Smooth and Soften Skin with Honey (Yes, Honey)
Has the summer sun taken a toll on your skin? For some, all that heat can create excess oil, while for others it cause dry flakiness. But no matter your summer skin woes, the remedy may be slyly sitting in your kitchen cupboard. Did you know that honey has a soothing and softening effect on skin?
It may sound like a sticky situation, but Golden Blossom Honey (a fourth-generation 100 percent American honey) has created DIY face wash recipes using the secret ingredient, that are anything but. You can use this milk and honey cleanser daily, swapping the exfoliating cleanser in once a week.
Exfoliating Honey Facial Cleanser
1 tablespoon honey
2 tablespoons finely ground almonds
1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
Mix ingredients together. Gently rub onto face. Rinse with warm water.
Milk and Honey Cleanser
1/3 cup honey
1/2 cup buttermilk
3 teaspoons rosewater
Place the ingredients in a suitable closed container and shake well. Apply a small amount to your face and neck with your fingers. Rinse with warm water. Store remainder in refrigerator. Bring to room temperature before next use.
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