For centuries, people have used honey mask to cure acne and other marks, scars, spots etc. There isn’t just one unique recipe for honey mask for acne. This can be obtained with various combinations of plants and substances.
Honey Mask is a very popular remedy and if you want to treat your acne naturally and harmlessly, this is the right choice for you. You can get rid of acne without bitter pills or creams and lotions which, in many cases, contain chemicals and do not give the desired results. But before you start using honey mask, you should know what causes the acne and then logically deduce how honey mask can be helpful.
Acne vulgaris (the scientific name) is almost a common problem, most people suffering from it sooner or later. This type of acne is caused by the blockage of sebaceous glands responsible for the production and secretion of sebum, due to dust or other particles that block the pores and/or due to some hormonal activity during puberty that increases sebum production. Sometimes, the cells close to opening of sebaceous glands, clogs the pores. Because of this, the sebum accumulates under the skin. The result is redness, pain and inflammation.
Once we are aware of the cause, finding a cure becomes easy. Since acne is caused by the blockage and subsequent infection of the sebaceous glands, fighting the infections and cleaning the blockage should help healing. Here comes the honey mask. A honey mask for acne not only clears the blockage, but also removes germs, thus reducing acne. Now, however, different types of masks are used for different types of skin: dry skin, oily, sensitive. Let’s take a look at what it suitable for us.
Honey mask: honey can be used as a mask and is effective in treating acne, cleansing pores and removes germs. In addition, it helps to keep the skin soft, smooth and shiny.
Quantity: at request
Preparation: not required
Application: spread a thin layer of honey on your face
Tips: try to use filtered honey
Facts: honey has antimicrobial and antioxidant properties, and at the same time, it is sticky (which is a good thing). This viscosity will remove dirt, dead skin, germs etc. Its antimicrobial properties won’t let the skin to get infected again and its antioxidant properties will give a younger appearance to the skin; the honey wax will give the skin a smooth, glossy and shiny aspect.