Multani ‘mitti’ is also known as fuller’s earth is a natural ingredient known as ‘Betonite’. Fuller’s earth has the capacity to help in removing the impurities from the skin without producing any side effects to the skin. The history of this multipurpose beauty substance dates back as the earliest roman times, where it was used as a bleach sheep coat, as a cleaning agent and for washing and for cosmetic purposes. Multani mitti is very popular as a best natural beauty ingredient which is used commonly to treat almost all kind of skin problems like, acne, pimples, oily skin, blemishes etc…
Multani mitti is naturally happening clay collected mainly of alumina, silica, iron oxides and water in variable quantities, with a strong ability to absorbing impurities. Apart from the skin, multani mitti also do wonders on hairs as well. A multani mitti hair pack effectively helps to get rid of split ends and oily hairs and absorbs oil from scalp and also helps to treat dandruff. Being a mild cleansing agent, multani mitti does not cause any kind damage to hairs.
Regular application of Multani mitti hair pack will give beautiful and healthy hairs. Below are the benefits and hair packs of Multani Mitti for Hairs:-
Benefits of Multani Mitti for Hair:-
Multani mitti hair pack is an active hair cleanser, also making the hair stronger.
1. Being a mild cleansing agent, it doesn’t cause any damage to hairs.
2. It can be used to prepare numerous hair packs due to its mild nature.
3. It efficiently absorbs oil from the hair and scalp.
4. It helps to enable blood circulation.
5. Multani mitti helps condition the hairs.
6. Cleansing properties of multani mitti helps to eradicates toxins from the scalp.
7. Multani mitti also helps to remove dandruff effectively, scalp acne, and similar conditions the scalp.
8. Regular use of multani mitti gives healthy and beautiful hairs.
9. It also eradicates impurities from scalps naturally, without shedding the hair of its natural moisturizers.
Multani Mitti Hair Packs:-
The very best, effective and easy multani mitti hair pack is to massage the hairs with sesame oil or olive oil and leave it for 1 hour. Now apply multani mitti paste mixed with water or milk on hairs and leave for a few mins before rinsing.
Keep few things in mind while using below multani mitti hair pack:-
1. Take a big teeth comb and comb the hairs down 2-3 times before applying the hair pack.
2. Massage the hairs with oil at night and apply multani mitti hair pack the next day morning.
3. While using and applying multani mitti hair pack, keep brushing the hairs to keep it as straight as possible.
4. Allow the hair pack to dry totally, which may take around 40 mins. Wash it off using plain water.
1. Hair Pack for Oily Hairs:-
Multani mitti keeps the hairs healthy and clean from the roots itself. To prepare a multani mitti hair pack for oily hairs, you need to soak multani mitti in a bowl with water for at least 3-4 hours before washing your hair. Before applying the pack around 30-40 mins, add 1 or 2 tbsps of reetha powder in multani mitti paste and then apply it all over your hairs. Then gently massage your hair well with this mask and keep this hair pack for 5-10 mins. Wash it off using cold water and experience shiny hair.
2. Hair Mask for Dry Hair:-
To prepare multani mitti hair pack for dry hairs, all you need is 4 tsps of multani mitti, ½ cup of plain yogurt to help to avoid hair fall and to condition hair, half lemon juice which enhances natural shine and helps to remove dandruff from the scalp and 2 tsps of honey to condition the hair. Now mix all the ingredients properly and then apply this pack on your hair. Leave it for a while, and then you’re your hairs using mild shampoo, to get beautiful and healthy hairs.
3. Hair Mask for Split Ends:–
In order to get rid of split ends, massage the hair using olive oil or coconut oil or any oil of your choice at night. In the morning, wrap your hairs with clean towel dipped in hot water. Keep it for 10 min and then remove the towel. Now take multani mitti and curds in equal amount and mix it properly. Now apply this hair pack from starting to till the ends of hairs and leave for 10 min. Then rinse your hair thoroughly with water and mild shampoo. This pack should be used weekly once to get rid of split ends.
4. Hair Mask for Straight Hair:–
To make your hairs straight use this hair pack. Take 1 cup of multani mitti, add 5 tsps of rice flour and 1 egg white. Mix all the ingredients properly and add a little water to make a smooth paste. Then apply the hair pack on your scalp and till the ends of the hairs. Keep combing your hairs while applying this pack, leave the hair pack to dry completely and then wash it using mild shampoo and conditioner.