Rice water for smooth skin and shiny hair

Enhance your skin tone by making it lighter and brighter by using rice water to cleanse your skin. Rice water is rich in beauty nutrients that make it fantastic for both skin and hair. It is a wonderful way to hydrate, whiten, brighten and tone your skin. Rice water contains lots of benefits to your skin, it can be used as a mild cleaner as well as a toner to cleanse the skin and tighten pores.

Rice water for skin and hair

Benefits of rice water: Rice water contains vitamins such as B1, C, E, as well as minerals, which can

  • shrink pores,
  • tighten skin
  • reduce fine lines
  • brighten, and soften skin

What you’ll need:

  • 1/2 cup of rice
  • 1 1/2 cups of water
  • 1 medium bowl

Method:

  1. Add a cup of organic rice to a bowl and pour some warm water to it, till the rice is covered.
  2. Stir and keep it aside for 30 mins until the water turns cloudy.
  3. Separate the water from the rice, pour the water into a container and refrigerate.
  4. Use it as a toner, face mist or a face mask to reduce excess oils and brighten the face.
  5. You can also leave it on overnight without rinsing it off.

 

Boiling Method: You can also boil the rice to extract rice water. For this, boil the rice using more water than you would normally do. Once it starts boiling take out the excess water and use. The rice water will help will brighten for healthy glow.

Fermented Rice Water:

Rinse a cup of organic rice to remove any dirt from grains. Then place rice in a bowl with 2 cups of water for 30 mins. Swirl the water until it turns cloudy. Collect the rice water in a container and then leave the rice water at room temperature for a day or two until it turns slightly sour and starts to ferment. after 2 days Pour the rice water in a container and refrigerate. You can now use the fermented rice water to wash your hair.

Rice water makes hair smooth and soft so regular wash with rice will bring amazing results. After shampooing, rinse your hair with rice water, gently massage it in and leave it on for a few minutes then rinse it out.  It repairs and strengthens damaged hair shaft.  It will help remove any build up and make your hair soft and shiny. How to make rice water shampoo.