Beauty Secrets of natural herbs that Every Woman must know

 

The environment we live in, the air we breathe, the water we drink and the food we drink, nothing is pure. We are so much surrounded by the chemicals that patching a few more on the name of skincare is fallacious. Also, as per Ayurveda, beauty comes from nature…

 

There is so much that our nature holds that we don’t need to go buy things from a cosmetic brand. Also, if you have ever noticed, almost all the skincare products are marketed on the name of some or the other natural ingredient. A product made for acne claims to be having neem, the one made for pigmentation will claim to have a lemon! Have you ever thought why not use these natural ingredients directly than falling prey to all these chemical products?

 

If you need a little help finding the right herbs for the right issue, keep reading! Here we are discussing, Beauty Secrets from natural herbs that Every Woman must know. The herbs that come with zero side effects and no fake claims. One thing we promise, you cannot regret using these ingredients for skincare.

 

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Beauty Secrets of natural herbs that Every Woman must know

 

Saffron

Saffron is like the gem of all natural herbs. It is a little costly as compared to others but its totally worth it. This secret herb is way better than all those expensive beauty hacks that do not even work. Saffron is widely known for removing skin tan; lighten the skin tone and also adding a natural glow to your skin.

For Suntan: Mix a few strands of saffron into full crème and blend it well. Apply the paste on the affected area and in just 2-3 applications the tan will go away.

Skin Brightening: take a few saffron strands, 3 tablespoons off milk and 1 teaspoon of sandalwood powder. Mix the ingredients well and apply like a face pack. Wash off after it dries out and you will see the visible glow from the first application.

As a toner: Toner is an essential part of the skincare routine. But you need not shell a lot of money on them. Just take pure rose water, add some saffron strands to the bottle and use it with a cotton ball.

 

uses of saffron for skin

Neem

Neem has very strong anti-bacterial properties. Every part of a neem tree is useful in one way or the other. From the neem stems to leaf each part can be used in various ways.

For skin: Powder the neem leaves and mix them with rose water to make a face pack. This face pack is the best remedy for acne and acne scars.

For Hair: Boil the neem leaves in water. Strain the water and use it to wash your hair. It will completely remove dandruff from your hair. Neem oil can also be used for hair massage. Going deep into the roots, neem oil helps to strengthen the roots and keep any kind of bacteria away from hair.

For teeth:  the neem stem was used by people in ancient India to brush their teeth in the morning. All benefits that we seek from methods like oil pulling and mouthwashes, neem can do it all alone. Just take a piece of it and chew it. It gives stronger gums and also helps fight bad breath.

 

honey skincare beauty tips

Honey

Now before we list any of the benefits of Honey, one thing that is essential is that it should be pure. Honey has antiseptic and hydrating properties. You can mix honey to your face packs with fuller’s earth or neem powder for that matter and it will add the required softness to your skin.

 

Turmeric

There is no Indian household that does not have turmeric. It is not only meant to add color and flavor to your food but has many other benefits.

For cracked heels: Add some haldi to a spoonful of coconut oil. Massage it well on the cracked heels and leave it as such. Apply the paste at night and the next morning it will be washed as you bathe. Heels will repair with consistent use.

Improves Skintone: Take 1 teaspoon of turmeric, one teaspoon of gram flour and 3 to 4 tablespoons of milk. Make a paste and apply on your face. Once the pack dries, remove it by scrubbing it gently on the face. It will act as a natural skin lightener and will clear your complexion.

 

tulsi use in skincare

Tulsi

Tulsi has enormous benefits. Having a tulsi plant in your house is like gifting yourself a natural beauty enhancer. Add 2 drops of tulsi juice to warm water in the morning and drink it. It is believed to cure diabetes and also gives a cleanse to your system. Acne can be treated with Tulsi. Make a paste by grinding tulsi leaves and mixing them with rose water and a little Multani mitti. Tulsi acts as a natural astringent and helps get rid of acne.

 

Other than the ones listed above, there are plenty of other herbs that are perfect for natural skincare. We will list them up in another blog. Stay tuned…

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