Hi everyone.. I have come up with the D.I.Y. series just because some products can be easily made at home without spending on them.
So today’s D.I.Y is a facial scrub. It contains all natural products that are 100 % natural, safe and edible as well..
Almond Turmeric Facial Scrub
Ingredients Required :
- 15-20 Almonds
- 2-3 spoons of Roasted Black Chick Pea (in case you want to make a fine textured one you can use Besan/ Chick Pea Flour)
- Turmeric powder (1 spoon)
- Neem Powder (1 & 1/2 spoon)
- Manjistha Powder (1 & 1/2 spoon)
- Rose Petals (1 & 1/2 spoon)
- Green Tea Leaves (optional) (1 spoon)
- Oats Flour (2 spoons)
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Almonds can benefit the complexion as they contains a good amount of vitamin E. Vitamin E is an antioxidant, which helps in preventing cell damage and also helps in preventing the damage caused by the sun’s rays. Almond milk is also rich in proteins and vitamins and helps hydrate and soften the skin.
Roasted Black chick peas is split with skin removed and ground to make ‘besan’ which is excellent for skincare and is often used in face packs to give you flawless glowing skin.
Turmeric is effective in the treatment of acne due to its antiseptic and antibacterial properties which fight pimples and breakouts to provide a youthful glow to your skin, help eliminate signs of aging, lighten stretch marks, remove skin tanning and pigmentation, can inhibit facial hair growth, removes Dead Cells.
Neem Powder reduces blackheads, whiteheads and large pores, helps reducing acne issues, Neem leaves have antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral properties and hence they are quite effective on skin infections. They also soothe irritation and reduce inflammation without drying the skin.
Manjistha Powder soothe and treat skin conditions such as acne, promotes the healing of skin tissue damaged by injury or infection, makes the complexion even and used to help lighten dark spots.
Rose Petals The natural oils present in rose helps to maintain moisture in the skin making your skin soft and glowing, Being a rich source of vitamin C, rose petals work as an excellent sunblock. They have cooling properties that can soothe your skin and protect the outer layer of your skin from sun damage.
Green tea improves your skin complexion and makes your skin healthy. It helps flush out toxins from the skin, heals blemishes and scars and reduces inflammation, improves the skin’s elasticity, It has anti-aging and antioxidant benefits that can help delay signs of skin aging, such as sagging skin, sun damage, age spots, fine lines and wrinkles, catechins in green tea are antibacterial agents that help fight acne-causing bacteria.
Oats are effective in fighting dull, flaky dryness. It acts as a natural moisturizer by removing the dead skin cells.It has anti-inflammatory properties and are suitable for all skin types. Oats are known for their skin lightening effects as well as improving the skin tone and texture. Oats contain natural cleansers called saponins that can remove dirt and oil from the pores without causing irritation. It leaves behind soft and silky skin and reduces pore size.
Containers : Use plastic or glass container and always scoop out the product with a clean and dry spatula.
Now its time to mix all the ingredients. Take almonds and roasted black chick pea in a grinder and make a grainy powder and add all the above mentioned ingredients & mix it well and store it in a container.
This facial scrub is perfect for all skin types. Shelf life is 6 months when scooped out with a spatula and stored away from moisture and sunlight.
For usage mix 1/2 spoon of facial scrub in water/milk and massage it for 3-5 minutes. It cleans the skin deeply and removes blackhead, whiteheads issues. With the regular usage it helps in lighting the skin tone as well.
Hope you all liked this easy D.I.Y? Do try out and let me know the results on your skin?Share your favorite Facial Scrub in the comment section.
Disclaimer : This is not a sponsored post. The product is a D.I.Y. Honest Reviews.