Sandalwood is an anti-bio-tic component that can make the skin, free from any kind of infection and bacteria’s in short it is one of the best ingredients to treat any kind of skin problem. By using these natural sandalwood remedies /face masks for skin frequently, relieves from the problem of ulceration. Sandalwood mask also cleanses the skin from the acne-marks and other marks. The layer of the mask not only fixes the skin but also softens it by moisturizing naturally.
Sun, dirt, dust and smog take a toll on our skin daily, turning our skin darker and patchy. Though there is numerous skin care products are available in the market to remove tan, pimples packs, toners and whiten skin, but it is always best way is to use natural products or remedies as far as conceivable since they are milder on the facial skin, which inclines to be subtle. Lemon, baking soda, fruits, saffron, sandalwood and milk cream all have skin whitening and glowing properties and are easily available in our kitchen. Of these sandalwood is one of the most extensively used products from years, used on its own and also added with others natural ingredients to form a face pack.
Skin problems such as pimples, acne, oily skin, dull skin, dark spots, marks, dusts, dark circles and many other are pretty common among teens. There are very few lucky youngsters who don’t get these skin problems. For those who are facing these skin problems can make the best uses of Sandalwood remedies/face packs for skin care. Sandalwood therapy is one of the very simple and easy ways to reduce acne and other skin problems. These below remedies will give a clear, glowing and healthy skin.
Sandalwood on its individual has a skin-lightening agent. Sandalwood can be used either in the form of oil or powder, although be very cautious not to use raw sandalwood oil on your skin. You can prepare different sandalwood packs/ mask at home. Following are the Best 10 Sandalwood Face Packs, Face Mask for Skin Care:
1. Treating Acne:
Sandalwood powder can also be mixed with raw milk or milk cream. Milk inclines to create the skin a little oily, so if you are suffering from acne or pimple problem, abstain from applying milk on your face. But, for those of with a normal skin type, this is one of the best natural face masks for lightening the skin as both sandalwood and milk have whitening properties. You can mix sandalwood powder with raw milk or milk cream or both and from a smooth paste, and then apply on cleansed face leave it to dry then wash gently with cold water.
2. Anti-tan and Anti- Aging Agent:
Sandalwood powder and Lemon juice are the powerful skin-lightening agents, and when both are mixed makes for an excessive face pack. Lemon is an astringent for skin, so if you have got tenderness or skin irritation, be careful while using it or it’s better not to use it. Squeeze about 1/2 a lemon into 4 tsps. Of sandalwood powder and form a smooth paste. You can add little water, if the paste is still too powdery. Then apply on cleansed face leave it for 20 min then wash it using cold water.
3. For Soft skin:
Take equal amount of sandalwood powder, turmeric powder and lemon juice to prepare a face pack then mix all the ingredients and apply it on cleansed face. Leave for 30 mins and rinse with cold water. It will not only make your skin soft but also gives you mark free skin.
4. For Pimple Skin:
Mix sandalwood powder and black chickpea powder in equal amount and prepare a pack using either milk or rose water; then apply the pack on cleansed face or leave for night if you have oily skin type or else leave only for 20-25 min then wash it using cold water. By repeating this for a week you can say good bye to pimples forever.
5. For Glowing and Beautiful Skin:
Take about 2 tbsp. of sandalwood powder, 1 tbsp. of turmeric powder and 3 tbsp. of honey. Mix all the ingredients in a bowl well to form a smooth paste that is dispersal the nice cologne. Now apply this mask on cleansed face, neck and or even you can apply on entire body if you wish to, then leave for 20 mins and wash it off using chill water to recognize the beautiful and glowing skin.
6. For Moisturizing (Dry) Skin:
Mix about 2 or 3 tsp. of sandalwood powder, 1 tsp of milk powder with rose water or milk, just sufficient to prepare a smooth paste. Now apply on cleansed face leave for 20 mins and wash off with normal water. If your skin is very dry, follow up with a milk moisturizer. You can use this mask on body as well.
7. Treating Dark Circles:
If you got dark circles, apply a little sandalwood powder added with rose water under your eye areas at night. Keep on overnight and wash off in the morning. This mask will also help to reduce wrinkles and fine lines.
8. For a Glowing Skin:
Sandalwood powder mixed with gram flour and water is also a superb face pack for lighter and glowing skin. Use about 3 tsp. of gram flour with 2 tsp. of sandalwood powder and any plain water or rose water to form a smooth paste. Apply on cleansed face for about 25-30 mins, or until it dries up and then wash off using cold water. You may need a moisturizer later this pack. Gram flour and sandalwood joined will remove suntan also and gives glowing skin.
9. For Oily Skin:
Make face pack using sandalwood powder, little rice flour and rose water and then apply it on cleansed face. Leave for 15 mins. This mask prevents pimples and for others skin type it cleanses the pores. This mask also acts as a natural scrub.
10. For Sun Tan:
Take sandalwood powder and turmeric powder in equal amount and prepare a paste/ face mask using required amount of milk. Then add a pinch of camphor powder to it. Then apply on cleansed face and leave for 20-30 mins then wash it using cold water. You can also use this mask as an overnight mask if you are suffering from serve tanning. This mask not only gives your skin a cool feeling but also clears away the skin marks. And mainly removes tanning from the skin.