Flawless skin and a constant bright glow on face is all you can dream of? Do you spend hundreds on different creams and lotions that “promise” to give you the desired results? Are you tired of getting disappointed by those fake promises? Don’t worry, home remedies are always there for your rescue, girls!
What those chemical-laden market-based beauty products can’t do for your skin; these amazing and effective home remedies will surely do it for you. All you need is to try it to believe it.
Maintaining a beauty regime is essential if you want naturally beautiful skin, and don’t want makeup to layer up on your skin. And to do so, you must switch your beauty products with some simple kitchen ingredients that will help you regain your natural beauty and glow, and flaunt that perfectly, flawless skin at all times.
In this article, we will be discussing about how saffron can be of good use to improve your skin and overall beauty.
1. To Get Blemish-Free Skin
With amazing anti-bacterial properties, saffron makes a great ingredient in reducing and treating the blemishes, pimples and acnes on your skin.
Take 10-12 strands of saffron and mix them with 7-8 Tulsi (Basil) leaves, to make a paste of the two ingredients. Apply the paste on the affected area and let it dry. Rinse off with plain water and repeat this process daily to get blemish-free skin in few weeks.
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2. To remove That Stubborn Sun-Tan
The most common skin problem that every girl faces during summers is the Suntan. Even though you apply sunscreen and moisturizers well, the harmful and harsh rays of sun destroy your skin.
Mix a few strands of saffron in milk cream or malai and leave it for overnight. The next morning, mix the ingredients well and apply it on the affected areas. Wash off using tepid or plain water, and enjoy tan-free and moisturized skin.
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3. To Regain That Natural Glow
It is easy to get that natural glow using saffron and honey as a mixture, and applying it every day for better results. It also moisturizes and hydrates your skin well.
Take 1 teaspoon of honey and add 4-5 strands of saffron into it. Apply the mixture on your skin and let it work its magic for 15-20 minutes. Wash off with plain water and see the natural glow on your skin immediately.
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4. To Lighten and Brighten the Skin-Tone
This is possibly the best face pack for the brides-to-be, which will give them a naturally bright and glowing skin before and on their big day.
Take milk and sandalwood powder to form a paste, and add a few strands of saffron to it. Wash your face with water and damp dry lightly. Now apply the paste on your moist face, neck and hands, spreading evenly. Let it sit for 20-25 minutes, and then wash off using plain water. Repeat this every once in a week.
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5. To Rejuvenate the Dull Skin
To rejuvenate your skin naturally, use the following ingredients as an exfoliating scrub to scrap off the dead skin and get that glowing and lively skin.
Take 1 teaspoon of water in a small bowl and add 5-6 strands of saffron in it to soak overnight. The next morning, add a pinch of sugar, 2-3 drops of coconut oil, 1 teaspoon of milk and mix everything well. now take a slice of bread and dip it into the saffron mixture. Use it to wipe off your face and rinse off after 20 minutes.
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6. To Control the Dryness or Oiliness on The Skin
No matter what skin type you have, dry or oily, saffron works wonder on both.
For oily skin, take a few drops of lemon juice and ass a few strands of saffron to it. Apply the mix on your skin and leave it on for 20 minutes. Wash off using tepid water.
For dry skin, mix a few strands of saffron into some milk and apply that mixture on your face. Massage on for 2-3 minutes and leave it on for the next 15-20 minutes. Rinse off with lukewarm water later.
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7. To Naturally Tone the Skin
Skin toning is essential, after the cleansing process. And instead of applying some market-based toner, you can apply your own homemade toner, using saffron to get an evenly toned skin.
Take some rose water and soak a few strands of saffron in it. Let the saffron dissolve its essence and color completely into the rose water and apply that on your face using a cotton ball. Follow this after you are done cleansing and exfoliating your skin.
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Apart from all these amazing uses, you can also add a few strands of saffron to your bathing water, and soak in it for naturally glowing skin at all times.