Honey is a must-have item in your kitchen, even if you don’t like it. This incredible “liquid gold” is packed with vitamins, minerals and biologically active substances. Honey is a perfect moisturizer with anti-bacterial properties and that’s why you should include it in your beauty routine.
Here’s how to use honey to have the perfect skin and hair:
1. For skin whitening
- ½ tsp. honey
- 1 tsp. lemon juice
- 1 tsp. natural yogurt
Mix everything and apply the mixture on your skin 1-2 times a week. Leave it on for 20 minutes and wash with lukewarm water.
2. For removing dark circles
- fresh cucumber juice
- potato juice
Mix everything and apply under your eyes. Wash with lukewarm water afterwards.
3. For clear and spotless skin
Recipe #1: Mix 1 tsp. cinnamon and 1 tsp. honey. Apply it on your face. Leave it on for 10 minutes and then wash it off.
Recipe #2: Mix some honey, 2 crushed aspirins into powder and 5 drops of lemon juice. Apply the mixture on the troubled zone and leave it on overnight.
4. For glowing skin
Mix 2 tbsp. milk and 2 tbsp. honey. Apply the mask on your face with a cotton pad and leave it on for 10 minutes. Wash it off afterwards.
5. For perfect non-peeling skin
Mix 1 tbsp oat flakes and 1 tbsp honey. Massage the mixture into your skin and then wash it off. This is the best natural exfoliation.
6. For seductive and soft lips
Mix some honey, olive oil and sugar. Massage the mixture into your lips. Was it off and apply some lip balm.
7. For shiny and thick hair
Recipe #1: Mix 1 part olive oil with 2 parts honey. Spread the mixture on your hair and rinse after 30 minutes.
Recipe #2: Mix 1 mashed banana, 1 tbsp. honey and 2 tbsp. coconut oil. Spread the mask on your hair and leave it on for 30 minutes. Wash your hair with shampoo afterwards.
8. For scar whitening
Mix some honey, lemon juice, yogurt and oat flakes. Apply the mixture every day on the scar and leave it on for 10 minutes. The mask will speed up the healing process and make the scar less visible.