Northern Michigan Skin Care: Raw pure honey is antiseptic, antimicrobial, an antioxidant and has amazing cleansing health benefits for our skin. Raw pure honey aids in drying up oily skin, pimples, repairing acne sores and offers moisturizing anti-aging benefits.
The below skin care regiment and raw honey skin care recipes were created using locally sourced ingredients. Sourcing sustainable ingredients from your community eliminates environmental shipping damages and supports our farmers by keeping your money local. As consumers, we reap the benefits of good health by creating fresh and natural skin care products made without preservatives.
The raw honey skin care recipes feature Food for Thought raw wild star thistle honey, Eden Food’s organic apple cider vinegar (and other organic natural products) and Leelanau Lavender Breezes’ pure lavender essential oil, hydrosol and lavender buds. apple cider vinegar promotes blood circulation, is antiseptic and regulates the pH of your skin. lavender essential oil is antiseptic, antibacterial, balances the pH of the skin and encourages new skin cell growth when treating acne, wrinkles or psoriasis.
Raw Honey Skin Care Regimen
Cleanse with the raw honey face wash once in the morning and once in the evening. tone with the raw honey pH balancing toner once in the morning after you wash your face. moisturize with your custom raw honey face lotion in the evening if needed daily or every other day. Feel free to use the raw honey pH balancing steam treatment once a week followed by the pH balancing toner and raw honey face lotion. The raw honey pH balancing mask may be used once a week or once ever two weeks followed by the pH balancing toner and raw honey face lotion.
Disclaimer: by choosing to use the above raw honey skin care recipes, you accept that using any of the raw honey skin care recipes is at your sole risk. the intentional minimalist will not be held responsible for damages of any kind with respect to using any of the raw honey skin care recipes.
Food for Thought raw wild star thistle honey Eden Food’s organic apple cider vinegar
Eden Food’s organic oat flakes OR Eden Food’s organic quinoa flakes
Leelanau Lavender Breezes’ pure lavender essential oil
Use a mortar and pestle to blend two tablespoons oatmeal or quinoa flakes into powder. add two tablespoons honey to jar, oatmeal/quinoa powder, one half teaspoon vinegar, two drops essential oil and mix well. apply to face/neck, massage in circular motions and leave on skin for ten to fifteen minutes. rinse off with cool water. notes: use quinoa flakes for sensitive skin or for gluten allergies.