A flawless skin is not easy to achieve as stress, harsh weather, and hormonal imbalances cause acne and spots to appear on the face and skin.
If you have been looking around for natural and safe remedies to clear these conditions from your skin, you may want to consider using these cinnamon infused regimens and you will be shocked by the results.
Apart from being used as spices for culinary purposes; cinnamon is essential for medicinal and beauty purposes due to its anti-inflammatory and anti-ageing ingredient.
Below are simple ways you can incorporate the wonderful spice in your beauty regimen to get a glowing and flawless skin.
Cinnamon and honey for acne removal
The anti-inflammatory property of cinnamon combined with anti-microbial property of honey makes this combination great for acne removal. Mix 1 tablespoon of cinnamon powder with 2-3 teaspoon of honey to form a paste. Apply this mix on the face covering acne and pimples. Wash it off with lukewarm water after 10 minutes.
Cinnamon and banana mask for nourished skin
A face mask made of cinnamon and banana can nourish the skin adding a glow to it. Mash up 1 ripe banana and add 1 teaspoon of cinnamon powder to it. Mix to a pulp. You can also add 2-3 drops of honey to it. Apply this mixture as face mask and let it dry for 10 minutes. Wash off to reveal soft skin.
Cinnamon and olive oil for anti-ageing
The combination helps reduce fine lines and is especially good if you have dry skin. In 2 tablespoon of extra virgin olive oil add half a teaspoon of cinnamon powder. Mix well and apply all over the face and neck. After 7-8 minutes, massage your face gently allowing the oil to penetrate the skin. Wipe off with a clean, damp cloth.