Sandalwood also called as chandan in hindi has so many benefits. It’s soothing cooling properties has made it play a vital role in enhancing skin’s beauty and texture. Apart from sandalwood’s use in the religious purpose. Sandalwood is used in so many of our traditional Indian ceremonies. It’s skin care benefits though are numerous and make it a great product to have with you. The most common use of sandalwood is using it as sandalwood face pack which is mixed with other ingredients to cure numerous skin problems like acne, irritation, rashes, redness, dullness, skin darkness, sun tan etc. So, If you have any of the skin related problem then sandalwood is at your rescue. We at Tips and Beauty bring these 10 face packs using sandalwood to get beautiful skin.
1. Sandalwood face pack with milk for bright skin
This face pack makes kin bright. Make a paste with 1 teaspoonful of sandalwood powder with some milk. Use this on the face and rinse when dried.
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2. Sandalwood face pack with honey for glow on the face
Mix one teaspoonful of sandalwood powder or paste with 1 teaspoonful of honey. Apply evenly on the face. Rinse off the ace with 20 minutes and see the glowing skin fast. Do you know honey also heals the dry patches on the skin in winters?
3. Sandalwood face pack with orange peel powder for oily skin
Orange peel powder curbs the oiliness so to prepare this excellent face pack mix some sandalwood with orange peel powder and some rose water.
4. Apple and Sandalwood face pack for fairness
An apple a day keeps the doctor away and this apple with sandalwood face pack will keep the dullness, darkness away. Mash some apple into a pulp and apply it on the face. Let it dry and wash after 15 minutes.
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5. Aloe vera and Sandalwood face pack for rashes
At times some rashes, redness or any other skin irritation can make you uncomfortable. This skin friendly homemade face pack will heal the skin and soothe it. Scoop a teaspoonful of aloe vera gel and add 1 teaspoonful of sandalwood. Your face pack is ready. Apply and wash after 20 minutes with normal water. Aloe vera gel is wonderful in healing the irritated skin and sandalwood soothes it.
6. Sandalwood face pack with turmeric, neem to clear pimples
Are pimples your primary concern and the only problem that makes you struggle with? Then this sandalwood face pack infused with turmeric powder will help clear skin of acne and pimples. Pimples are caused by bacteria so, this face pack with turmeric will remove pimples quickly from the face.
- Make a paste of 1 teaspoonful honey with 2-3 pinches of turmeric powder.
- Apply this and rinse with 20 minutes with tepid water.
Try to do these sandalwood face packs for fair skin consistently. Read these Natural Ayurvedic tips to get fair skin complexion.