Raw Beauty - Use Raw Honey to make that little difference.

 

 

Raw Honey is the elixir of life. This wildly crafted substance is full of vitamins, iron and minerals. The amazing benefits of honey can help your skin feel soft restoring your natural glow, restore the shine in your hair, make your lips gloss and help reduce those lines. For something simple, soften your skin by adding three or four tablespoons of honey to bath water and enjoying a silky, fregrant bath that soothes and revitalises your skin.

 

 Below is a short list of beauty treatments we have compiled for you to try. Enjoy! 

 

Face Mask

You will need:

2 Tablespoons of Honey

2 Teaspoons of Milk

Method: Mix the honey with milk, smooth over the face and throat. Leave for 10 minutes before rinsing with warm water.

 

Raw Honey and Almond Scrub

You will need:

8 whole, unblanched almonds

2 Tablespoons rolled oats1 Tablespoon of raw honey 

2 Teaspoons yogurt

Method:

Put the almonds and oats into a blender and grind until fine. Mix with the raw honey and yogurt. Apply to the face and neck, avoiding the eyes, and leave for up to 10 minutes.Massage with wet hands to gently exfoliate. Rinse off and pat dry.

 

Raw Honey Lip Balm

Be careful with hot beeswax.

You will need:

225ml (8 fluid oz) sweet almond oil

110g (4oz) beeswax

2 tablespoons of raw honey.

Method:

Place the almond oil and beeswax in a oven safe bowl. Heat until the mixture melts. Whisk the raw honey into the wax.When cool, pour into small containers with lids. Apply to lips as a moisturiser or on top of lipstick for extra shine.

 

Honey and Almond Cleanser

You will need:

1 Tablespoon raw honey

2 Tablespoons finely ground almonds

½ Teaspoon lemon juice.

Method:

Mix all the ingredients and dab gently on to face. Rinse off with warm water.

 

Foaming Raw Honey Bath

You will need:

225ml (8 fluid oz) sweet almond oil, light olive or sesame oil

175g (6oz) honey

100g (3.5oz) liquid soap1 tablespoon vanilla extract.

Method:

Put the oil into a medium bowl and carefully stir in the remaining ingredients until fully blended. Pour into a clean plastic bottle with a lid. Shake gently before using. Pour under running water and enjoy.

 

Honey and Mint Feet Treat

This is perfect for restoring the circulation after a long day on the go. It moisturises andsoftens tired, aching feet.

You will need:

4 tablespoons aloe vera gel

4 teaspoons grated beeswax

2 teaspoons honey

2 teaspoons freshly chopped mint, optional

6 drops peppermint essential oil

2 drops arnica oil

2 drops camphor oil

2 drops eucalyptus oil

Method:

Melt the beeswax in the oven and combine with the aloe vera and honey. Add the mint and oils, stirring until completely mixed. Apply after a bath or shower to the feet and toes. Store the remaining mixture in a cool place.

 

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