Maintaining a flawless skin is a dream for many people, men and women alike. Due to hectic lifestyle, pollution, stress and exposure to sun, our skin becomes dry and may look past our age.
Dark skin tone, dull skin, burn spots, dark spots are some of the common skin issues. To deal with these issues,women generally pick up expensive skin lightening creams and lotions, but these products may contain harmful chemicals. It is thus essential to look for natural remedies.
From ages Asian women have been known for their bright, fair, smooth and soft skin. The secret to their beautiful skin is now revealed. For their beauty regime, these women use rice powder.
Rice powder and rice water helps in getting in whiter skin tone and it also acts a toner. Read on to see how women from ages have been using this simple yet effective quick fix for a glowing skin:
Rice Powder Acts as a Sunscreen
Rice is a high source of Para Amino Benzoic Acid, which acts as a natural sunscreen. Rice also contains antioxidant which increases Vitamin C in our body. Additionally rice has an anti-inflammatory property which helps in soothing sun burns and healing of the skin.
Milk is a Natural Cleanser
To whiten your skin naturally, you will need to combine rice powder with milk. Milk acts a natural cleanser and the lactic acid properties of milk aids skin lightening.
Rice Powder and Milk Scrub
To lighten your skin complexion, make a scrub using rice powder and milk. Take one tablespoon of rice powder in a bowl and add one tablespoon of milk to it. Mix it well to make a smooth paste, make sure that the paste is not too thin.
Gently apply the scrub on your face and leave it for 20 to 30 minutes or till it completely dries. Once the scrub dries off, rinse it off with warm water and pat dry. You will notice a glow on your face and it has become soft and supple. Repeat it twice or thrice a week.
Works As Great Body Scrub
This rice powder and milk scrub can be used as body scrub to get a get a fairer and smoother skin texture. Apply the scrub all over your body and leave it on for 5 to 10 minutes and rise it well. Use this remedy once a week to get a flawless skin.