Red lentil or masoor dal has long been used as a reliable beauty ingredient. Whether you include it in your regular face pack or prepare a body scrub with it for weekly use, you can get a healthy and beautiful skin in each and every way. Here are 12 most effective red lentil face packs and body scrubs that you should give a try:
1. Soaked Whole Red Lentils Pack
Soak 3 to 4 tablespoons of whole red lentils in water. Leave it overnight. Next morning, grind it finely to prepare a smooth paste. Using this as a face pack can give you blemish-free clean skin easily.
2. Red Lentils and Rose Water Pack
Prepare an oil-controlling face pack by soaking 2 tablespoons of red lentils in 4 to 5 teaspoons of rose water and making an even paste of it. It will also help you get rid of acne and pimples.
3. Red Lentils and Milk Pack
Here is a face cleansing pack made of 2 tablespoons of red lentils and 4 tablespoons of fresh raw milk. The thick paste of dal can give you a squeaky clean skin by removing tan as well as dead cells.
4. Red Lentils, Milk and Orange Peel Pack
Turn your dull and damaged skin into a bright and healthy one by soaking 2 tablespoons of red lentils and 1 tablespoon of dried orange peels in 2 tablespoons of fresh raw milk and making a fine paste of them.
5. Red Lentils, Almond Oil and Milk Pack
Want to look fairer? Try this skin-lightening pack in which 2 tablespoons of red lentils, 1 teaspoon of almond oil and 1 teaspoon of fresh milk are ground together. Use it at least thrice a week.
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6. Red Lentils, Almond Oil, Glycerin and Rose Water Pack
Take 2 to 3 tablespoons of soaked red lentils and combine it with 1 teaspoon of almond oil, 1 teaspoon of glycerin and 1 teaspoon of fresh rose water. Make a smooth paste and use it regularly to get soft, smooth and supple skin.
7. Red Lentils, Black Gram, Orange Peel, Cucumber Juice Pack
Ditch those acne and heat rashes with this super effective face pack. Take red lentils and black gram 1 tablespoon of each. Add some dried orange peels and a tablespoon of cucumber juice to it. Make a fine paste of all the ingredients.
8. Red Lentils, Aloe Vera Gel, Tomato and Ginger Pack
For the overall health of your facial skin, prepare this pack by grinding 2 tablespoons of soaked red lentils, 1 tablespoon of fresh aloe vera gel, 1 small diced tomato and an 1-inch piece of ginger together. Use this face pack at least twice a week.
9. Red Lentils and Pure Ghee Scrub
Coarsely grind 4 tablespoons of red lentils and add 2 tablespoons of puree ghee to it. Using this mixture as a body scrub can help you get rid of dead cells and nourish the underneath layer of the skin.
10. Red Lentils, Chickpea Flour and Honey Scrub
Make fine powder of dry red lentils. Add 2 tablespoons of chickpea flour and 2 tablespoons of honey to it. Exfoliate your body with this natural scrub thrice a week and get a gleaming skin.
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11. Red Lentils, Milk and Almond Skin Scrub
Take 2 tablespoons of raw milk. Add 3 tablespoons of red lentil powder and the skin of a few almonds to it. Mix well and use as a body as well as face scrub.
12. Red Lentils, Milk, Sandalwood Powder and Orange Peel Powder Scrub
Pour 3 tablespoons of red lentil powder into 2 tablespoons of raw milk. Add equal amounts of orange peel powder and sandalwood powder to it. Blend everything to get an uneven mixture. Apply it onto your skin to get rid of unwanted hair.