At the end of the week, we try to make time for ourselves, we treat ourselves to an ice cream or relax in the bathtub for a few extra minutes.
Be that as it may, we must not forget our skin, which has suffered during the week due to everyday make-up, so I leave you a home-made recipe with natural, simple, usual ingredients, which are not missing from every home and which super easy to prepare.
2 teaspoons of honey
1 teaspoon of olive oil
1 teaspoon of lemon juice
Method of preparation/use:
Mix all the ingredients in a porcelain/glass bowl, and with a spatula apply the preparation to the clean face and leave for 15-30 minutes, then rinse with warm water.
You can use this mask once a week.
It is recommended for all skin types!
Honey has anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial properties, it contains vitamins, minerals, enzymes, it can be used alone or together with lemon juice for skin with problems and acne tendencies.
Lemon has antioxidant properties, with a high content of vitamin C, helps to eliminate spots, especially post-acne ones.
Vitamin C, if ingested in the form of supplements, helps to form collagen and strengthen blood vessels.
Olive oil is rich in vitamin E, it has an antioxidant, anti-inflammatory role, it can be used for different hair masks or as such, it can be used all over the body for more intensive hydration, after bathing.
In some countries, olive oil is combined with other plants such as St. John's wort, for example, and can be used as an externally applied ointment for various conditions such as anxiety, acne, dermatitis, irritations of various types, rheumatic pain, etc.