Sticky and sweet, Honey can not only improve your morning porridge, but can also help to brighten up your skin and keep hair glossy and soft. Though the thought of applying Honey straight to your hair or face isn’t particularly appealing, many skincare and hair care products now contain the nourishing ingredient in a smooth texture that offers all of the natural benefits without the sticky texture.
What are the benefits of Honey in beauty?
- It’s a natural healer – Honey is a natural anti-septic, anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory which means it is good for healing skin wounds, infections and helpful for treating blemishes.
- It’s hydrating – Honey can increase and maintain water content in both the hair and skin, helping to reduce dryness and keep the face and hair conditioned and soft.
- It is high in anti-oxidants – raw Honey is high in antioxidants, making it effective in healing scars, evening the skin tone and helping to reduce the appearance of stretch marks. This also helps keep the hair and skin healthy and protected from external aggressors.
- It helps promote collagen production – due to its hydrating properties, Honey can help to promote healthy Collagen production, keeping the skin looking youthful and free from wrinkles and fine lines.