Ancient Egypt was famous for its beautiful women with perfectly nourished skin and healthy hair.Every night they used this homemade creme. Check out the main ingredients:
– Half tablespoon of bee pollen (you can find it in the markets for healthy eating)
– 1 tablespoon honey
– 20 grams of beeswax
– 2.3 propolis tincture drops
– 70 milliliters oil of your choice (olive, almond, coconut …)
– Essential oil of your choice (to mask the strong smell of honey)
Preparation and use:
Place the bee wax in a clean jar and pour in the oil. Leave a small amount of oil on the side. Mix the remaining ingredients in a bowl and stir until you get a thick paste.
Heat the wax and oil on a steam to melt. Once melted, add them to the previously prepared paste and mix well to get a cream. Pour into a jar and your cream is ready for use.
If you can’t stand the strong smell of honey and propolis, you can add a few drops of essential oil of your choice. Rub with the cream before bed and in the morning you greet soft, gentle and hydrated skin. After each use close the cream very well and it will last for several months.
Why this recipe works?
Honey is known as the elixir of beauty and natural botox for the face and hair. Its derivatives stimulate production of collagen, reduce fighting, prevent acne, pimples and redness and help fast healing of skin. He is an excellent choice for those who have dry skin, acne, eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis and even wounds.
Honey and its derivatives stimulate the renewal of the skin cells which are reduced with the years. On the other hand, propolis kills bacteria, prevents acne and redness and is rich in antioxidants because of that successfully restores skin after sunburn.
Honey is also rich in sugars, vitamins B1, B2, B6, C and tannins that soothe the sensitive skin. He attracts and retains moisture in the skin, and therefore is used in cosmetics. Dehydration can cause many skin problems and therefore, it is recommended honey in her care.