One of nature’s best beauty ingredients is honey which is packed full of minerals and vitamins and is great for many different things.
It can be used in lots of different ways so a jar of pure honey will soon be put to good use.
By adding a half cup of honey to your bath water your skin will be silky soft and the smell will be very appealing.
For great homemade hair conditioner, mix together two tablespoons of olive oil with half a cup of pure honey. Apply the mixture to your hair and cover with a plastic cap, leave for thirty minutes then rinse and shampoo your hair with your normal shampoo products.
Honey also makes a great facial masks, it can be mixed together with other ingredients or simply applied directly onto the skin. Leave it to dry and then rinse off with warm water, it is a good excuse to sit and relax for fifteen minutes. Gently dry the face afterwards with a soft towel.
Blend together an apple that has been cored, peeled and chopped and add one tablespoon of honey. When smooth spread liberally over the face and leave for at least fifteen minutes. Your skin will be soft and supple once you have removed every last trace of the mixture.
Many over the counter shampoos contain honey but this homemade recipe will really make your hair shine. This can be used straight after normal shampooing and can be left in without further rinsing. Mix one teaspoon or honey to a quart of water and add a squeeze of lemon juice, then pour over your hair.