Tired of using Photoshop on all your pictures to hide those acne marks? Want to get that Kareena Kapoor like glow? Exhausted of that dull and lifeless face staring at you in the mirror? Agitated with your regular and pointless visits to your parlor aunty? Gone are those scary and tiring days when you would mop up your face with every sort of beauty cream you’ve heard of. Your best friend was right under your nose and you failed to notice its amazing qualities to help you get that flawless skin you’ve been dreaming of. This magical ingredient is none other than the easily available milk in your kitchen. You ask, why milk? Because of its high amount of vitamin A and vitamin B3. Here is how it will help you.
Make way for glowy, milky and luminous skin!
Multani mitti and milk
You’ve all heard about this face pack most probably from your grandma. Yes, she was right. This age-old method will bring back that glow you’ve parted ways with for quite some time now. Add 4 tablespoons of fresh thick milk to two tablespoons of multani mitti and apply it evenly all over your face, wait for it to dry and wash it off. You can use this face pack three times a week for best results.
Cucumber and milk
This is the best combination to work wonders on your damaged skin. High levels of pollution, excessive stress, anxiety has robbed you of your glowing skin. Worry not. Cucumber will help to soothe your itchy and dry skin, giving it the boost it needs. Milk will help you to get that soft, smooth and radiant skin. Make a paste of cucumber. Peel its skin and grind some cubes of it. Combine one tablespoon of this paste with one tablespoon of milk and half a tablespoon of lemon juice. Apply this paste and keep it for 20 minutes. Wash and enjoy.
Honey and milk
Haven’t we all heard about the never-ending qualities of honey on our skin? It is because of its antibacterial and anti-fungal properties that will stop the infections and repair your skin. Mix two tablespoons of honey with one tablespoon of milk. Add a few drops of lemon juice. Apply it all over your face and keep it for 20 minutes. Rinse it off with cold water. For that unfaltering glow apply it on a regular basis.
Gram flour and milk
This combination was made in heaven and was sent to mankind to work wonders on your lifeless and boring skin. Gram flour will lighten your skin and bring back that lost glow. Combine two tablespoons of gram flour with two tablespoons of milk and turmeric powder (a pinch). Apply it on the face and wait till it is dried before you wash it off. A word of caution doesn’t put too much of turmeric if you don’t wish to look like the yellow traffic light.
Saffron and milk
Calm down. Costly as it is this face pack is totally worth all the money you’ll be spending on saffron. Soak a few strands of saffron in two tablespoons of milk for a few hours. Soak a cotton ball into this and apply it all over your face and neck. Leave it on for a few minutes and then wash it off with cold water.
Rose petals and milk
Can’t help but dream about that rosy glow on your face? It will do more than enhancing your glow. It will prevent all the skin related sorrows you were having. Read how you’ll get it. Heat up some milk in low flame and add the rose petals which you’ve to wash before adding. Keep it for a few minutes and remove it from the flame. Crush those petals once you’ve set it aside from the high flame and let it cool in a refrigerator for about two to three hours before you use it on a daily basis.
Almonds and milk
Need flawless and intimidating glow? The solution is right here. You’ll be mesmerized after you use this face pack. Almonds will fight those stubborn acne marks that shattered your confidence and bring back the long-lost radiance to your skin. Soak a few almonds in milk overnight and make a paste of it in the morning. Apply this paste on a regular basis for 15 to 20 minutes every day.
Papaya and milk
Papaya will help you reduce skin pigmentation. Wash your face or use some steam to clean your face. Grind some pieces of raw papaya with half a cup of milk and apply this paste all over your face and neck. Keep it for a good 25 minutes and wash it off with cold water.
Sandalwood and milk
This list is never going to be complete if you don’t add sandalwood. Sandalwood is an age old component famous for its healing powers. It will cure those rashes right away, erasing those dark spots and sun burn. Combine 3 tablespoons of thick milk with two tablespoons of sandalwood powder and make a paste. Apply it evenly all over your face and wash it off after 25 minutes for that beautiful glow you deserve.
These are a few magical, proven and easy ways to carve your way to that soft, supple, glowing skin you have been day dreaming of.