Milk cream also known as Malai in Hindi, is thick creamy and hence used in lot of skin care products especially formulated for dry skin to give extra moisture boost. Milk cream is loaded with minerals and lactic acid which enhances the complexion, makes the dry and rough skin smoother, deeply nourish the skin and also improves the skin texture. Malai or milk cream benefits for dry skin are known for beauty and therefore has been used in beauty rituals since ages. Here we will share some face packs and mask with milk cream, and one thing is for sure, you get glowing skin. Before starting let us tell you that milk cream face packs are not for oily combination skin since they are high on fats, so can block the pores.
Milk cream face packs for dry skin
1. Milk cream face pack for fairness
Put one teaspoonful of milk cream and add 3 pinches of turmeric powder in it. Mix it well and apply it over your clean face. It feels very moisturizing when the skin is dry and scaly especially in the dry winter season. Wash this malai face pack the next day so that it can work on the face overnight to lighten the skin tone. This can be done every day for very dry skin. soon the skin will become glowy and fair.
2. Milk cream face pack with lime juice
Milk cream with lemon juice pack is ideal for people who have dark spots on dry skin. The presence of lemon juice in it makes the spots go away and malai will help refresh the dull looking skin. Take malai in a small spoon and add 4-5 drops of lemon juice. Apply on the face and wash in the next morning. This can be tried by makes as well to get beautiful flawless skin.
3. Oatmeal and milk cream face packs or exfoliation
Those of us who have sensitive skin, find exfoliation with abrasive exfoliants and facial scrubs, they can use this oatmeal and milk cream face pack. This pack mildly exfoliates the outer dead flaky skin and rejuvenates the dull skin. This does double duty as it scrubs the dead skin and hydrates the newer skin hence great for dry skin. This milk cream face pack can be prepared with 2 teaspoonful of oatmeal and some malai to soften the oats. Once they are softer apply that on the face and after 20 minutes scrub it off.
4. Milk cream face pack with banana pulp for glow
Another face pack with milk cream that is best suited for dry skin which also adds a glow is this pack.
5. Gram flour and milk cream face pack
This pack using malai targets the dull dry skin which needs a brighter looking skin. Mix one teaspoonful of both milk cream and gram flour. Add 2-3 strands of saffron as well. Apply it on the skin and wash off.
6. Milk cream face pack with wheat bran for exfoliation
This is another milk cream face pack which also scrubs offs the old dead skin. Take one teaspoonful of malai and half part of wheat bran. Mix and apply on the face. After 15 minutes, gently scrub off the pack of the face and notice the smoother softer skin. This can also be used by the oily skin but with milk not milk cream.
7. Glowing skin pack with Rose petal and milk cream
Rose petals give a natural pinky glow on the face. Roses are used in so many beauty products. This malai face pack infused with the extracts of rose petals will make your skin glowing and radiant. Take some crush rose petal paste and put equal part of malai and mix. Use on the face to apply as a layer and let it dry for 20 minutes. Wash the face with normal water.
Benefits of (Malai) milk cream face packs
- These malai packs are good for dry skin and heals the rough patches and dryness.
- These packs also improves the skin texture and makes skin smoother.
- Lactic acid in malai fades the darkness and pigmentation.
Malal or milk cream face packs are worth trying and putting efforts when you are struggling with dry patchy, rough skin. Share some face packs that you love to try for your dry skin.