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Amazing benefits of gram flour for skin and hair

Using gram flour to wash face is an old trick that is still in use. Check out here the benefits of applying chickpea flour on the skin.

Washing the face with gram flour every day gives fairness. Use besan instead of chemicals.

1 Treats Acne

Gram flour is rich in zinc. zinc can fight with the infection which causes infection. It helps to balance the sugar levels inside the body. As imbalanced sugar levels can disturb the hormones causing pimples.

Here is how you can use besan to treat acne.

Take a tablespoon of chickpea flour and add one tablespoon of curd. Mix it thoroughly. Add a pinch of turmeric powder in it. and if the paste is thick add water to make it thin. Apply it on the face and leave it till it dries. Use this mask twice a week for better and fast results.

2 Removes Tan and Exfoliates dead skin

Gram flour can be used as a scrub.

Removing tan from the exposed parts to the sun scrub can be made using few ingredients from the kitchen.

Take two tablespoons of gram flour, a tablespoon of lemon juice, a pinch of turmeric, and yogurt. Mix it properly and apply it onto the skin and rub for a few minutes and then leave it until it gets dry.

3 Gram flour and green tea mask

For refreshing skin, a green tea mask can be used. Green tea refreshes the skin.

Take a tea bag of green tea and cut it to take out the leaves. Add a tablespoon of chickpea flour in it. Add rose water to make a paste. Apply it on the face and leave it for 15 minutes. After that wash it off with cold water.

4 Removes oiliness

washing the face every day with gram flour can help to reduce the oiliness. It reduces the sebum formation on the skin which results in lessen the pimples.

Mix equal parts of gram flour with raw milk. Apply it on the face and leave it for 20 minutes and then wash it off. For best results repeat this twice a week.

5 Removes facial hair

Facial hair can be troublesome for some people. Fine facial hair can be reduced by using a gram flour mask.

Mix an equal amount of chickpea flour and fenugreek powder. Add a few drops of lemon juice. and then using water make a fine paste. Apply it and let it dry. Post this, wash it off.

What are the benefits of using gram flour for hair?

Using gram flour for hair can give you better results than ever. It deeply cleanses the hair.

For making a hair mask for cleansing hair, Take an equal amount of besan and curd and mix it properly. Apply it on the scalp and massage for a few minutes and then rinse it.

For making a hair mask for hair growth and dandruff problem,

Mix an equal amount of water and gram flour, add few drops of almond oil or coconut oil. Add one capsule of vitamin e oil. mix it properly and apply this paste onto the scalp and massage for a few minutes and leave it in the hair for 5 minutes and then rinse it off.

- medium.com