Fuller’s earth (commonly known as Multani mitti) is hugely popular due to its beneficial effects for healthy skin care. Its natural antiseptic properties help you cleanse and revitalize the skin cells. Plus, it is also favorable for promoting the improved blood circulation. The fuller’s earth has an excellent absorbing ability, which makes it very effectual for treating oily skin and acne conditions. Apart the above-mentioned properties, it helps in tightening the pores and reducing the fine lines naturally.
This amazing clay is full of beneficial minerals like magnesia, alumina, calcium oxide, silica and iron oxide. The fuller’s earth is widely used in many cosmetic and homemade skin care products. If you also want to try the wonders of ‘multani mitti’ try the following recipes.
- As the summer is knocking the door, every one is looking for the summer skin care recipes. An excellent skin care mask can be prepared by combining fuller’s earth, mint powder and plain yogurt. Take fuller’s earth and mint powder in equal quantities and mix both ingredients in one tbsp. of yogurt. Leave the mixture for about half hour and then apply it on your face and neck. Let the mask stay on your skin for 20 minutes and then rinse off. This remedy is very effective for healing blackheads, sunburn and skin patches. For best results, use thus treatment twice or thrice a week.
- Make a paste of fuller’s earth by combining it with rose water. Apply it on facial skin for 10-15 minutes and then wash off. This facial mask is highly advantageous for curing pimples, blemishes and acne.
- Having a fair complexion and problem-free skin is the natural and common desire of every girl. The mask of fuller’s earth and sandalwood powder can assist you in this regard. For preparing this face pack, combine fuller’s earth and sandalwood powder in the tomato and lime juice. Apply it for few minutes to get fair and blemish-free skin.
- If you are worried due to acne scars, apply a mixture of neem leaves, fuller’s earth and water on your facial skin. Let the mask dry and then rinse it off. Continue this treatment for at least two weeks to get noticeable results.