As per the ancient remedies, that has been followed by the great Vedic Gyanis, using Ayurvedic ingredients for treating your skin is the best thing that you can do for it. Natural herbs, flowers, veggies or many more such things come under Ayurveda, that can easily remove impurities from your skin, leaving it glowing and healthy at last.
Flowers like roses, jasmine, marigold and hibiscus are great for using in beauty regimes, for they contain vitamins A, D and E.
Take 3-4 flowers and grind them with milk and honey, forming a smooth paste. Apply that paste on your skin and let it sit for the next 20 minutes. Wash off using lukewarm water.
2. Aloe Vera
This wonder herb does it all, from the hydrating skin to treating pimples and acne to removing suntan from your skin. Aloe Vera is known to the magical plant that has all the skin improving properties.
Peel off a freshly plucked aloe vera leaf and remove the gel from it in a bowl. Now add honey and lemon into the aloe gel and make a smooth paste of it. Apply this paste on your skin and let it stay on for 20 minutes. Wash off with normal water and follow up with applying ice.
Sandalwood is a great ingredient that helps fight off the aging sign and reduce dark spots from your skin. It effectively lightens your skin tone and fights various skin infections.
Take a spoonful of sandalwood powder and powdered almonds each and mix one or two spoonsful of milk to form a paste. Apply it on your face and neck and let it work its magic for a few minutes before washing it off.
4. Essential Oil
Lavender, sesame, rose and jasmine oil are the best to use for beauty treatments, as they are enriched with natural properties like antibacterial and antifungal.
Take one tablespoon of an essential oil of your choice and mix it with one egg yolk & honey. Apply this paste on your face and neck evenly and leave it on for 15minutes. Rinse off using lukewarm water to get a glowing and fairer skin.
5. Honey & Lemon
The antibacterial and antiseptic properties of both lemon and honey are marvelous for getting a glowing and healthy skin in just a few minutes. The regular use of these two combined together will eventually lighten your skin tone and reduce those stubborn blemishes.
Apply a mixture of lemon and honey on your face and if you want you can add a few drops of almond oil in it as well. Leave it on for 20 minutes and wash off with plain water afterwards.
6. Turmeric & Besan
The most commonly used ingredients for treating skin problems or adding a glow to your skin are turmeric and Besan.
All you need is to mix 2 tablespoons of besan and a ¼ teaspoon of haldi in a bowl together, using milk or cream to smoothen it into a paste. Now evenly apply the paste on face and neck and let it sit for 20 minutes. Wash off with normal water to get a glowing and replenished skin.
7. Neem, Turmeric & Tulsi
Neem, tulsi and turmeric are all replete with amazing medicinal properties and are great for using in beauty treatments too. They help lighten the skin pigmentation and removes any early aging signs.
Take a handful of fresh tulsi and neem leaves and wash them thoroughly. Now grind them along with turmeric in it and form a smooth paste of the three. Apply the mixture evenly on your face and let it dry naturally. Rinse off gently with plain water.
8. Multani Mitti &Tomato
Tomatoes are natural sunscreen that not only protects your skin from sun but also removes tanning as well. Multani mitti soothes your skin, preventing it from acnes and blemishes.
Mix multani mitti with a puree of two tomatoes to form a smooth paste. Now, apply this paste on your face and neck. Leave it on for 20 minutes and wash off using cold water later.
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