Atualizado: 21 de Jun de 2019
From Aristotles, to Cleopatra and finally to us, honey has always been known as an enchanted nectar. Both for its sweet taste and for its healing powers. Honey is a natural anti-bacterial, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and full of nutrients.
1- Reduces Wrinkles and Fine Lines
Being a natural humectant, it attracts and retains moisture to the upper layers of the skin, acting as a moisturizer. This extra dose of hydration helps reduce the appearance of wrinkles.
2- Cares for dry skin
It's antioxidant properties help maintain a luscious appearance. Dry, rough and scaly skin will delight in honey.
It removes all the dirt, without eliminating the natural oils, present in the skin.
4- Fights Acne
It’s a natural antiseptic, absorbs and eliminates impurities and bacteria, keeping the skin "calm" and treated. I should emphasize, honey can only help in cases where acne is of a bacterial infection origin.
5- Reduces Blemishes
Honey is also considered a good bleaching agent, helping to reduce acne scars, sun spots and pigmentation.
Promotes skin's ability to rejuvenate .
7- Light the skin
The enzymes present in honey promotes healthy cell production.
As you can see, there are no reasons to resort to synthetic, artificial and expensive products when Mother Nature offers us natural, easy and economical solutions.
- Use Organic Raw Honey, which hasn’t been pasteurized or heat treated. Only this Honey will contain all of it's active phytonutrients intact.
- Check if you are allergic to honey. Do a patch test on the inner side of your elbow.
- Do not sleep with honey on the skin, it may cause rashes.
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The publication of this information is not a medical practice and this information does not replace the advice of your physician or other health care provider. Before taking any form of treatment, the reader should seek the advice of their physician or other healthcare provider.