Beauty Face Homemade Beauty

Pear & Honey Facial Mask

The Benefits of Pears

  • The nutrient dense pear is full of hydroxycinnamic acids and flavonoids, both of which renders its skin nurturing effects when ingested and applied topically.
  • The pear itself acts as a gentle exfoliant by removing dead skin which in turn allows the nutrients in the mashed pears to be delivered to the skin.
  • Pears are also rich in anti-oxidants and vitamin C which is known to aid in the reduction of the appearance of wrinkles.

The Wonders of Honey

  • Honey is rich in natural antioxidants and have anti-microbial properties.
  • Honey also has the ability to absorb and retain moisture. This helps in keeping the skin well hydrated, fresh and supple..
  • Honey restores dry, damaged and dull-looking hair.

RECIPE

1 Pear peeled and chopped in small pieces
Raw honey 1/2 tsp
Yogurt 1 tsp

  1. Mix ingredients in a bowl with a fork, mashing the pear into the honey and yogurt.
  2. Let infuse for an hour.
  3. Apply mask to skin with fingers.
  4. Rinse after 15 minutes with cool water.

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