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OPINION: How To Use Tamarind For Your Skin

Julliesjennilee
By Julliesjennilee | self meida writer
Published 11 days ago - 8 views

Tamarind is a powerhouse of antioxidants, flavonoids and vitamin C and A. Tamarind prevent the formation of free radical cells. It can also soothe skin irritation and inflammation.

It's a great ingredient to lighten skin tone and reduces dark spots and pigmentation naturally.

For skin lightening,

Boil 30 grams of tamarind in 100ml of water. After a few minutes remove, cool and extract the pulp from it.

Now take some of the prepared pulp in a bowl.

Add half a teaspoon of tumeric powder and mix well.

Form a smooth paste and apply it on your face.

Leave it on for about 20 minutes and rinse it off with warm water.

For instant bleaching,

Boil 30 grams of tamarind in 100ml of water.

Take a teaspoon of the prepared pulp in the bowl and a teaspoon of lemon juice and honey.

Apply it leave on for 15 minutes.

Rinse off with warm water.

Face scrub.

Add a teaspoon of sea salt in tamarind pulp.

Now add some curb/ cream. If your skin is oily use curb. Normal skin use cream.

Mix well to form a paste.

Rinse off with warm water.

A tamarind Facial.

Boil tamarind and collect the water instead of the pulp this time.

Mix a teaspoon of gram flour and honey to the tamarind water.

Apply it to your skin.

Leave for 20 minutes.

Gentle scrub with warm water.

Body scrub.

Add one teaspoon of lemon juice to the tamarind and pulp.

Add a half a teaspoon of baking soda and teaspoon of brown sugar.

Scrub gently over your body.

Leave it on for about 15 minutes.

Rinse warm water.

So I hope you will try it out.

Stay safe and healthy.

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