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Mix equal parts honey and olive oil, and then massage into clean, wet hair. Let sit for 30 minutes before shampooing and rinsing well.
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Rub a tablespoon of raw organic honey in the palm of your hand to warm it slightly. Gently massage into your face using a circular motion, and wash off with warm water and a washcloth.
Add a teaspoon of baking soda to the honey for a gentle scrub.
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Stir together a little honey with a pinch of brown sugar. Rub gently onto your lips to soften and exfoliate.
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Gently brush a small amount of honey onto a pimple to help reduce inflammation.
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Wash a minor burn with cold water, and then rub in a little honey. (Medicinal manuka honey is particularly effective for this use.)
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Take a spoonful or two of raw honey to soothe your throat during bouts of coughing. It’s been shown to be as effective as over-the-counter cough suppressants, particularly at nighttime.
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Honey can promote growth and help prevent disease when taking root cuttings. Mix one part raw honey to three parts boiling water. Let cool, and then dip the cuttings into the mixture before planting.
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Heat a cup of honey in a medium saucepan until it registers 300 degrees on a candy thermometer. Pour little circles over lollipop sticks on a greased Silpat or parchment paper. Let cool completely before serving.
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Mix two tablespoons honey of (for quick releasing energy), a tablespoon of backstrap molasses (for potassium), a tablespoon of brown rice syrup (for slow releasing energy), a teaspoon of cacao powder (for flavor), and a pinch of salt (for salt). Place the mix into a small baggie, and hit the road. Squeeze it out when you need a quick, easy-to-digest burst of energy.
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tir together a teaspoon of honey, a tablespoon of fresh lemon juice, a pinch of salt, and a cup of boiling water until everything is dissolved. Chill and drink during or after an intense workout.
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Add two or three tablespoons to a warm bath to moisturize your skin.