Wednesday, November 11, 2015
THERAPEUTIC BENEFITS OF HONEY LOCUST
It is one of the best-known and grades sweet taste of honey due gentle floral twist.
Honey locust retains its liquid state for a long period of time because of the fructose content high.
Well known due to its therapeutic properties, this type of honey clean liver, adjusts intestinal transit and has anti-inflammatory effect for respiratory system. This type of honey is a great sweetener because it does not alter the taste or flavor drink anything.
Honey locust contains many vitamins especially vitamins B1,B2,B6 and B12, phytohormones , aromatic compounds , organic acids , flavonoids, dextrose and various nitrogen compounds.
In its composition we have sucrose and maltose in a proportion of 10% which is added glucose at a rate of 34.7%.
Acacia (locust)honey is used to treat the following:
digestive problems,neurosis,insomnia, stress, fatigue, coughs, stimulate appetite, improving heart and liver and increase the amount of hemoglobin in the blood.
Locust honey is ideal to treat coughs and colds as it has anti-septic effect.It is an excellent tonic for pregnant women, children and people recovering.
Locust honey is used to treat varicose leg ulcers,accelerates healing and prevents scars formation.
Under the action of honey becomes more elastic and firmer,diminishes wrinkles , skin gaining a fresh and bright aspect.
Therefore, it is indicated especially in dry skin care but not only.
Here , they are some masks with honey that you can make at home :
Facial scrub: Mix honey with crushed almonds and gently rub the skin with your fingers ,then remove with a lot of water.
Firming mask:Mix well a whisk a tablespoon of honey with egg white , one teaspoon glycerin and 1/4 cup of flour.Leave the mask on face for 15 minutes and rinse well with warm water.
Moisturizing lotion: Mix a teaspoon with one tablespoon of olive oil and 1.2 teaspoon of lemon juice.
Rinse with warm water after 15 minutes.