There will come a time when you will be tired of those creams, those astringents and those drugs that claim to “make you look younger”. In your attempt to scratch some years off your skin, the frantic search for the perfect drug become harder. Advertising is everywhere; new skin care products emerge almost every day. Even word-of-mouth is difficult to handle. What you don’t know is that the secrets to young-looking skin can be found at the comfort of a very familiar place: your home.
Honey consists two kinds of sugars: fructose and glucose. Moreover, it also contains minerals like magnesium, calcium, sodium chlorine, phosphate, iron and sulphur. The vitamins B1, B2, B3, B5 and C are also found in honey. Taking honey in like your everyday multi-vitamin is heavily encouraged when it comes to skin care or skin treatment.
Honey is the oldest sweetener known to man. It is a good substitute for sugar in your food and beverages. Honey has also a good reputation in the medical field for treating certain diseases. In the Middle East, it is used to treat burns in the skin. Since these areas are mostly war-torn and hot, water is heavily scarce, if not contaminated.
Honey is known for its anti-inflammatory effects on the skin. Also, it works as a good moisturizer both for the skin and the hair. This is because honey has the ability to attract water. It is cheap and safe for sensitive skin. Apply honey to your face after washing it with water then wash the honey off with a mild facial wash. If you want to use it for your hair, apply honey to your hair like the way you apply conditioner then wash it off with a mild shampoo.
It is important that you wash it off properly because first, it might smell and second, you might attract ants to your face/ hair. And that’s really weird. Honey can also be used as a good body scrub if you mix it with sugar. The moisturizing and ex-foliating effects are divine.
APPLE CIDER VINEGAR
Hippocrates, the father of modern medicine, was reported having used vinegar and vinegar mixed with honey as an energizing tonic and a healing elixir. People suspected it was apple cider vinegar. How was apple cider vinegar created in the first place anyway?
Apple cider vinegar is a hundred-percent natural creation on the grounds on skin care products. It is a product of the two fermentation processes. First, the fermentation of apple juice to hard apple cider. After that, the second fermentation to apple cider vinegar. Apple cider vinegar contains ALL THE GOODNESS from which the apple is known for. In fact, after the fermentation processes, it is packed with extra enzymes and acids.
Apple cider vinegar is known to smooth sunburns and to heal insect bites. Moreover, it can also be a hair treatment, as it can make the hair shine and treat dandruff. It also cures acne. When using this product as a skin care aid, just apply apple cider vinegar to the area you want to treat evenly. Leave it for 15 minutes then wash it off with a mild facial wash/ shampoo. It also smells a bit, so wash it off the best way that you can.
Whether you take in these products or you apply them to your skin, they can really bring out the youngest skin that you can have. Beauty queens and celebrities all over the world swear by these kitchen wonders.
Quit all the search for the perfect cream because the potions you need are right in the comfort of your own home!