Sweeten your home treatments for body care with natural honey and it will become clear why it is a popular ally of female beauty from the time of Cleopatra until today.
1)Mask for cleaning and refreshing the face
A mixture of honey and cinnamon refreshes and moisturizes the skin, and also helps in recovery of pimple and acne scars.
2 tablespoons of honey
1 teaspoon of cinnamon
Mix the honey and the cinnamon to get a thick paste. Apply the mask and leave it for 20 minutes. Before you wash your face with warm water, gently massage it with circular movements. The cinnamon will exfoliate the skin without irritation.
2)Exfoliation for soft skin
½ cup sugar
1 tablespoon of honey
1 tablespoon of olive oil
3-4 drops of essential oil (if desired)
Mix all the ingredients together until you get a homogeneous mixture. Add more sugar or more olive oil if the mixture is too liquid or too dry. You can use this body scrub twice a week before showering.
3)Moisturizer for dry skin on elbows and knees
The honey noticeably softens the rough skin on elbows and knees. Simply brush the dry skin with a thin layer of honey and leave for 20 minutes before washing. The skin is immediately softer and reduces the redness.
4)Hair revitalization mask
Honey combined with olive oil and egg yolk makes the hair softer and smoother by touch.
2 tablespoons of olive oil
3 tablespoons of honey
1 egg yolk
Mix the olive oil with egg yolk, then add the honey. Apply the mixture on wet hair, put a plastic cap and leave it on for 20-30 minutes. Wash your hair with a shampoo as usual.
5)Skin tightening mask
1 ½ teaspoons of honey
2 teaspoons of foamy egg white
Mix the egg white and the honey and apply the liquid mask on a clean face. Leave it for 15 minutes before washing it with hot water. The egg white helps to temporarily tighten the skin, while honey gives a healthy glow.
Brush your lips with honey and wait for 10 minutes to soften the skin. Wet two fingers and add baking soda on them. With gentle circular movements massage your lips for a minute. Wash it with warm water.
Gentle peeling will remove the layer of dead cells from the skin and your lips will stay smooth. For best effect, at the end put vaseline or lip balm.
7)Conditioner for shiny hair
1 cup of hot water
2 teaspoons of apple cider vinegar
1 teaspoon of honey
In the cupfilled with water add the honey and vinegar and stir well. Wash your hair with a shampoo, thenput the conditioner you just made. Gently massage the scalp for 2 minutes, then wash your hair.