How to treat dry skin with honey effectively

Articles Aug 20, 2019 06:00

Honey is a priceless gift from nature, they not only contain a lot of nutritious good for health but also have the effect of nourishing, caring for dry skin extremely effectively.

Try the following methods to "solve", quickly regain the glow, smooth skin.

4 ways to treat dry skin effectively with honey 

1. Rinse skin with honey

Wash your face gently with warm water, then use 2 tablespoons of honey mixed in water, use this water to wash your face and gently massage your face for 5 minutes. Done every day, you will feel clean, smoother skin.

How to treat dry skin with honey effectively

In addition to using honey to wash your face, you can use honey to exfoliate, 1 time / week is also very good.

Method: Use 2 tablespoons of honey and 4 tablespoons of finely ground almond powder, 1 teaspoon of lemon juice mixed into a mixture. Apply and rub gently on face dry skin areas on the body then rinse with warm water and wipe with a dry towel. This mixture helps to exfoliate the skin and restore moisture.

2. Honey mask

According to research, honey has a very good effect on water retention and moisture. Therefore, this kind of moisturizing mask for dry skin from honey has a positive effect.

Method: honey + fresh milk or honey + butter. Apply this mixture on face and neck for 10-15 minutes then rinse with warm water.

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However, according to experts, honey is only a humectant on the skin surface in the epidermis, and deep moisturizing from within the skin is Proteoglycans molecule located in the dermis layer of the skin, which has a decisive effect and maintain skin moisture. The condition for these molecules to exert the best moisturizing effect is the very tight network of fibrous proteins.

3. Use honey to bathe

Use ¼ cup of honey in a warm bath and soak for about 30 minutes, then wipe dry with a towel, you will feel your skin is softer than when bathing with soap or milk shower.

How to treat dry skin with honey effectively

4. Drink honey everyday

Lemon, honey has high antibacterial and anti-oxidant properties. Use lemon and honey mixed with water to drink. This water provides many nutrients, enhances blood circulation so it is good for health and makes the skin more rosy. A glass of honey lemon juice in the morning also helps refresh the spirit to start the day.

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