Did you heard about Manuka honey until now? The use of Manuka honey is a little bit unusual. Manuka honey is a honey “extracted” from the flowers of the Manuka tree, native from New Zealand and Australia – a tree that is related to tea tree. Manuka honey is so amazing because it is not processed, unlike the ordinary honey that is heated to high temperatures to be filtered of impurities and to obtain the beautiful yellow colour.
During processing, honey lose many of its nutrients such enzymes, vitamins B’s, vitamin C, calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, potassium etc. Manuka Honey retains all the beneficial vitamins and minerals. In addition, Manuka honey contains more compounds with antibiotic properties than the normal honey. In this article you will find our some miraculous skin benefits of Manuka honey.
The Miraculous Skin Benefits of Manuka Honey
– Cure Acne – because it has anti-inflammatory properties, Manuka honey reduce redness and improves the healing of inflamed skin and eczema. Moreover, oxygenates pores and helps to eliminate the bacteria, making the skin to look beautiful
– Fix the skin – Manuka honey speeds up skin regeneration, repair cellular tissue and reduces the appearance of scars.
– Moisturizes the dry skin – honey anyway is a good humectant (attracts and maintains moistureon the surface of the skin)! Manuka moisturizes and helps the skin to retain more moisture and to keep its healthy and shiny appearance.
– Keep the skin young – one of the Manuka’s compounds is antibiotic like methylglyoxal (MG), that can help in the production of collagen and protect it. Collagen helps the skin to maintain its firmness and elasticity.
How you can use Manuka honey
Wash your face, wipe it and apply a think layer Manuka honey on your face. Hesitate eyes and mouth area. Gently massage your face and leave the honey to act 20-30 minutes. You can also prepare scrubs or other masks using Manuka honey.