Fairness with besan / Skin glowing with besan

Gram flour is a staple in Indian kitchens and is a well-known traditional remedy for fighting skin conditions like blemishes, dark skin, lifeless, dull skin and pimples. It helps to balance the pH of the skin due to its alkaline nature, removes toxins and dirt, absorbs excess oils from the face without drying it out to regulate the moisture levels in the skin and keep it soft. It helps bleach the skin gently and lighten the complexion. It evens out your skin tone and imparts a radiant glow to help you get the radiant and glowing skin of your dreams.

Top best besan face packs for bright skin, lighter and glowing skin

Besan and lemon juice face pack

Beauty tips for fair skin

This face pack helps in removing the tan from your skin and can help in providing mild bleaching properties to help ensure that you get brighter skin. The pack helps to remove any dark patches from your skin and even out your complexion for a healthy glow to your face.


  • 2 tsp lemon juice
  • 3 tsp besan


  • Mix the ingredients together in a small bowl and use some water if the paste is too thick.
  • Apply the paste all over the neck and face
  • Allow it to dry completely
  • Use water to rinse it off

Besan and ghee face pack

This is an incredible face pack that can help in reducing the presence of dark patches on the neck and skin and help to moisturize the skin from within to help provide a healthy glow to your skin overall. The addition of ghee also helps to reduce acne scars to even out your complexion.


Fairness with baking soda

  • 1 tbsp ghee
  • 3 tbsp besan


  • Warm up the ghee on a flame and add it to the besan
  • Mix well to form a lump-free paste and apply on your skin.
  • Let it sit for about 20 minutes
  • Rinse off

Besan and orange peel face pack

Orange peel powder contains some mild acidic properties that can enhance the glow on your face. The acid can help tone the skin and exfoliate the face to provide natural astringent properties with the help of Vitamin C that helps firm up the skin and decrease pigmentation from the skin.


  • 2 tbsp besan
  • 1 tbsp orange peel powder
  • 1 tbsp orange juice


  • Mix the besan and orange peel powder and add the orange juice
  • Add some water if necessary
  • Apply on the neck and face
  • Let sit for about 20 minutes
  • Rinse off

Milk cream, lemon and besan pack

Fairness with almonds

This is one of the best face packs that can help to reduce skin pigmentation and brighten the skin tone with the help of mild exfoliation. The addition of milk cream helps to add moisture to the skin while the lemon juice helps to provide a slight bleaching action to enhance your skin tone.


  • 2 tbsp besan
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1 tsp milk cream


  • Mix together the ingredients to a smooth paste consistency
  • Apply onto cleansed and dry face and neck
  • Let it dry for 15-20 minutes
  • Wash off with water. Make sure the water is cold.

Besan and oatmeal face pack

This is one of the best gentle daily scrubs that you can use to cleanse dirt, dead cells and impurities from the skin gently to get smooth, clear and polished skin. You can use the scrub twice weekly for best results. The pack can be used for very much all skin types.


Fairness with beetroot

  • 1 tbsp besan
  • 1 tbsp oatmeal
  • 4 tbsp milk


  • Soak the oatmeal in the milk for 1 minute till it softens and add the besan
  • Apply it on the skin and use it to scrub in circular motions
  • Rinse off with water

Besan and almond pack

With the addition of vitamins and minerals to hydrate and nourish your skin, almonds help provide Vitamin E which helps to refresh and rejuvenate the skin around your eyes and help in reducing pigmentation and dark circles.

You will need:

  • 1 tbsp almond powder
  • 1 tsp besan
  • ½ tsp lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp milk


  • Add the almond and besan powder and mix well.
  • Add the wet ingredients and add more milk, if necessary to get a thick paste.
  • Apply onto face and neck and let sit for 15-20 minutes
  • Wash off and pat dry.