Benefits of Multani Mitti also called Fullers Earth
1. Fights acne and pimples
2. Removes excess sebum and oil
3. Deeply cleanses skin removing dirt, sweat, and impurities
4. Evens out skin tone and brightens complexion
5. Treats tanning and pigmentation
6. Effective in treating sunburn, skin rashes and infections (multanimitti is an effective cooling agent)
7. Can be used in cold compresses to treat skin inflammation and insect bites
8. Facilitates blood circulation, leading to radiant, glowing skin
9. Fights and helps in keeping away blackheads/whiteheads, blemishes, freckles, pimple/acne spots
10. Have antiseptic properties
For Oily skin
Mix equal quantities of orange peel powder and multanimitti, blend the two together with the help of rosewater, apply on your face, let it dry and wash off.
For Dark Circles:
- To get rid of dark circles, simply take half a potato and grate it.
- Mix it with lemon juice, one teaspoon fresh cream and multanimitti.
- Use this paste on your eyes and leave for twenty minutes.
- Wash off and see a remarkable difference in your dark circles.
This good-for-all-skin-types face mask helps in removing dead skin and dirt off your face. All you need is one tablespoon of lime juice, brown sugar and sabudana and one teaspoon of multanimitti.
- Mix sabudana and lime juice and add in a pan, and let it thicken over a low flame.
- Keep stirring, then take off the gas and let it cool.
- Now, add sugar and multanimitti, mix well.
- Massage on your face avoiding eye area and leave it for 10 minutes.
- Take a soft towel or washcloth, dampen it in tepid water and clean your face.
- Finish by washing your face with cool water and applying a moisturizer.
- You can even use this as a body scrub.
Beyond Beautiful Skin:
- You can use multanimitti even to apply it on your hair for shiny, healthy locks.
- Take three tablespoons of multanimitti and mix it with an egg.
- To this, add amla juice, lemon juice and one tablespoon of beer, mix well.
- Apply on your hair, leave for about 20 minutes and shampoo.
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