Few months ago, I shared the most effective anti-ageing remedies. It was up to you how you incorporate them in your skin care regime.
Today, I am sharing the recipe of a face pack using few of those potent anti-ageing ingredients. Make this face pack powder in bulk, store in a container, and use regularly.
Things you Need
Liquorice (Muletthi) Powder: 3 spoon
This is the same muletthi that is used to soothe the sore throat. Liquorice helps in regenerating elastin and collagen in skin. It also contains amino acids, which keep the skin moisturized and hydrated. Liquorice powder is easily available on grocery stores.
Almond Powder: 3 spoon
Almonds are rich in Vitamin E.
Other than that, Almonds are also rich in….. I don’t know what, but my skin has had amazing experience with Almonds. Read my post 3 best beauty DIYs to know how.
Start Anise Powder: 1 spoon
Star anise, known as Chakraphool in hindi, is an amazing spice used in cooking and is known for its aroma and flavor. In addition to this, it is a wonderful anti-ageing ingredient too.
Star anise contains Anethole which very effectively detoxifies the skin. It also contains Tannins which help in tightening of skin making it look healthy and smooth. Due to its strong tightening effects, star anise may even prevent/treat sagging of skin below eyes and sides of the mouth.
Star anise also has anti-oxidant properties which reduce oxidative stress thus delaying ageing of skin.
Ginger Powder (Sontth): ½ Spoon
Our favorite ginger (in tea) is surprisingly helpful in anti-ageing also. Ginger contains Gingerol which is a strong antioxidant and prevent collagen breakdown thus preventing ageing of the skin.
How to Make
Very simple. Just mix all the ingredients and it’s done.
Fill it in a suitable bottle.
How to Use
Take the needed amount of the powder. Mix with some liquid, like milk, curd, rose water etc. You can add a few drops of honey too. Make a paste and apply on face. Wash when dry.
Use it at least thrice a week. You should be able to observe the effects in 3-4 weeks.
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