Thanks to honey's antibacterial properties and its antioxidant content, it soothes and brightens skin, clears up acne, slows the effects of aging on the skin and clears pores. This natural skincare supplement offers healing and nourishment to skin without the need for harsh chemicals.Continue Reading
Honey has been used for hundreds of years in skincare products. It has natural antibacterial and antioxidant properties that make it a good choice for people with sensitive skin who cannot tolerate the harsh chemicals in commercial facial cleansers.
Honey mixed into warm bathwater can provide relief from dry skin and eczema, and honey mixed with coconut oil makes a gentle but effective facial cleanser that can be used every day. Plain honey can also be applied as a facial mask to slightly damp skin to leave skin feeling soft and rejuvenated with a healthy glow. The honey rinses off the skin easily with warm water.
Honey can also be used on the hair to increase shine and silkiness. Combining honey with warm water to form a rinse leaves hair looking and feeling great. For the best results, honey that is raw or unpasteurized is preferred, but any type of honey still provides benefits for skin.Learn more about Skin Care
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