Five Homemade Treatments for Soft Skin

By on April 6, 2013
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Honey and cucumber toner

Ingredients:

2 cucumbers (peeled)

1 tablespoon honey

Directions:

1. Puree both cucumbers in a blender.

2. Pour the cucumber puree into a strainer and press to collect the cucumber juice.

3. Combine the honey with the cucumber juice and stir.

4. Apply the mixture to your face with your fingertips

5. Rinse after 20 minutes.

Why this is effective:

Honey is known as a humectant, which means it naturally attracts and retains moisture. The golden liquid can also be used to treat wounds and burns. Cucumber is cooling, hydrating, and known to reduce swelling and puffiness.

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Dina Spector
Dina Spector
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Dina Spector is a writer based in New York City. You can follow her on Twitter @DinaSpector.
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