The 3 Best Ways to Use Honey for Clear, Healthy & Glowing Skin

6 Materials
5 Minutes

Did you know that honey can help soother, moisturize, protect and heal your skin? Follow along as I show you some ways to combine honey with other superfoods to make face masks that will benefit your skin. You probably have all the necessary ingredients at home, so these masks shouldn’t cost you anything to make.

Disclaimer: When applied to the skin, turmeric can sometimes cause temporary staining, so please proceed with caution! You may wish to use slightly less turmeric than the recipe recommends.

Tools and materials:

  • Raw honey
  • Turmeric powder
  • Plain yogurt
  • Jojoba oil
  • Small bowl and spoon
  • Assorted glass jars for storing
Honey and turmeric mask recipe

1. Honey and turmeric mask

Combine 2 tablespoons of raw honey with ½ teaspoon of turmeric powder in a small bowl. Stir to combine.

This combination of honey and turmeric is great for healing, protecting, and clearing your skin.

Honey benefits for skin

Store it in a glass jar, and when ready to use, apply a thin layer on your clean face. Leave the mask on for 15 minutes. This mask can be kept in your refrigerator for 2 to 3 weeks.

Honey and yogurt mask recipe

2. Honey and yogurt mask

This mask will brighten, hydrate, smooth, and moisturize your skin.

Mix together 2 tablespoons of plain yogurt with 1 tablespoon of raw honey.

Mixing the honey and yogurt face mask

Apply the mask to your face and leave it on for 20 minutes. Then rinse the mask off.

Because this mask uses yogurt, you should make it fresh every time you are going to use it.

Honey and oil mask recipe

3. Honey and oil mask

This mask will promote healthy glowing skin.

Combine 4 tablespoons of Jojoba oil and 1 tablespoon of raw honey. 

Pouring the honey and oil mask into a small bottle

Use a funnel to pour the mixture into a small glass bottle with a dropper top.

How to use the honey and oil mask

To use this honey and oil mask, shake it to recombine and apply 2 to 3 drops to your skin. Leave it on for 30 minutes or overnight. This mask can be kept in your refrigerator for 2 to 3 weeks.

The best ways to use honey for skin

The best ways to use honey for skin

Go ahead – open up your jar of honey and start mixing. You can use these masks 2 to 3 times a week, depending on your skin type – but as with any skin care regimen, do a test patch first to make sure your skin isn’t allergic to any of the ingredients. Then witness all the benefits to your skin that these three honey face masks have to offer.

Leave a comment to let me know if you liked making and using these masks and which one you liked best.

Suggested materials:
  • Raw honey
  • Turmeric powder
  • Plain yogurt
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Join the conversation
  • Rakesh Rakesh on Sep 20, 2022

    Oh, no why I didn't try it as yet ?

    Shall definitely come back with my comments once I dance with these honey led face masks.

  • Gloria Meyer Gloria Meyer on Sep 27, 2022

    Have tried the honey and yogurt and works wonders