Monday, 23 November 2015

21 sandalwood homemade facial mask recipes for fair and glowing skin: DIY Sandal natural skin whitening face packs, chandan for skin lightening

 Sandalwood is known as chandan in hindi, which is a huge reservoir of skin beautifying qualities. Sandalwood offers a host of benefits for skin.  Apart from curing acne, rashes,  pimples and improving your skin's lustre, sandalwood has soothing and cooling properties. Not only this sandalwood has amazing skin lightening qualities that make your skin fair, glowing and flawless. In this article you will learn about the best 21 beauty and skin care benefits of sandalwood/chandan.

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Beauty and skin care benefits of sandalwood powder

 1.Sandalwood, saffron and raw milk facial mask for fair skin

  Add 4 strands of saffron to milk for 2 hours. Then mix this milk in which saffron has been added with sandalwood powder and leave this mix on face for 30 minutes. Rinse off with cold water and you will notice a clear and oil-free complexion instantly.

2. Sandalwood and multani mitti (fuller's earth) face mask for acne treatment

Mix  2 spoons of sandalwood powder with  4 spoons of multani mitti and rose water together make a face mask for acne control. Smear this face mask all over your face and let it dry completely. This beauty tip should be used daily for best results. Regular usage of this home remedy will bleach your skin naturally. Good for oily skin..

3 Almonds powder and sandalwood powder, milk face mask helps to make your skin fair and flawless

 Grind almonds in a grinder to make a fine powder and then add few spoons of sandalwood powder and milk with this. Slather this mix all over your face and neck and wait for 30 minutes for mask to dry up completely. This facial mask dramatically whitens and brightens your complexion. You can use this fairness mask daily for best results. Good for normal to dry skin.

4. Turmeric and chandan skin bleaching face mask for fair and pimple-free skin
 Add 4 pinches of turmeric to 2 spoons of sandalwood powder and make a paste using rose water or plain water. Massage this mixture on your face gently for 5 minutes and then let it stay for 5 minutes before rinsing off with cold water. This home remedy is an age-old recipe for getting fair and glowing skin naturally.  This facial mask drives away pimples and acne too if used daily. You can add lavender oil to haldi-chandan mix and dab on insect bite. It helps to cure swelling resulted from insect bite. This recipe works as insect repellent and fights rashes and swelling caused by insect bite.

5. Cucumber juice, curd, honey, sandalwood and tomato/potato juice anti-tan facial mask

 Mix  3 spoons of cucumber juice with,  2 spoons of tomato juice or potato juice, 2 spoons of curd and 2 spoons of sandalwood powder to make a fine paste. Apply this mixture all over the affected area. Let it stay on face for 30 minutes. This recipe is a boon to dull and sun-burnt skin. You can use this anti suntan mask for soothing the burning sensation caused by suntan. Moreover, this facial mask contains all skin bleaching ingredients which in turn improves your complexion.

 6. Sandalwood powder, egg yolk, honey and lavender essential oil anti-ageing face mask for tightening your skin

 Add one egg yolk with 2 spoons of sandalwood powder and one spoon of honey and 2 drops of lavender essential oil. Then apply the resultant mix on your face and neck in upward motion using your finger tips. This beauty tip can erase fines lines and laughing lines apart from tightening loose skin. A good skin lightening face pack too.

 7.Red sandalwood for fair skin

Apply red sandalwood that is called raktchandan, all over your skin. This helps in whitening the dull and dark skin. Perfect for oily skin.

 8 Sandalwood oil for fair and soft, smooth skin

Massage sandalwood oil all over your face, neck and body to make it fair and healthy. You can add sandalwood oil to olive oil/almond oil /coconut oil to massage your whole body. This natural recipes can be used on babies for making their complexion soft and glowing.

9. Sandalwood powder, mint juice and camphor face mask for curing persistent acne

 Mix sandalwood powder with mint juice with a pinch of camphor and apply this mask on acne-affected face. This home-made mask dramatically reduces the severity of acne. This ayurvedic remedy gives your results in just one week if used daily.

10. Mix orange juice and sandalwood paste for making your skin fair

 You can mix orange juice with sandalwood powder and apply on your face for fair and glowing skin. Best suitable for oily and acne-prone skin. This beauty tip is good to be used in summer. Those who sweat a lot can benefit from this homely remedy. Not only this, this home remedy can get you rid of dark spots, acne scars and pigmentation marks naturally.

 11.Lemon juice  and sandalwood powder and rose water skin bleaching mask  to cure pigmentation marks

Mix 2 spoons of rose water, 4 spoons of lemon juice and 2 spoons of sandalwood powder and apply this mix on your face and neck and areas affected with pigmentation marks. Leave this mixture on for 30 minutes and then wash off with cold water. This homely and natural remedy helps diminish pigmentations marks and makes your skin fairer. naturally.

 12. Sandalwood oil, milk powder and rose water skin whitening mask

 You can mix sandalwood oil to milk powder and rose water mix and use this mask topically to whiten your skin. Good herbal remedy for dry skin.

 13.Sandalwood and coconut oil for dark skin cure

Massage your face with sandalwood oil mixed with coconut oil to fade acne scars and dark spots. Moreover, this powerful potent makes your complexion radiant and fairer with continuous usage.

 14. Sandalwood powder and tomato juice skin bleaching treatment for shrinking open/enlarged pores

 Blend one spoon of fine sandalwood powder with some tomato juice and apply on your face. This application shrinks the open pores the controls the oiliness of skin. This beauty tip is good for oily and acne prone skin. Those with oily skin can use this beauty tip for bleaching their skin the natural way.

 15. Sandalwood powder, chickpea powder and milk fairness scrub for blackheads removal

 Grind chickpea coarsely in a grinder and then mix this with one spoon of sandalwood powder and some milk. Then rub this mix gently to remove dead skin and pesky blackheads. Use this face mask as exfoliating scrub to scrub out all impurities, dirt, whiteheads and blackheads, twice a week. As a result, your skin becomes fair, supple and radiant.

 16. Sandalwood powder , rose water and camphor for healing prickly heat

 You  can mix sandalwood powder with rose water and 2 pinches of camphor to apply on sunburnt skin to heal it quickly. Not only this application eases off the eruption of prickly heat. Best recipe to be used in summer and hot conditions.

 17. Sandalwood powder, honey, milk and almond oil home-made  fairness facial mask for getting glowing skin

 All you got to do is to mix 4 spoons of sandalwood powder with 2 spoons of honey, 2 spoons of milk and few drops of almond oil and massage this smooth mixture on your face for ten minutes and then wash off with lukewarm water. This home-made facial mask gives instant skin lightening effects and softness to your skin. Opt for normal to dry skin.

 18. Sandalwood, curd and honey anti-tan mask

 Mix 4 spoons of sandalwood powder with 2 spoons of curd and one spoon of honey and apply this preparation all over your skin. This ayurvedic and natural remedy heals suntan very effectively. A perfect anti-tan face pack for all skin types.

19 Rose petals ,sandalwood powder and milk fairness mask to make your skin rosy
 Blend sandalwood powder with ground rose petals and some milk and use this mask for getting a rosy glow to your face. Use this recipe twice a week to get an incandescent glow to your face.

 20.Sandalwood powder, aloe vera gel and coconut milk facial mask for healing blemishes  and rashes

 Combine sandalwood powder with 2 spoons of aloe vera juice and 2 spoons of coconut milk. Then dab this resultant preparation on your blemishes to fade them. This mask heals minor cuts and rashes too.

21. Apple juice, orange peel powder, milk cream with sandalwood for fair skin

 You can mix few spoons of apple juice with 2 spoons of orange peel powder, 2 spoons of milk cream and 2 spoons of orange peel powder. Apply this mixture on your dull and dry skin which craves for moisture. This home-made face pack can be used daily.


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  3. Hi!Is there any homely remedy to get rid of skin problems?

    1. Which type of skin problem? Please specify, then I will be able to help you better. Cinnamon powder and honey mixture is considered to very effective in removing facial imperfections. You can try it!

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