Honey is our World: Honey for Beauty

Cleopatra's legendary milk and honey baths are just one of many historical examples of people using honey to pamper their complexions. New research suggests that Cleopatra was certainly on to something. Recently, manufacturers have been using honey in a vast array of beauty products – from hand lotions to shampoos and bubble baths, for its softening properties.

Fragrant Lemon Deep Cleansing Treatment

This treatment opens skin pores and refines the complexion.

Using a large cosmetic brush or wet fingers, apply the honey thinly to your face and relax for 10 minutes to allow the honey time to soften the skin.
When ready, pour boiling water into a bowl and add he lemon essential oil.
Lean over the bowl and place a towel over your head and the bowl so that the steam can work on your pores.
When the steam stops rising, rinse off any honey left on the skin.
Finally, splash your face with cold water to close the pores.