In this article, I'm going to share with you on how to use Manuka honey for skin to treat acne and blemishes. There are 3 popular ways to use honey for skin, which includes cleanser, face mask and spot treatment.
Honey is a very gentle cleanser to the skin and due to its anti-inflammatory properties, it can be use on even sensitive skin without causing any irritation. As a cleanser, you can use the honey as a face wash cleanser and even as a makeup remover.
Manuka honey can be used as a face mask to remove impurities, to give the skin a healthy glow and to prevent from premature aging.You can use the honey like any face mask paste and apply for 10 to 20 minutes. As a natural ingredient, you can use Manuka honey for skin mask everyday.
As a treatment ingredient, you can also use the honey for skin to treat acne and blemishes. Just dab it on the acne spots and leave it overnight.
Benefits of the honey is aplenty and it is also a versatile natural ingredient. You can choose to make a diluted mixture by mixing with water to wash your face. That way, it will not be sticky and leaves a nice light honey scent on your skin.
Manuka honey is derived from a type of tea tree plant that originated from New Zealand. If you are interested to use Manuka honey, then remember to check the Unique Manuka Factor (UMF), a measurement of its anti-bacteria strength level. As recommended, look for UMF of at least 20. Manuka honey for skin care is one of the popular product many people use and also provide many benefits. It is an effective cleanser, exfoliator, mask and spot treatment.
Natural methods and ingredients are effective ingredients to treat acne and other skin problem. Natural ingredients have properties that helps to heal the skin except without any side effects.
Julia M. authors skin care site at Skin Care Label