Although you might not have the time to go to a spa in order to pamper yourself, you should know that you can do this at home by preparing yourself some homemade facials with honey.
It is a well-known fact that honey has the ability of reducing the possibility of wrinkle appearance, reason for which multiple cosmetic companies include it into their products. Moreover, this particular cooking ingredient is also known for being useful in cleanse therapies, so it can be used efficiently for these as well.
However, as far as the homemade masks are concerned, these can be prepared by only using honey or by using honey in combination with other ingredients, such as lemon juice, glycerol, egg yolk, and so on. While some of the facials are especially designed for all skin types, others should only be used on certain skins. Therefore, before deciding to prepare a particular kind of facial, you should know how to tell your skin type and choose accordingly.
The reason for which you should try honey homemade facials is because of the fact that this incredible ingredient produced by bees has healing and nutritional properties. It can literally feed your skin, it contains healing enzymes and it is also antibacterial. Therefore, it can leave your skin looking and feeling amazing.
When it comes to homemade facial recipes that include honey, these are widely various. The simplest one contains honey alone. You can apply this all over your face while you are at home by using your fingers after you have removed your makeup, or simply just apply it on your problematic areas. You can leave the honey on your face for just ten minutes or for even an hour, depending on your schedule and on how much time you can spend at home. Then, you should cleanse your face with water and pat it dry.
Another honey mask that can be used on all skin types can be made of half a tbs. of honey combined with one whole tbs. of cottage cheese. The two ingredients must be mixed in a bowl and then simply applied to skin. However, this mask should be left on for at least 30 minutes, so in case you decide to try it, you should ensure that you have the time to stay at home in order to let the mask do its magic. Then, it can be cleansed up by using warm water. You can also try wiping your face with a lemon slice after you cleanse it, as this will leave it fresh and clean.
On the other hand, in case you have dry skin that you want to soften, you can use one of the best natural moisturizers for dry skin preparing a mask by using one tbs. of honey and one egg yolk. After you mix the two in a bowl, you should leave the resulting mask on your face for about 15 minutes. Rinse your face with some warm water and tap dry. Besides moisturizing, this mask can also prevent the appearance of wrinkles. In addition, it can solve your acne problems, so it really deserves being tried.