“Ancient Egyptians and Arabic women have used honey and propolis for medical purposes, but also in beauty.”
Honey is an extremely powerful ingredient that has proven its goodness and benefits for the skin, hair and health for more than 4000 years… It is one of nature’s most revered skin remedies, thanks to its antibacterial and antiseptic abilities, it can benefit oily and acne-prone skin. Honey is also a natural humectant, so it helps keep the skin moist but not oily, it also balances oil production and brightens skin tone. Honey also deeply cleanses, is exfoliating, soothing, anti-inflammatory. In addition, it hydrates and cares for the skin, revitalizes mature skin, prevents the appearance of pimples and relieves sunburn.
What about fine lines, ageing and wrinkles?
Honey contains hydrogen peroxide which is the star ingredient needed to eliminate spots and scars caused by acne and ageing.
When it comes to wrinkles, the fluffiness of honey helps to delay the signs of ageing and conceal wrinkles caused by age.
Due to its benefits, many luxury cosmetic brands created natural honey-based products.
Can I just choose any beauty product that contains honey?
When you think about honey and all the benefits that can bring to your skin, you might also think that you can just use any brand that has products containing honey. However, this is not simple! Some brands spent many years investigating to create some of the most effective anti-ageing and hydrating products that are highly effective, and this is what you really want!
It is as simple as buying honey in a supermarket. Not all kinds of honey are real or pure kind of honey, so here is where choosing a good beauty brand that you can trust, will help you see amazing results.
3 of the best cosmetic brands with the best bee products in the market.
- Hey Honey: Hey Honey is a new fast-growing brand that is challenging all the luxury and giants in the beauty industry. Created by Katerina Yoffe-Larden and Nisso Larden only a few years ago. Hey Honey was created for busy women who want to get great results by following only a few steps in their daily beauty routine. Inspired by Cleopatra and Nefertiti among others, then Hey Honey was created as the first and complete line infused with Honey & Bee Propolis, being also a cruelty-free brand. Hey Honey is also free from harmful chemicals and the results are simply top-level, effective and visible. It is definitely a brand to trust if you want to see great results.
- Guerlain: Guerlain is a French luxury cosmetics and skincare house, which is among the oldest in the world. Many traditional Guerlain skincare products are characterized by having years of research behind them. The house was founded in Paris in 1828 by Pierre-François Pascal Guerlain. Guerlain created Abeille Royale (Royal Bee) category skincare range that has some of the world’s most effective natural revitalizing and anti-ageing products. Guerlain Research has been working continuously with honey and royal jelly to create Abeille Royale: an award-winning skincare collection that scientifically proves their exceptional capacity to minimize the visible signs of ageing on the skin.
- Egyptian Magic: This is the cream that you can basically use for anything, including for your hair! Egyptian Magic was created in 1991, is a 100% natural cream made by following a proprietary process based on a formula that was created thousands of years ago in the land of the Pharaohs. Egyptian Magic is very popular among celebrities, the fashion industry, and it’s even used by doctors and hospitals.
Honey is an amazing ingredient that can do wonders for your skin…
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Samira is a Middle-Eastern beauty expert passionate about skincare and makeup. Samira lived in different Arabic countries and worked in some of the most prestigious beauty centres in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Doha. That is how Samira acquired most of her knowledge about beauty and the Arabic skincare rituals.