For Fair Skin
- Take half kg fresh rose petals and add 1 liter distilled or mineral water. Simmer it gently for 15 minutes on low flame. Pour 1 tsp. almond oil and sprinkle 3 or 4 drops of the tincture of benzoyn. Pour this concoction into a bottle, keep it in the refrigerator and spray on your face daily.
- Soak some bread slices (sides only),1 stalk of a herb mulethi (optional) or sandalwood, pinch of saffron and few drops of almond oil in milk cream. Leave it overnight. In the morning, take a small piece of muslin (malmal). Put the whole paste-like-mixture onto the cloth, fold all sides and rub on your face daily. Make fresh mixture everyday.
- Grate carrot and boil. Massage that mixture to body to get fair and smooth skin.
- Soak 4 almonds overnight. Make a very fine paste with them, using milk to grind them. Apply this paste on the neck and face before going to bed. Wash with cold water in the morning. Repeat daily for 15 days, followed by twice a week.
- Take 1 tbsp. of gram flour and 2 tsp. of raw milk and 2-3 drops of lime juice. Mix well and apply. Wash after 15 minutes. Repeat for 4 weeks and follow up with once a week.
For Facial Hair
- Apply gum of the rubber-plant on the hairy part of your face and leave for half an hour. Wash and spray rosewater.
- Get your face hot-waxed after every 15 days. It will weaken the roots of hair
- Apply a mask of a paste made of sugar, lemon and water in the direction of hair growth. Rinse after 10-15 minutes. Apply twice a week.
- Apply a mask of a mixture of 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice and 4 teaspoons honey in the direction of hair growth. Rinse after 10-15 minutes. Apply twice a week.
- To turn hair golden brown, apply before bedtime a paste of 2 teaspoon fresh lime juice and ½ teaspoon sugar, 3-4 times a week for 2 months.
Drinks For Glowing Skin
- 1 tsp. green tea
1-2 spinach leaves.
2-3 long cloves
Sugar or honey for taste
Cook all these ingredients on low flame and drink this tea daily once for glowing skin.
- 1cup warm milk, 1 tsp kewra, 2 to 3 almonds crushed, some pistachios crushed, 2 to 3 raisins , a pinch of saffron, chaandi ka warq, 1 tsp rosewater. Drink twice a day.
Masks For Glowing Skin
- Take a big strawberry or 2 cherries, 2tbsp yogurt, half tsp multani mitti, half tsp of lavender or jasmine oil and apply daily. Let it dry n wash it off spraying medicated rosewater after that.
- 1 tomato crushed, 2tbsp honey, a pinch of camphor (kaafoor), 2tbsp rosewater. Mix n apply for 15 minutes twice a day
via: Zeba khan