Honey is a sweet, viscous food substance produced by bees and some related insects. This healthy natural sweetener offers many nutritional and beauty benefits, and that's why it is also called "The liquid gold".
You will be surprised how many positive effects this powerful natural ingredient has on your skin, hair and nails. So, next time you're purchasing your beauty products, just look for an organic raw honey.
Here are 9 ways you can use honey in your beauty routine:
Honey contains antibacterial and antifungal properties that stop bacteria that can cause acne and breakouts on your skin. It also has anti-inflammatory properties that can reduce redness and irritation.
How to use it: Apply some raw honey to affected areas, and leave it on for about 10-15 minutes. Rinse with lukewarm water.
Honey has the ability to penetrate deep in the skin ad provides long-lasting hydration.
How to use it:Apply one teaspoon of raw honey on clean, dry skin, and leave it on for about 15-20 minutes. Rinse with lukewarm water.
Honey contains powerful enzymes that cleanse your skin and pores. It also prevents bacterial build-up that can lead to skin imbalances and breakouts.
How to use it: Mix 1 tbsp. of raw honey with 2 tbsp. of jojoba oil or coconut oil. Apply this mixture to clean, dry skin, and massage gently using circular motions. Avoid the skin around your eyes. Rinse with lukewarm water.
The anti-inflammatory and antibacterial compounds in raw honey can lighten your skin and decrease the appearances of scars and increase healing and tissue regeneration.
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