Welcome back! Recently we’ve talked about many skin conditions, face masks, and a whole lot more. We have even recommended a few products to help give your skin a boost as well as home remedies. Today, we bring you honey, a true product of nature. Did you know It does much more than bring a little sweetness into our lives and has miracle properties that can be highly beneficial for the skin?
Here are a 3 magic properties of honey!
1. Preventing Ance
Acne is a major problem which people face. Whether it’s hormonal or due to other reasons. Honey can help balance the bacteria on your face and speed up the skin cells’ recovery. Other than that, it provides natural moisture too.
2. Preventing Scaring
Honey can be used to treat scars and blemishes on the face or any other part of the skin. Its anti-inflammatory properties help keep swelling/redness at bay, the area clean, and prevent any infections too.
3. A Natural Exfoliant!
Using natural products is simply the best and safest for your skin. We know that exfoliators when used in the long term, can harm your skin, but honey serves as a natural exfoliator and is suitable for all skin types. So no more irritated or dry skin. What a dream!
Now with that being said, here are 2 DIY honey face masks you can try at home!
DIY Face Masks
1. Honey Cinnamon Mask
What you will need:
- 3tbsp honey
- 1 tbsp powdered cinnamon
- Mix the honey and powdered cinnamon in a bowl
- Microwave the mixture for about 20-30 seconds, just until it the mixture is mildly warm.
- Apply it on your face and leave it on for 15 minutes. Rinse it off with lukewarm water and gently tap a cotton towel on the face to dry.
2. Lemon and Honey
What you need:
- 1tbsp honey
- Half a lemon
- Mix the two and apply on your face, neck and the chin area
- Leave it on for 20 minutes and rinse off
Easy, simple and convenient, right? Which of the two honey face masks do you like? Try them out now and let us know what you think.