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Beauty Tips 3 simple ways to use honey for glowing skin

Honey is an incredible house hold item for your skin thanks to its antibacterial properties antioxidants

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Honey is widely known to be a healthier sweetener and also a natural antibacterial, hence it's great for acne treatment and prevention. It can help moisturize, fight aging, and fight bacteria.

Made by the alchemy of bees collecting nectar, pollen, and resins from flowers is loaded with nutrients, antioxidants, and healing compounds.

How to prepare honey face mask:

  • Skin hydration

Ingredients:

  • 1 teaspoon honey

  • 1 teaspoon coconut oil

  • 1/ 4 ripe avocado

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Method:

  1. In a small mixing bowl, mash ¼ an avocado with the back of a fork or blend if it’s more convenient for you.

  2. Add 1 teaspoon honey and 1 teaspoon coconut oil and mix thoroughly.

  3. Using clean fingers, apply a thick coat of this mixture onto your face.

  4. Sit for fifteen minutes while you let the mask do its work. You can use this time to soak in a bath or get lunch ready.

  5. When the time is up, gently scrub off the mask using warm water. When it’s all off, splash cold water onto your face to close your pores. Pat dry with a towel.

  • Acne

Ingredients:

  • 1 teaspoon honey

  • 1 teaspoon orange peel powder

  • 1 teaspoons oats

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Method

  1. Mix the above ingredients thoroughly in a small mixing bowl.

  2. Coat your face with the mixture using clean fingers.

  3. Let it settle for 15 minutes. Meanwhile, you can lie down, close your eyes and relax as the mask does its magic. When the time is up, rinse your face, and pat dry with a clean towel.

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  • Pore cleanser

Ingredients:

1 teaspoon of honey

1 teaspoon of coconut oil

Method:

  1. Stir one tablespoon raw honey with one tablespoon of coconut oil until the mixture is spreadable consistency.

  2. Apply to clean, dry skin, and massage gently in a circular motion, avoiding your eye area.

  3.  Rinse with tepid water

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