around to mix, and hop in. Close your eyes and imagine 5 beautiful servant men fanning you with palm leaves. Repeat as necessary.
For full effect, brush your skin lightly and in circular motions with a dry brush or a washcloth before getting in the bathtub.
Benefits of a Honey Bath- Historians believe that honey has been used topically as a healing agent for over 10,000 years! Adding honey to your bath will moisturize, soften and sooth dry skin. The natural antioxidant properties in honey will help detox your body while you soak.
- Mix two heaping tablespoons raw honey with one cup hot water until dissolved. Add to a tub of warm water, soak and relax.
- Try adding milk pour 1-2 cups milk or 1/2 c powdered full fat milk.
- Try adding 1-2 cups Epson salt
I can see younger looking skin already 😊