Recipes & Remedies DIY Honey-Lemon Mask Posted on 31st July 2016 1 min read 0 0 255 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr Ingredients: 1/2 a lemon (squeeze into a bowl) 2 tbsp of honey Mix it with a spoon until it is a liquid consistency. Apply it all over a clean face avoiding eye area. *Also make sure that your hair is pulled back away from your face as the mask is rather sticky. Leave on for 15-20 min and rinse off. Some Facts: Honey is a natural antibacterial and anti-inflammatory. It absorbs impurities from the pores and the skin. Ancient beauties used honey and milk on their skin regularly to keep their complexion looking young, radiant and smooth. You can use honey as a wash, toner or mask. And you can mix it with so many other ingredients depending on your needs (apples, pumpkin, papaya. yogurt). It’s quite versatile. Lemon brightens and exfoliates. It is great for acne prone skin, age and sun spots or uneven skin tone. It is also a natural source of vitamin C and rich in alpha hydroxy acids.