Honey Facial At Home For Instant Glow 

Treat yourself with this relaxing facial at home and enjoy instantly glowing skin.

Tanya Malik
honey facial at home for glowing skin

For ages now, honey is used as a natural remedy to treat beauty woes. If you have honey in your beauty closet, you know how versatile this natural ingredient is. Honey is packed with skin enriching properties which make it an effective remedy for almost everything, right from treating our sunburns to brightening up our dull skin, it does it all.

There are different ways we can make honey a part of our beauty routine and one easy way is doing a honey facial at home. Facials are one of the best treatments for your skin. A relaxing facial at home is not just a great form of self care but it has many benefits for the skin like it improves skin's elasticity, clears blemishes and reduces the appearance of ageing signs.

To do this honey facial at home, you just need a few common ingredients. This one isn't just effective but pocket friendly too, way cheaper than a facial treatment at a salon.

How To Do Honey Facial At Home?

Step 1: Cleanse Your Face With Honey

Honey is a great cleanser for your hair since it has antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, humectant properties. It will help clear your skin of any dirt and oils and further prevent it from acne, irritation because it also has moisturising properties just what you look for in a good face wash.

  • On damp skin, start applying a thin layer of honey.
  • Don't forget to cover your neck.
  • Keep the honey on for about 20 minutes and then wash off with warm water.
  • Pat dry.

Step 2: Use Honey Facial Toner

honey for facial toner

Next, using a toner is essential to close the open pores of your skin, reduce the penetration of the impurities into the skin. You can prepare your own face toner using just two ingredients.

Ingredients Required -

  • Honey
  • Cucumber

Directions -

  • Peel and cut cucumber and puree.
  • Strain the puree for cucumber juice.
  • Mix cucumber juice with honey.
  • Add the mixture to a bottle and shake the container.
  • Using a cotton pad, apply this facial toner all over your face and neck.
  • Let the toner soak into the skin.

Step 3: Exfoliate With Honey Face Scrub

The natural antioxidants and moisturising properties make honey a great exfoliator for the skin. It helps in deep cleaning the pores of your skin and prevents issues like blackheads and whiteheads.

Ingredients Required -

  • Honey
  • Powdered Sugar

Directions -

  • In a bowl, add honey and powdered sugar. Mix well.
  • Wet your face and apply it all over your face.
  • Gently massage your face and neck.
  • Keep it for 5-10 minutes.
  • Wash with normal water.

Step 4: Apply Honey Face Pack

honey for face pack

Finish off your at-home facial with a refreshing face pack. You can prepare different face packs using natural ingredients depending on your skin type and issues.

Honey Face Pack For Glowing Skin

To prepare this face pack, you need just 2 ingredients. This honey and banana face pack will help you clear any blemishes on the face and give your skin a natural glow.

Directions -

  • Take half a banana and cut it into slices.
  • Chop the banana using a fork. Make sure the mixture doesn't have any lumps.
  • Add 1 tbsp honey to it and mix well.
  • Apply all over your face and neck.
  • Keep for 10 minutes and then wash.

Honey Face Pack For Oily Skin

If you have oily skin then this face pack will help you unclog the pores of your skin and prevent the production of excess oil.

Directions -

  • In a bowl, add 1 tbsp honey and 2 tbsp Multani mitti.
  • Mix the two ingredients and make a paste.
  • Apply this face pack on your face and neck and wash after 15 minutes.

Honey Face Pack For Acne Prone Skin

Honey helps in soothing the irritation caused by acne and also clears acne marks.

Directions -

  • In a bowl, add 1 tbsp honey, 1 tsp lemon juice, and 2 tbsp of sandalwood powder.
  • Add some water to make a smooth paste.
  • Apply all over your face and neck.
  • Wash with normal water.

Honey Face Pack For Ageing Skin

Over time our skin starts to sag and lose its elasticity. This face pack will help tighten your skin and also reduce the appearance of ageing signs.

Directions -

  • In a bowl, add 1 tbsp honey and 1 tbsp raw milk.
  • Mix both the ingredients well and apply over the face and neck.
  • Wash off once dry.

Though honey is a natural ingredient, it might not work for your skin. Make sure you do a patch test on your hand before applying it directly on your face if you are using it for the first time.

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