Besan/gram flour face packs for glowing & fair skin

Your skin loses the natural glow because of the pollution and busy schedule. Gram Flour is the best remedy for restoring the glow and brightening the skin because of its alkalizing nature. It also removes zit, tan and dead skin. Besides this it prevents acne, pimples and dark spots. So why spend so much on those costly market products when this kitchen ingredient can help fight against many skin troubles.

Try these packs and say goodbye to skin problems.

20Gram flour face pack

Tips to get instant fairness

Are you tired of oily skin? If yes, this is a perfect solution because it helps to remove excess oil from the pores.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons of gram flour
  • Few drops of rosewater

Directions

  • Mix gram flour with rosewater.
  • Apply it on the face and neck. Leave it for 15 minutes so that it dries.
  • Rinse with lukewarm water.
  • You can also add curd to the paste.

19Gram flour and banana mask

Oatmeal face packs for fairness

It nourishes the skin and moisturizes it. It also boosts the elastin and collagen production which certainly helps to minimize scars and wrinkles.

Ingredients

  • 3-4 ripe bananas
  • 2 teaspoons of gram flour
  • Rosewater or milk

Directions

  • Mash the bananas and add gram flour and rosewater to adjust the consistency of the paste.
  • Besides rosewater, you can also use milk.
  • Apply this paste on the skin and let it dry for 15-20 minutes.
  • Rinse with lukewarm water.
  • Repeat it 1-2 times a week.

18Gram flour and egg white mask

Orange peel face packs for glowing face

It helps to unclog and tighten the pores due to the enzymes present in the egg white which reduces fine lines and wrinkles.

Ingredients

  • 1 egg white
  • 2 teaspoons of gram flour
  • ½ tablespoon of honey

Directions

  • Whisk the egg and add gram flour and honey in it.
  • Apply this on the face.
  • After 10-15 minutes, rinse it.
  • Repeat once in 4-5 days.

17Gram flour and green tea mask

Potato face packs for fairness

It repairs the damaged skin and fights against dullness.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons of gram flour
  • 1 green tea bag
  • 1 cup of hot water

Directions

  • Dip the green tea bag in hot water for few minutes.
  • Remove the tea bag and let the water cool down.
  • Add this water to gram flour so that a paste is formed.
  • Apply it on the face.
  • After 15 minutes, rinse with water.
  • Repeat twice a week.

16Gram flour and neem mask

Tomato face packs for glowing skin

This mask improves the skin texture. It also reduces acne and is best for acne prone oily skin.

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon of dried neem powder
  • 1 tablespoon of gram flour
  • 1 tablespoon of yogurt

Directions

  • Mix gram flour, neem powder and yogurt to form a paste.
  • You can use rosewater or plain water rather than yogurt.
  • Apply it on the face.
  • After 10-15 minutes, rinse with water.
  • Repeat it twice a week.

15Gram flour and potato face pack

Rose face packs for fairness

I personally use this face pack for skin brightening and getting rid of dark circles, dark spots and tan. It also treats the dry skin and subsides the redness.

Ingredients

  • 2 teaspoons of gram flour
  • 1 small potato

Directions

  • Grate the potato and extract juice from it.
  • Add gram flour in it and mix well so that smooth paste is formed.
  • Apply it on the skin.
  • After 15 minutes, rinse with water.
  • Use it 2-3 times a week.

14Gram flour and Aloe Vera mask

Skin whitening face packs

It soothes the skin because of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants present in it. It also helps to remove tan, sunburn, dark spots and pigmentation.

Ingredients

  • 1 teaspoon of gram flour
  • 1 teaspoon of aloe vera gel

Directions

  • Mix gram flour with aloe vera gel to form a paste.
  • Apply it on the affected areas and let it dry.
  • After 10 minutes, rinse with water.
  • Use it 2-3 times a week.

13Gram flour and multani mitti (Fuller’s earth) mask

Fairness with gram flour

It works as a natural scrub to remove dead skin, blackheads and dirt residues. The pores become clean because it removes the excess oil.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons of Multani Mitti
  • 1 teaspoon of gram flour
  • Rosewater

Directions

  • Mix Multani mitti, gram flour and rosewater to form a paste.
  • I usually prefer to use rosewater instead of plain water.
  • Mix well so that lumps are not formed.
  • Apply it on the face.
  • After 15 minutes, rinse with water.

12Gram flour and rosewater mask

Fairness with glycerin

It works as a natural toner and also refreshes the dull skin. It restores the oil balance of skin.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons of gram flour
  • 2-3 tablespoons of rosewater

Directions

  • Mix gram flour and rosewater.
  • Apply it on the face.
  • After 20 minutes, rinse it by scrubbing in circular motion.
  • I usually apply moisturizer after washing it because my skin tends to get dry.
  • Repeat this twice a week.

11Gram flour and baking soda face pack

Fairness with egg white

It is perfect for oily skin because it controls the oil production. It also kills the acne bacteria.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoon of gram flour
  • 2 teaspoon of baking soda
  • ¼ cup of water
  • A pinch of turmeric

Directions

  • Mix gram flour, baking soda, turmeric and water to form a paste.
  • Apply it on the affected areas.
  • After 10 minutes, rinse with water.
  • Repeat this 1-2 times a week.

10Gram flour and oatmeal mask

Fairness with coffee

This face pack is best for dealing with dry and oily skin and gives glow to the skin.

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon of gram flour
  • 1 tablespoon of oatmeal
  • Milk

Directions

  • Mix gram flour, oatmeal and milk.
  • Apply it on the face.
  • After 15 minutes, rinse with lukewarm water.
  • Repeat this 1-2 times a week.

9Gram flour and sandalwood mask

Fairness with carrot

It is the best solution for acne problem and makes the skin glow.

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon of gram flour
  • 1 teaspoon of sandalwood powder
  • 1-2 tablespoons of rosewater
  • A pinch of turmeric

Directions

  • Mix all the ingredients to form a smooth paste.
  • Apply it evenly on the skin and let it dry.
  • After 20 minutes rinse with water.
  • Repeat it 1-2 times a week.

8Gram flour and cucumber

Fairness with Vitamin C

It cools the skin, hydrates it and lightens the complexion. It also tightens the skin and reduces wrinkles.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons of gram flour
  • 2 tablespoons of cucumber juice
  • Few drops of lemon

Directions

  • Mix gram flour, cucumber juice and few drops of lemon.
  • Apply it on the face.
  • After 20 minutes, rinse with cool water.
  • Repeat it twice a week.

7Gram flour and lemon face pack

Fairness with turmeric

This pack is excellent for lightening the skin tone because of the bleaching properties of lemon. It also firms the skin and removes tanning.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons of gram flour
  • ½ teaspoon of lemon juice
  • Pinch of turmeric
  • Few drops of rosewater

Directions

  • Mix all the ingredients well so lumps are not formed.
  • Apply it on the face.
  • After 20 minutes, rinse with water.
  • Apply a moisturizer because it dries the skin.
  • Repeat twice a week.

6Gram flour and almond mask

Fairness with tomato

It restores the natural glow of the skin and works as a natural bleach to reduce dark circles and pigmentation. It also hydrates the skin.

Ingredients

  • 4 almonds
  • 1 teaspoon of gram flour
  • 1 tablespoon of milk
  • ½ teaspoon of lemon juice

Directions

  • Grind almonds to form powder.
  • Mix it with gram flour, milk and lemon juice so that smooth paste is formed.
  • Apply it on the face.
  • After 15-20 minutes, rinse with cold water.
  • Repeat in 1-2 times a week.

5Gram flour and yogurt mask

Fairness with sandalwood

Yogurt works as a cleanser and a moisturizer because of the natural oils present in it. This face pack acts as a natural exfoliator to remove dead skin and improves skin complexion.

Ingredients

  • 1 spoon of gram flour
  • 1 cup of yogurt

Directions

  • Add gram flour in the yogurt and mix well to form a paste.
  • Apply it on the face and leave it for few minutes so the skin absorbs the nutrients.
  • After 15 minutes, rinse with water.
  • Repeat twice a week.

4Gram flour and fenugreek face pack

Fairness with saffron

It is another good scrub which certainly removes blackheads and whiteheads completely.

Ingredients

  • Handful of fenugreek seeds
  • 2 tablespoon of gram flour
  • 1 teaspoon of lemon juice

Directions

  • Soak fenugreek seeds overnight and grind them.
  • Mix gram flour and lemon juice in it to form a paste.
  • Apply it on the face.
  • After sometime, rinse with water.

3Gram flour and tomato mask

Fairness with rose

It is suitable for de-tanning and skin lightening. It removes blemishes, dark spots and pigmentation. It also tightens the skin and removes wrinkles and fine lines.

Ingredients

  • 1 ripe tomato
  • 1 tablespoon of lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon of gram flour

Directions

  • Take pulp from the ripe tomato and mix with gram flour and lemon.
  • Apply it on the face.
  • After 20 minutes, rinse with water.
  • Repeat it 2-3 times a week.

2Gram flour and orange-peel mask

Fairness with potato

This is suitable for oily skin because it controls the oil production.

Ingredients

  • ½ spoon of orange peel powder
  • Milk
  • Pinch of turmeric
  • 1 tablespoon of gram flour
  • 1 tablespoon of honey

Directions

  • Mix orange peel powder, turmeric, gram flour, honey and milk.
  • Apply it on the skin.
  • After 20 minutes, rinse with water.
  • Repeat 2-3 times a week.

1Gram flour, papaya and orange juice mask

Fairness with orange peel powder

This mask is used to even the skin tone by removing the tan.

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon of gram flour
  • 4-5 papaya pieces
  • Orange juice

Directions

  • Mash papaya pieces and add gram flour and orange juice.
  • Apply the mixture on the face.
  • After 10 minutes, rinse with water.
  • Repeat it once a week.