11 Surprising Benefits of Honey on Face, Here is How To Use It For Daily RoutineHajar Nagdy
Many women have searched for the best products that can help in the process of having glowing skin that looks like a girl in their mid-twenties.
However, most of them have almost miss out on the best substance that is found in all homes!
Yes, it is honey that has proven its effectiveness and many benefits for the skin; it simply gives an amazing glow, fresh, young, and healthy look to the skin as well as it helps to provide an excellent treatment for many skin problems.
In this context, we will provide you with most of the benefits of honey on the skin as well as we will provide you with the best honey remedies that can provide you a healthy, young, and glow look… You just have to scroll down more and enjoy reading!
Here are the benefits of honey on face
1- Honey can overcome the skin dryness
Definitely yes, honey has the ability to provide a moist environment that can surely treat dry and flaky skin as well through increasing the moisture level of the skin due to its emollient and humectant properties.
Moreover, it has been found that the enzymes found in honey help in the moisturizing process as well.
What are the best honey remedies for skin dryness?
1st remedy is to use the honey with unflavored yoghurt
Mix one tablespoon of honey with an equivalent amount of yoghurt then, apply the mixture on face and leave for only 20 minutes then, rinse with warm water.
2nd remedy is to use raw honey only
You can simply apply raw honey on face and leave it for around 15 minutes until it is almost dry then rinse with pure water.
3rd remedy is to use honey with coconut oil
Mix 5 ml of honey with approximately 15ml of coconut oil and apply on face then, leave it until dry then rinse with cold water.
4th remedy is to use honey with milk
Mix 2 tablespoon of honey with half cup of milk and apply on your face then, leave it for 15 minutes then rinse with water.
2- Honey can help to treat acne perfectly
There is a bacterium called P.acne that is able to clog the facial pores and cause acne!
Honey has the ability to treat acne due to;
- Its ability to overcome the main cause of acne “it simply has antibacterial as well as antifungal effect”.
- It has the ability to produce an anti-inflammatory effect, therefore; it can relive all kind of irritation and redness caused by acne breakout.
What are the best honey remedies for acne treatment?
1st remedy is to use raw honey
You can apply a dab of raw honey on the affected area and leave it for 15 minutes then, rinse with pure water.
2nd remedy is to use honey with turmeric
You can simply mix one tablespoon of honey with few amounts of turmeric and apply directly on the affected area then leave it on face for only 10 minutes and rinse with water.
You should take care of how our skin reacts with turmeric “Especially people who suffer from sensitive skin”.
One of the reviews on acne.org has shown the effectiveness of honey as follow:
“For me, this works great to prevent breakouts. Every day, and if I can 2 times a day I wet my face with warm water and put some regular honey on my face and let it rest for 30 minutes, after that I rinse it off with cold water.
Have not had a breakout since. It also reduces humps after ~3 days for me.”
3- Honey can help in skin whitening
Based on many reviews, it has been found that honey can provide you a method to brighten you face effectively and within only short period due to the presence of certain enzymes within honey.
What are the best honey remedies for skin whitening?
1st remedy is to use honey with gram flour
You can mix two tablespoon of honey with two tablespoon of gram flour and drops of rose water and apply the mixture on your face then leave it for at least 15 minutes while doing gentle massaging in a circular motion then, rinse with pure water.
2nd remedy is to use honey with the amazing papaya
You have to blend the papaya until it forms a thick paste and add2 tablespoon of honey to the paste then, apply the paste on your face and leave it for 15 minutes then, rinse with pure water.
3rd remedy is to use honey with the strawberries
You should mix the blended strawberries with honey until forms a thick paste then, apply the mixture on face and leave it for 10 minutes then, rinse with water.
4- Honey can be an excellent exfoliator!
Exfoliation is an effective way to get rid of the dead skin layer that usually gives a glowing look to the skin therefore, many dermatologists recommend exfoliating every two days.
Honey considered as a perfect substance to do your exfoliation as it provides excellent results within only a few days.
What are the best honey remedies for exfoliation?
1st remedy is to use raw honey
You can use raw honey as perfect exfoliator through applying thick layer of honey on your face however; you should do a patch test because you may be allergic from honey.
After applying the layer, you should leave the paste for at least one hour then, start to gently massage in a circular motion then, rinse with pure water.
2nd remedy to use honey with sugar
Mix one tablespoon of honey with one tablespoon of sugar until you form a paste then apply on your face and do gentle massage for only 60 seconds then, wash until you remove all the honey residues.
3rd remedy to use honey with oatmeal
Mix one tablespoon of honey with blended oatmeal (to be soft) until it forms a thick paste and apply on face then, do gentle massage and then wash your face.
5- Honey can treat your sunburns effectively!
Yes, honey has proven its effectiveness in treating sunburns that resulted from long-time exposure to the sun; this is due to its ability to decrease inflammation as well as provide nutrition to the affected area.
Moreover, based on a research published in The FASEB Journal, it has been found that how honey kills off bacteria and helps speed healing time.
What are the best honey remedies for sunburns?
1st remedy is to use raw honey
You can use raw honey directly on the affected skin area and leave it until the skin absorbs almost half of the added amount.
2nd remedy is to use honey with aloe vera
Mix one tablespoon of raw honey with a considerable amount of aloe vera gel until it forms a paste then, apply on the affected area until it absorbs the paste effectively.
6- Honey can reduce the aging signs effectively!
Honey has the ability to reduce the signs of aging that found in form of wrinkles or face lines due to its ability to keep the skin hydrated therefore, it appears fuller, tighter and smoother.
However, the results may be temporary.
What is the best remedy for aging?
Based on people’s reviews, it has been found that the best remedy is to mix raw honey with papaya or avocado as well as dry oat and apply directly on your face then leave it for 30 minutes and rinse your face with water.
Notice: it is recommended to use the remedy on a regular base in order to achieve the proper results.
7- Honey could be your perfect makeup remover!
Surprisingly, honey could be used as makeup remover due to its ability to absorb all makeup residues without affecting the skin adversely.
What is the best remedy for it?
You can simply mix raw honey with tea oil and few baking soda until they form paste that could be used through a washcloth then, rinse with pure water.
8- Honey can deal with dark circles too!
Interesting! It has been found that honey has the ability to reduce the appearance of dark circles that sometimes seems to be annoying somehow.
What is the best remedy for dark circles?
The best one is to mix raw honey with almond oil until it forms paste then apply directly on the affected skin (under eyes) and leave it for 25 minutes then wash with pure water.
9- Honey can also take care of your chapped lips
Indeed, honey can help you to get rid of annoying feeling of chapped lips due to its ability to provide your lips moisture as well as anti-inflammatory effect.
What is the best remedy for chapped lips?
The best one is to mix raw honey with drops of olive oil and apply directly on your cracked lips and leave it until your lips absorb all of the added honey.
It is recommended to apply thick layer of the remedy if you are hanging out in an extremely cold weather.
10- Honey can be pore cleanser!
The antibacterial property, as well as the enzymes found, can help you clean your skin pores, therefore, it keeps your skin always away from infections and from building up dead skin.
What is the best remedy for pore cleanser?
You can mix honey with coconut oil until they form spreadable paste after that, you should wash your skin and dry it.
Then, apply the paste on your face while doing massaging in a circular motion then, rinse your face with water.
11- Honey can be deal with dark spots
Yes! Honey can provide you even skin tone more than any kind of whitening products that are not cost effective as well as provide many side effects due to its chemical composition.
What is the best remedy for dark spots?
The best one is to apply raw honey on the dark spots directly and leave it for 20 minutes then, rinse with pure water.
Moreover, it is recommended to use honey on a daily base in order to notice the effect within only two to three months.
Finally, we will leave you with the golden honey remedy…check now!
The golden remedy is simply a mixture of honey and lemon paste that proven its effectiveness among many people based on their reviews.
The ingredients of both honey and lemon are the secret behind their ability to provide the following:
- Remove blackheads
- Reduction of aging signs
- Provide perfect skin glow
- Reduce the skin pore size
- Speed up the wound healing
- Natural cleanser for the skin
- Treat the skin dryness problem
- Help your skin to retain its moisture
Here is some tips you should follow before using honey!
As previously mentioned,
- You should use natural raw honey therefore; you should purchase the organic one
- You should not use soap after applying remedies instead you should use pure water
- You should do skin patch test before using honey because your skin could be sensitive
- You should not purchase manufactured honey because it is lack of enzymes and nutrients
At the bottom line,
I would like to confirm again on the effectiveness of using honey remedies on the face this is based on the many people reviews around the world!
However, you should use it on a regular base and be patient because it may take more time but provide long lifetime benefits!
Moreover, I would like to reveal some other benefits for the honey such as providing many remedies for hair care, fingernails, and some chronic diseases such as liver and lung diseases.
Therefore; in another context, we promise that we will provide you with many other benefits for the honey.
We have reached the end, awaiting for your valuable feedback! Cheers…