Most of us cannot imagine our daily meals without rice. But did you know that rice is also a very good beauty product? Yes it has immense utilization in facial packs. It is a good cleanser and also an excellent exfoliating agent which helps remove the dead skin cells and the dirt and grime and lets the skin pores breathe easily. It has been used widely to form homemade rice exfoliating face packs.
Mentioned below are six such simple exfoliating rice face packs
Rice, Lemon Juice, Honey And Green Tea Face Mask
Green tea has anti aging benefits. Honey is a natural moisturizer and lemon juice has skin lightening and anti microbial properties.
3 tablespoons of raw rice, one tablespoon of fresh lemon juice, one tablespoon of honey and two tablespoons of green tea
Grind the rice to a fine granular powder. To it add the lemon juice and honey and mix well. Add the green tea and mix well. Apply the face pack to the skin and scrub gently in circular motion for 5 minutes. Leave it for 15 minutes and then wash face with water. Follow the remedy twice in a week.
Rice, Gram Flour, Honey And Coconut Oil Face Pack
While honey and coconut oil act as moisturizing agents and anti microbial agents gram flour helps in skin lightening. Gram flour also helps in giving a natural glow to the skin.
2 tablespoons of raw rice, one tablespoon of gram flour, one tablespoon of honey and one tablespoon of coconut oil
Grind the rice to a fine granular powder. To it add the gram flour, honey and coconut oil and mix well to form a smooth mixture. Apply this mixture to face and scrub for few minutes. Leave the mask for 20 minutes and then wash with water. Follow the remedy twice in a week.
Rice, Orange, Apple, Cherry And Yogurt Face Mask
This face pack is useful in rejuvenating tired skin. Yogurt has anti microbial properties and protects the skin against skin inflections. The fruits used have natural antioxidants which pamper the skin and keep it young and glowing.
2 tablespoons of raw rice, few pieces of orange, few pieces of apple, few cherries and one tablespoon of yogurt.
Puree the oranges apples and the cherries to a fine paste. Grind the rice to granular powder. Mix the fruit puree and the rice powder. Now add the yogurt and mix well. Apply the mixture to the face and exfoliate by scrubbing gently. Wash face with lukewarm water after 15 minutes. Follow the remedy twice in a week.
Rice, Turmeric And Lemon Juice Face Pack
Turmeric has antiseptic properties and gives a natural glow to the skin. Lemon juice prevents skin infections and helps in lightening the skin tone.
2 tablespoons of raw rice, a pinch of turmeric powder and one tablespoon of lemon juice.
Grind the rice to fine granular powder. To it add the turmeric and lemon juice and mix well. Scrub face gently with this face pack. Leave it for 10 minutes and then wash face with lukewarm water. Follow the remedy once in a week.
Rice, Milk And Chocolate Powder Face Pack
Milk is a natural cleansing agent. Chocolate has antioxidants which nourish the skin. This yummy face pack helps in removing sun tan and gives skin a natural glow.
2 tablespoons of raw rice, one tablespoon of chocolate and two tablespoons of cold milk.
Coarsely grind the rice and to it add the chocolate powder and the cold milk. Mix well and apply it to the face. Scrub face gently in circular motion and leave the pack for 20 minutes. Wash face with lukewarm water after 20 minutes. Follow the remedy once in a week.
Rice And Tomato Face Mask
This exfoliating face mask is very good for blackheads and whiteheads .It also effective on acne. Tomato along with the raw rice helps to get rid of the pesky outbreaks.
2 tablespoon of raw rice and one tomato.
Soak the rice for few minutes in water and grind it coarsely. Puree the tomato in a blender. Mix the grounded rice and tomato puree. Apply the mask on the face and scrub gently in circular motion for five minutes especially in the areas where there are whiteheads and blackheads. Leave the mask on the face for 10 minutes. Wash with water. Follow the remedy twice in a week. So next time you want to exfoliate your skin and make it look fresh and glowing use the humble rice with other easily available kitchen ingredients to make some really simple and useful face packs. These face packs will surely leave your skin rejuvenated and radiant.