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How Honey Can Assist One To Remain Youthful

Carolyn Bell Smith
Aug 18, 2007
Honey has a high sugar volume, comparatively high acidity and consequently low pH and protein quantity. But honey has an antioxidant effect, the Hydrogen Peroxide within it making a great anti-bacterial and anti-microbial agent.

It is a tremendous antioxidant, reported studies proves the supportive attributes of honey have determined that it protects the skin from the unsafe effects of ultraviolet rays. Honey helps in the regeneration of the skin. Free radicals resulting from the metabolism in your body when oxidized are to blame for ageing as well as other things. Being a natural and incredible antioxidant, honey fights the free radicals and decelerates ageing. You can either eat honey or apply it externally to obtain its numerous benefits.

To stay, feel and look youthful, you should maintain your face, your skin and your hair. They should have an acceptable and young appearance at all times. Honey will help you do this remarkably well. You may not possess either the time or the mood to spend a lot of currency going to a spa but that's all right because honey provides you with an easy and powerful alternate.

Epic has it that in times gone by; honey has been used for enhancing and maintaining a youthful looks. As you flourish in age or when affected by exposure to adverse environmental factors, your skin tends to lose its flexibility, smoothness and agile character. Honey is a good natural product with extraordinary qualities for restoring these very qualities to the skin. It has the ability of retaining and maintaining the moisture in the skin. Honey constrain scaling and smoothes the wrinkles on the skin causing the skin to look naturally young.

Honey can work as a skin clarifier, to make dry skin smooth, apply a mixture containing 1/4 cup of honey and three tablespoons of milk. After about ten minutes, rinse the skin for a smoother look. Mix mashed apple with five tablespoons of honey is good for tightening your skin. These mixtures can be applied directly to the problem areas, neck, face, arms or where it is needed.

Of course, honey maybe used alone. Apply it directly on your skin when it is rough, scaly or dry. Leave it in place for a few minutes and then wash and find revitalized skin.

A technique for a home facial, use 1/4 cup of honey, the white of two eggs and a small amount of flour making a paste. Place the paste on your face for ten minutes. Afterward wash your face with tepid water this will leave it feeling and looking fresh.

Honey can be used as a hair conditioner also. Combine eight tablespoons of honey with four tablespoons of olive oil and add a few drops of rosemary oil. Apply this to your hair and hair roots. Leave it for about thirty minutes and then rinse well. Use a good shampoo to wash your hair and rinse well after washing.
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Carolyn Bell Smith, committed to help others improve their health, lifestyle, fight sickness, disease, and building a strong immune system. Author and creator, Healthy LifeStyle and More, and Lifestyle Tips Newsletter. http://www.yourhealthrenewed.com Subscribe to our newsletter ezine_newsletter@getresponse.com
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