How honey can serve as an all-rounder for beautiful skin Kritika Ponia April 26, 2016 Beauty Honey has been around since time immemorial and its health and beauty benefits have astounded many. It has been used by some of the most beautiful women in history to beautify their skin and maintain its glow. If you know how incredibly beneficial it can be for your skin, you will fall in love with it for good. Here’s how you can use honey in your skin care routine to transform your skin: Honey, being naturally antibacterial, is great for prevention and treatment of acne. Dab some on your pesky zits before going to bed and you will never touch the drying over the counter pimple creams. For an extra boost, you can mix honey with tea tree oil and apply. Honey is rich in anti-oxidants and therefore helps greatly in slowing down skin aging. Mash a ripe banana and combine it with raw honey. Use this mask on your face to combat fine lines and other signs of aging and achieve a youthful glow. Honey is a natural humectant. It is extremely moisturizing and soothing to the skin. To do away with your winter skin woes, mix honey and milk with your bath water and soak yourself in the goodness. Your skin will feel softer than ever before. Honey has skin clarifying agents too! Apply a thin layer of raw honey to slightly damp skin in circular motions and unclog your pores while rendering them, rich moisture. There you go! Gift yourself a jar of raw honey and bid goodbye to skin woes. Here’s to beautiful, glowing skin.