Radiant and glowing skin is often something we women can only dream of having. The outside environment, polluted air, dirt, grime, dust and whatnot can wreak havoc on your skin, making its natural glow disappear in the process. While there may be abundant external factors that can take a toll on your skin, there are also just as many solutions to this problem. And one unique ingredient that truly can work wonders on your skin is the masoor dal.
Readily available in every Indian household, this dal is rich in protein and can help your digestion process. But what's even more impressive is that it has just as many benefits for your skin. So, all you need to do is mash it up into a face pack and mix it with other ingredients of your choice for a custom-made mask and your skin will be radiant like never before. Here are some packs you can try out.
Masoor dal pack for skin brightening: Soak 50grams of masoor dal overnight in some water. Grind it into a fine paste and add 1 tsp milk and 1tsp almond oil to it. Mix these ingredients well and apply the paste to your face. Let it sit for 20 minutes before rinsing it off.
Masoor dal pack for pore tightening: For this one, all you have to do is grind up some masoor dal and mix it with some water to form a smooth paste. Apply it all over your face and neck and leave it on for a good 20 minutes before rinsing it off.
Masoor dal pack for daily use: In a bowl, add 1tbsp masoor dal powder, 2 tbsp milk, a pinch of turmeric, 3 drops of coconut oil and mix it well. Mix all the ingredients well and apply the mixture to your face. Let it sit for 2 minutes and then rinse it off while scrubbing evenly.
Try out these pastes and you'll see just how well they can work for your skin. Stay tuned for more updates.