10 natural honey masks

Honey is indeed a top product! In addition to the properties it has concerning our health, honey is also a good cosmetic ingredient that works wonders when it comes to hydration and skin health.

Honey is also named “the gold liquid” for its multiple skin health benefits that were discovered and used by women centuries ago.

Among its multiple skin benefits are:

Hydration – being a very dense product, honey is an excellent skin moisturizer element (it attracts and retains moisture).

Nutrition – honey is an aliment rich in vitamins and minerals that nourishes the skin at a very deep level.

Antibacterial effect – honey helps to disinfect the skin by having an antibacterial role and it is ideal for wound healing or skin spots.

Antioxidant effect – honey is an ally in the fight against free radicals thanks to its antioxidants.

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Today I want to present you 10 natural honey based masks. They are ideal for every type of skin, especially recommended for the dry or dehydrated ones.

1. Honey and banana mask

For this mask you need: 1 banana, 1 spoon of honey and 1 spoon of yogurt. You mix these 3 ingredients in a bowl and apply the mask on your face and let it there until it dries. In the end, wash your face abundant with warm water.

2. Honey and egg mask

For this mask you need: 1 spoon of honey, 1 spoon of olive oil and 1 egg yolk. You mix these 3 ingredients in a bowl and you apply the mask on your face for 15-20 minutes. In the end, wash your face abundant with warm water.

3. Honey and almond oil mask

For this mask you need: 1 spoon of honey, 1 egg yolk and half a spoon of almond oil. You mix these 3 ingredients in a bowl and apply the mask on your face and let it there until it dries. In the end, wash your face abundant with warm water.

4. Honey and avocado mask

For this mask you need: 100g of honey, 1 avocado, ¼ spoon of olive oil and 100g of oatmeal. You mix these 4 ingredients in a bowl and apply the mask on your face/neck for 15-25 minutes. In the end, wash your face abundant with warm water.

5. Honey and clay mask

For this mask you need: 2 spoons of milk, 1 spoon of clay and 1 spoon of honey. You mix these 3 ingredients in a bowl and apply the mask on your face and let it there until it dries. In the end, wash your face abundant with warm water.

6. Honey and oatmeal mask

For this mask you need: 1 spoon of oatmeal (that were previously ground with the blender) and 2 spoons of honey. You mix these 2 ingredients in a bowl and apply the mask on your face for 15-20 minutes. In the end, wash your face abundant with warm water.

7. Honey and milk mask

For this mask you need: 2 spoons of honey and 2 spoons of milk. You mix these 2 ingredients in a bowl and apply the mask on your face for 10 minutes. In the end, wash your face abundant with warm water.

8. Honey and avocado oil mask

For this mask you need: half an avocado, 30g of honey and 2 spoons of avocado oil. You mix these 3 ingredients in a bowl and apply the mask on your face and let it there until it dries. In the end, wash your face abundant with warm water.

9. Honey and rose mask

For this mask you need: some rose petals (crushed in a little water), 2 spoons of rose water, 1 spoon of honey and 1 spoon of yogurt. You mix all the ingredients in a bowl and apply the mask on your face and let it there until it dries. In the end, wash your face abundant with warm water.

10. Honey and almonds mask

For this mask you need: 1 spoon of honey, 2 spoons of almonds (crushed/chopped) and half a spoon of fresh lemon juice. You mix these 3 ingredients in a bowl and apply the mask on your face for 15-20 minutes. In the end, wash your face abundant with warm water.

Article translated from http://www.ebio.eu/blog/

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