The honey mask is an ideal natural beauty recipe to exfoliate the skin, especially the face, due to its incredible benefits and healing qualities. Find out how to do it.
The truth is that at home we can prepare a wide variety of totally natural recipes that help when it comes to caring for and protecting the skin not only of the face, but of practically the entire body. A good example is facial masks, prepared with 100% natural ingredients, especially useful for cleansing the skin, providing hydration, reducing some skin conditions and problems, or simply for exfoliating.
As you surely know, if we exfoliate our skin we are renewing its cells by eliminating dead cells present in the epidermis. That is why it is interesting to exfoliate our skin at least once a week, it is not so advisable to do it daily since if so, you would only dry and flake the skin. Even some beauty experts and dermatologists advise doing it every 15 days.
Be that as it may, to make face masks at home you only need a few ingredients. And among those basic ingredients we can mention essential oils of plants and herbs, vegetable oils, cereals and seeds and fruit pulps. On this occasion we are going to explain how to prepare a honey mask for the skin of the face , ideal not only to take care of it naturally but to exfoliate it and eliminate the dead cells accumulated in it.
Honey mask recipe
Ingredients you need
To make this mask you need 2 tablespoons of pure honey, 4 drops of lavender essential oil and 3 drops of chamomile essential oil.
Steps to prepare the honey mask
You just have to put the ingredients in a bowl or wooden bowl and mix them well. To do this, put the honey first, then the lavender essential oil and the chamomile essential oil. With the help of a wooden spoon try to mix everything until a paste forms. Ready!
How to apply the honey mask:
To apply the mask on your face, you just have to put a little on your fingers and apply to the skin with a gentle massage, making circular movements. Leave it on for 15 minutes, to finally cleanse your face with warm water.
The benefits of honey mask for the skin
Honey is a wonderful ingredient for the skin, as it provides interesting properties and benefits, both curative and preventive. For example, it is useful for relieving skin fatigue, in addition to providing softness and restoring the complexion, retaining skin moisture (hence, it is interesting in case of dry skin).
It also helps to heal wounds, so it is also interesting in the treatment of skin conditions.