Honey has been an all-time favorite natural remedy for centuries to treat various ailments. Honey is a rich source of natural sugars like fructose and glucose along with essential vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. Honey can be used for multiple purposes.
Honey as a Moisturizer
Apply plain honey for 10-15 minutes on your face and wash it off later with warm water. It is also known to be one of the best moisturizer for your skin. Honey helps in fight aging, and fight bacteria and it’s loaded with nutrients, antioxidants, and healing compounds.
Honey as a Pore Cleanser
Mix one tablespoon raw honey with two tablespoons jojoba oil. Apply this mixture to clean, dry skin, and massage it gently in a circular motion. Let it sit for 20 minutes and then wash it off with plain water. It works as an excellent pore cleanser.
Honey as an exfoliater
Mix two tablespoons honey with one tablespoon baking soda then gently rub this mixture on your face, neck and other body parts and then rinse it off with tepid water. It is a wonderful natural exfoliater.
Honey for Acne treatment
Apply raw honey to acne affected areas, and let it sit for 15 minutes. Rinse with tepid water. Honey has antibacterial and antifungal properties and it calms redness and irritation.
Honey as a Hair Conditioner
Mix one tablespoon raw honey, two tablespoons of olive, almond and coconut oil. Apply thoroughly on your hair and Let sit for 20 minutes, and rinse with shampoo.
Honey for Sunburn treatment
Mix one part raw honey with two parts pure aloe vera gel. Apply to sunburned skin, both honey and aloe vera contain powerful anti-inflammatory to calm burned skin
Honey as a Hair Highlighter
Mix four tablespoons honey with two tablespoon water. Apply to clean, damp hair, and let sit for an hour. Rinse it well. Apply twice in a week for best results. Honey contains glucose oxidase that slowly releases hydrogen peroxide, an ingredient known to lighten hair color.
Honey as a Cuticle Moisturizer
Mix one teaspoon honey with one teaspoon apple cider vinegar, one teaspoon jojoba oil. Rub it over each cuticle, and let it sit 10-15 minutes, and then rinse it with lukewarm water.
Honey as a skin lightener
Mix one teaspoon raw honey with one teaspoon coconut oil & olive oil. Apply to your face and neck and massage with the tips of your fingers in a circular motion for one to two minutes and then wash it off. Repeat it daily for best result.
Honey for Weight Loss
Mix half teaspoon of cinnamon in a cup of hot water, let it cool down and then add a full teaspoon of raw, organic honey in this mixture. This is an excellent drink for people who are trying to reduce their weight.
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