For over decades, Multani Mitti, also known as fuller’s earth, has been a popular ingredient used for smooth, glowing skin. It is a natural agent that successfully exfoliates and cleans the skin by absorbing impurities, face oil and sweat. However, it is a common concern, weather a certain ingredient will suit your skin or not. With multani mitti, you can combine ingredients to make different face masks that work effectively on different skin types, allowing you to choose the best suited solution.
Before we move on to how fuller’s earth can be best made use of, let’s talk about how it can benefit us. It removes dead skin from our face, leaving a soft, supple texture. It removes excess sebum from the skin. Even though dewy skins are what we all desire for, there has to be a clear difference between dewy and oily. Multani mitti gets rid of excess oil and also leaves the skin looking moisturized.
Getting fairer skin is a common desire in our part of the world. However, what we need to understand is that no matter what the complexion, if the skin is clean, one toned and fresh looking, you will look gorgeous!! Multani mitti for skin is the best treatment for tanning and pigmentation. It gives your skin an even tone and ultimately leaves your skin looking brighter and nourished.
The antiseptic properties of fuller’s earth, not only help in fighting acne, it also ensures to keep away blackheads, whiteheads and blemishes. Moreover, it keeps the signs of aging at bay. Who would not want to add multani mitti to their beauty regime? It is easily available, light on the pocket and an exceptional product for tremendous looking skin!!
Most commonly used for oily skin, it is recommended that you mix multani mitti with rose water. Make a thick paste and apply it to your face. Leave it on for 20 minutes or till the mask dries out, then wash it with cold water.
For dry skin, multani mitti can be mixed with milk. You may use almond milk or coconut milk as well. Mix well, making a thick paste and apply. Leave it on for 15 to 20 minutes then wash with cold water. Multani mitti for skin improves blood circulation and cleanses the face and milk helps in keeping the face moisturized.
To make a gentle exfoliator, it is recommended to mix ground almonds into the multani mitti. This combination can then be made into a paste, using milk, lemon, glycerin soap or even neem paste, whatever suits you according to your skin type.
We may do a lot of experiments to improve the texture and complexion of our face, but it is just as important to maintain the rest of the body as well. Hands and feet are often ignored and end up looking dry and tan most of the time. In order to use multani mitti as a body wash, all you have to do is make a batter with oatmeal powder, neem powder, haldi powder, multani mitti and milk (preferably almond milk). This body wash can simply be used during a shower, ultimately healing, softening and brightening your skin!!
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