licorice is an herbal root that comes from a species of the Glycyrrhiza plant. It is well known for its skin lightening properties. Every skin brightening and lightening herbal skincare product definitely contains licorice in it. Before you go grab another skin lightening product from the market, try the below licorice face mask recipe-
Licorice- Licorice is great for treating various skin disorders like psoriasis, eczema, dry skin, skin rashes etc. the hydrating nature of licorice traps moisture and prevents/heals skin from drying out. The anti-inflammatory properties of licorice help reduce redness and other disorders.It has great skin lightening and brightening properties that makes it one of the top natural skin lightening agents.
Honey- Is a natural humectant that hydrates and softens skin. Also has natural mild bleaching properties.
RECIPE FOR LICORICE MASK FOR CLEAR, BRIGHT AND GLOWING SKIN:
Things you need-
- 1/3 cup licorice powder
- Enough honey
In a mixing bowl add licorice powder.
Add in enough raw honey to make a spreadable paste.
Apply the paste generously on your facial skin, neck and any part of the body you wish to lighten and brighten.
Let it sit for 30 minutes before washing off.
**Caution- Patch test before using.