Multani Mitti has powerful skin nourishing properties. simple homemade masks can help you save money and get instant results being home.
Fights acne and pimples
Removes excess sebum and oil
Deep cleanses skin removing dirt, sweat and impurities
Evens out skin tone and brightens complexion
Treats tanning and pigmentation
Effective in treating sunburn, skin rashes and infections (multani mitti is an effective cooling agent)
Can be used in cold compresses to treat skin inflammation and insect bites
Facilitates blood circulation, leading to radiant, glowing skin
Fights and helps in keeping away blackheads/whiteheads, blemishes, freckles, pimple/acne spots
It has antiseptic properties
How can we use Multani Mitti!
For oily skin: Mix equal quantities of orange peel powder and multani mitti, blend the two together with the help of rosewater, apply on your face, let it dry and wash off. using the pack twice a month will help keep excess oil off your face and acne/pimple breakouts in control.
For Dark Circles:. To get rid of dark circles, simply take half a potato and grate it. Mix it with lemon juice, one teaspoon fresh cream and multani mitti. Use this paste on your eyes and leave for twenty minutes. Wash off and see a remarkable difference in your dark circles.
Scrub & Exfoliate! If you want to exfoliate your skin, there’s nothing better than teaming orange peel, sandalwood powder and multani mitti. You can even add gram flour and basil to the paste and use it for deep cleaning your skin.
Deep Exfoliating Face Mask
This good-for-all-skin-types face mask helps in removing dead skin and dirt off your face. All you need is one tablespoon of lime juice, brown sugar and sabudana and one teaspoon of multani mitti.
Directions: Mix sabudana and lime juice and add in a pan, and let it thicken over a low flame. Keep stirring, then take off the gas and let it cool. Now, add sugar and multani mitti, mix well. Massage on your face avoiding eye area and leave it for 10 minutes.
Take a soft towel or washcloth, dampen it in tepid water and clean your face. Finish by washing your face with cool water and applying a moisturizer. You can even use this as a body scrub.
Beyond Beautiful Skin: You can use multani mitti even to apply it on your hair for shiny, healthy locks. Take three tablespoons of multani mitti and mix it with an egg. To this, add amla juice, lemon juice and one tablespoon of beer, mix well. Apply on your hair, leave for about 20 minutes and shampoo.
Note: Always store fuller’s earth away from extreme temperature and moisture, stored in an air-tight container.