Health and Wellness: Homemade Honey Face Mask
It's essential we take time for ourselves and as we all call it #metime
In this new series we will provide you mamas and papas some cheap and cheerful home tips to find time to enjoy a little #metime and pamper yourself!
Starting off with this easy peasy honey mask for a mini home facial!
Thank god for the bees and their yummy goodness!
Honey has been used for centuries for its healing properties but more recently it's become more evident that honey carries many other great properties including it's benefits to your skin.
Why A Honey Face Mask Is Good For Your Skin
Honey is acts a toner for your skin and is naturally soothing. It contains antioxidants and nutrients that get absorbed into your skin which can help in keeping your skin looking younger and feeling fresher!
4 Skin Conditions Honey Face Masks Help With
- Dry Skin: Honey is super moisturising. If you use this mask 2-3 times per week, it should significantly reduce dryness and the combination with avocado it can really address this problem particularly during these cold winter months.
- Acne- The antibacterial and antimicrobial properties of honey naturally help fight acne. This face mask helps get rid of breakouts and prevent future ones. It is also very gentle and will help reduce redness.
- Scars: Continuing from the point above, one of the after effects of acne are the scars you are left with and I know this a little too well! This mask can also help to reduce the appearance of dark spots and even out your skin tone.
- Wrinkles- The moisturising properties of honey ensure your skin remains hydrated and this can help to minimise the appearance of wrinkles and prevent future wrinkles.
Love Aak and Sharon