Gram Flour or commonly known as besan is been used in Indian beauty recopies since long. My mom, grand mom keep telling me the benefits of besan over chemicals I use. Even besan is used in pre-wedding grooming treatment to add glow because of the amazing results it gives. Today I will be sharing some tried-and-tested gram flour recipe’s you can use for your body, hair and face.
Besan as bridal treatment
Besan is used as pre-wedding grooming treatment and it’s known as ubtan. If you want to glow like a bride then make your own ubtan and apply daily. Take 5-6 tbsp of besan, 2 tbsp of lemon juice, 1 tbsp turmeric and mix it with 1 cup of raw milk. You can use this ubtan for your face or on entire body. You can store the mixture for one week and use this daily to get desired results.
Besan for firm and tight skin
Take one soaked green tea bag and empty it into a bowl. Now add 2 tbsp of gram flour, 2 tbsp of honey and a pinch of turmeric. Now add all the ingredients with the help of milk or rosewater, you can control the consistency accordingly. Apply this mixture on face and wash off after its semi-dry. Green tea prevents premature aging and also helps with signs of aging. It also reduces sun damage while gram flour tightens your skin. Besides anti-aging, this recipe also reduces pigmentation and helps in maintaining elasticity in skin.
Besan – Gram Flour for Hair
Besan is not just good for your skin but it is also good for your hairs. Mix 3tbsp of gram flour along with some curd and olive oil. Now, add 1tbsp of lemon juice in the mixture. Mix it well and apply directly on hair. After keeping it for around half-an-hour, wash off with shampoo and conditioner. Gram flour will make your hair smooth and will strengthen your roots. Olive oil and curd will give moisture to your dry hair.
You can also use besan ( gram flour) to naturally wash your hair. Homemade natural shampoo with flour >>
Besan to Remove Unwanted Facial Hair
Unwanted facial hair is very embarrassing and going for chemical treatments to get rid of them is scaring. But don’t worry; use besan to get rid of unwanted facial hair. Take 2 tbsp of besan, 1 tbsp of turmeric and mix them with the help of water. Apply the mixture on your face and keep it till it’s completely dried. Now, was off with plain water. Do this religiously for 15 days to get rid of unwanted facial hairs.
Besan to brighten Skin
If you wish to lighten and brighten your skin tone then you can try this easy-to-do recipe. This recipe removes tan and lightens and brightens your complexion. Do this regularly for 2 weeks to see results. Get the recipe here >>