Honey is palatable and sweet. It not only adds the tang to the boring breakfast but has got many advantages. It can treat diabetes, assist in weight loss, makes your skin beautiful and glowing and has got other health benefits too.
Read on to the story to know how this sweet liquid is helpful for eyes.
1. Cures eye ailments and heals eye infection.
To deal with eye troubles such as murkiness of the cornea, cataract (initial stage), fresh and untreated honey is an ideal remedy.
To get rid of eye infections, apply honey and water solution on your eyes with the help of cotton ball. To prepare the solution, mix honey and warm water in equal quantities.
2. Rejuvenate tired eyes and reduce puffiness of eyes.
Feel worn-out after long tiring day? Just apply honey over closed eyelids and after 30 minutes wash it with cold water. You’ll feel better.
Dryness is the condition when the eyes are not able to produce tears required for its lubrication. It leads to itchy eyes, reddening of eyes and partial vision.
To treat this condition, prepare an eye wash with the help of honey and warm water and wash your eyes with this every alternate day before sleeping.
4. Prevents macular degeneration.
As we grow old, the vision gets weaker and this partial vision is associated with macular degeneration. It can be prevented with the help of honey. Usage of honey on eyes on a regular basis keeps your eye muscles healthy and strong.
5. Shield eyes from glaucoma.
Glaucoma is a state where the front part of eyes is filled with fluid which can permanently damage the optic nerves leading to vision loss.
Using honey as an eye drop regularly can reduce the chances of this disease by 50%.
6. Honey keeps vision unimpaired.
Honey along with antioxidant properties is rich in vitamins and minerals like zinc. For the proper functioning of optical nerves, an adequate amount of zinc is required. Therefore, using honey regularly can help you to keep your vision intact.
8. It reduces eye wrinkles and treats aching eyes.
Apply honey on closed eyes and let it sit there for 15 minutes and then wash it with cold water. It will help in reducing eye wrinkles. Also, consuming honey every day can help in treating sore eyes and wrinkles.
Make sure that the honey you use is not acidic.
And if you have any previous allergy and other bee related sensitivity, avoid using honey as it can cause infection and temporary loss of vision.