Brighten Your Skin with Flour

Gram flour (besan) is one of the best beauty secrets found in the kitchen, mainly because it not only cleanses the skin but also exfoliates as well as tightens the skin. Gram flour make a great natural scrub, which removes dead cells from the skin very gently. Below is a face mask recipe using gram flour that can instantly brighten your skin-

Brighten Your Skin with Flour


Gram flour- Has skin brightening, lightening and exfoliating properties.

Yogurt- Lighten and brightens skin tone. Helps treat acne.

Honey- Is a natural humectant and bleaching agent. Lightens and softens skin.

Lemon juice- Lightens sun tan, dark spots and pigmentation. Also helps fight acne.


You will need:

  • 1 tablespoon of gram flour
  • 1 tablespoon of yogurt
  • 1/2 teaspoon of honey
  • A few drops of freshly squeezed lemon juice

Mix all the ingredients together to form a paste and apply it evenly over your face and body. The mask will dry naturally and you can wash it off with lukewarm water after about 20 minutes. Try this mask daily for 3-4 weeks and then maybe once a week after that. You can apply a little moisturizer or sunblock after you wash it off.

So if your looking for all natural cleanser then just take some gram flour mix it with water to make a paste and then scrub your face in circular motion for about a min and spread the remaining paste all over your face. Let the mask dry before you wash your face with cold water. READ MORE – OVERNIGHT HAIR GROWTH SPRAY

Brighten Your Skin with Gram Flour