In the past few years, natural beauty products are gaining more attention than artificial ones. Many beauty products keep their ingredients close to earth as you know: Mother Nature has a cure for almost everything. Among the many natural beauty products, let me discuss with you about this top pick natural cosmetic – Multani Mitti. Yes, this yellowish brown powder offers many abundant benefits and for today let’s see the top 5 among them.
Multani mitti alias Fuller’s earth is a natural earth material known as ‘Bentonite’. This wonder clay is being used for decades by women as a beauty enhancer. Multani Mutti, the pocket-friendly skin care powder is used to wade away many possible skin diseases and aids in making your skin more attractive.
1.Multani Mitti for Oily/Dry Skin
Be it oily/dry skin, Multani Mitti works wonders. Oily skin is definitely a havoc when accompanied with sweat and other impurities in the air. The dust particles get clogged to your skin pores thus leading to pimples and other skin irritations. A simple paste of Multani Mitti in rose water absorbs excess oil from your skin and makes it soft and smooth. It also eliminates the occurrence of pimples and acne and helps reduce inflammation, swelling and redness.
People with dry skin can get a sigh of relief by using a Multani Mitti face pack mixed with some milk and almond paste.
2. Multani Mitti – an Amazing Scrub
Multani Mitti helps in eliminating any black or white heads from your face. When mixed with grinded almonds or walnuts and glycerine soap to form a scrub, Multani Mitti gives amazing results in minutes. You may also use some sugar granules instead of nuts and scrub the face gently with this mixture. This scrub rejuvenates the face and removes the dark circles below your eyes.
3. For Smooth and Silky Hair
People often have a complaint that their hair is so dry and frizzy. This magical mud is a natural way to obtain a smooth and radiant hair. Just immerse Multani Mitti in water for 2 hours and apply the paste on your hair and scalp like a shampoo. Wash it off after a few minutes and you will see the results for yourself! This clay is an effective hair cleanser and makes your hair strong as well. It also removes dandruff, scalp acne, eczema and similar scalp conditions.
4. Multani Mitti – An Excellent Wrinkle Lifter
When we grow older, the skin shows signs of aging that include wrinkles, the consequence of loose skin. The powerful anti-ageing properties of fuller’s earth help in reducing wrinkles and fine lines and gives a firming effect to the skin. Multani Mitti when mixed with a whole egg and little curd and applied to the face, tightens up the skin and removes wrinkles. Leave the pack on your face for 2 hours and you will see the wrinkles fading away.
5. The Perfect Antiseptic Agent
Multani Mitti acts as an antiseptic and heals skin irritations and soothes the skin. Early people have been using this clay along with leaves and other such natural products to form a paste and used it as an antiseptic. Any sort of injury, can be healed using this fuller’s earth. It heals the scars and wounds on the skin very quickly. Skin irritation due to acidity or allergic reaction to cosmetics or bleach can be healed by the instant cooling effect of this powder.
Apart from the above mentioned benefits Multani Mitti also cures acne, scars, sun tan and pigmentations. It improves blood circulation thereby eliminating the dead and useless cells from the skin. This clay can be used as hot and cold compressors to treat problems of cramps, muscle pain, sunburn, insect bites and burns. Multani Mitti is a premium laundry cleaning agent that assists in absorbing and discolouring stains of grease, oil, wax and blood on skin or clothes.
Thus from medicine to personal health care and motion picture industry, this wonder clay is widely popular for its plethora of benefits. If you think of detoxing your make-up bag, I would gladly recommend this exceptional powder.