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Guest Post: 5 Reasons Why Honey Will Make You Hotter

Sure, Cleopatra of Egypt made some mistakes (she wouldn’t have needed that asp if she hadn’t), but using honey in her legendary beauty regimen wasn’t one of them.  She’s remembered by green activists and beauty experts today as sinking into milk and honey baths to maintain her youthful complexion.  She’s not alone in the honey hall of fame: Madame du Barry, the infamous final mistress of Louis XV, used honey in a face mask as do many Chinese women who traditionally use honey and ground orange seeds to keep their skin free of blemishes.  Queen Anne of England purportedly used oil and honey in her hair to keep it thick and smooth.

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