You must have heard people raving about fuller’s earth. Fuller’s earth, commonly known as “Multani mitti” is a nature’s boon, a clay substance with thousands of effective qualities. Many make-up artists and cosmetologists swear by this beauty secret for its enormous beneficial properties. Combine it with rose water, coconut water, carrot pulp, tomato juice, lemon etc. to create a paste/mask, since it is a solid clay and arduous to apply alone.
Here are the top 10 amazing health benefits of fuller’s earth:
1. Brightens Up the Complexion
Multani mitti when mixed with some rose water or sandalwood powder turns into a mask, which when applied on face or anywhere where the skin has been tanned or darkly pigmented, revitalizes the skin and brightens up the complexion, inducing a glowing refreshed skin.
2. Strips off Oil
If your skin is very oily and prone to develop white heads, black heads and acne, using fuller’s earth will aid a lot to remove excess oil from your skin. In order to remove excess oil, utilize fuller’s earth with rose water. Wash off after a few minutes.
3. Reduces Acne
As aforementioned, multani mitti has a potential to unclog skin pores, drying out the sebum and extracting excess oil from the skin and hence cures acne/blemishes/pimples.
4. Eradicates Scars
Skin is a woman’s most valuable asset. So taking good care of it holds a significant importance in one’s life. Fuller’s earth packed with silica, magnesium, iron and other essential minerals serves to lighten the appearance of scars, either from a wound, burn, surgery, or any other trauma. Mix multani mitti with 1 tablespoon of carrot pulp, blend it properly, and spread over this face pack on the affected areas. Let it dry and then rinse it off. This face pack not only renders a radiant skin but also mitigate the scars and spots, giving you a flawless skin.
5. Bridal’s DIY Mask
Fuller’s earth is a DIY mask for bridals to be. They use it a few days before their wedding to achieve a luminous, rejuvenated skin tone. Mix fuller’s earth with coconut water to attain that splendidly glowing skin.
When you are on a strict budget, purchasing expensive anti-wrinkle creams could be overwhelming. If this is the case, do not worry at all! A fabulous cheaper and easily accessible treatment (fuller’s earth) is available to combat and preclude wrinkles. When you spread it over your face, you can instantly begin to feel the tightening effect.
7. A Wonderful Cleanser
Multani mitti has a widespread use as a natural scrub and cleanser.
8. Alleviates Dark Circles
There are days when people are so preoccupied by workload that it turns out to be almost impossible attaining a peaceful long shut-eye. Fuller’s earth owing to its skin lightening qualities aids in getting rid of those panda eyes if included in your day-to-day beauty regimen.
9. An Inexpensive Hair Treatment
Fuller’s earth has enormous hair advantages. It treats dandruff, strengthens the hair from their roots, and escalates hair growth. Use two tablespoons of multani mitti, 1 aloe vera leaf extract and 1 tablespoon of yoghurt. Then smear over this highly nourishing and conditioning hair mask from the roots to the tip. Rinse it off after a few minutes and here you are with shiny smooth silky hair. Be sure not to leave the mask for too long as prolong application can actually dry out the hair, giving contradictory results.
10. Augments Blood Circulation
Some experts say that multani mitti has a propensity to improve blood circulation and overall metabolism. Apply it over your feet and observe the magic! This reason, likewise, also serves as one of the basis for its skin radiant characteristics.