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Homemade Mustard Face Mask For Flawless Skin

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With the enormous growth of cosmetic beauty products in the past two decades, the charm of our traditional heritage “Ubtan” faded. It is only in the past few years we started to realized the disadvantages of using the chemical loaded products we have been using on our skin. Ubtans and Homemade face masks are an indispensable part of our history and culture. Today I am sharing DIY natural facial masks made with Mustard powder. These mustard powder ubtans and face masks for glowing skin work wonderfully on skin.

mustard powder face mask

Benefits of Mustard For Skin

The most common form of using mustard on skin and hair is the oil which is extracted from the seeds.

Mustard Seeds are packed with oil that is know to be good anti-inflammtory oil.

Homemade Mustard Powder Face Mask #1

Mustard Seed Powder 1/2 tsp

1 tsp of  Bengal gram flour ( besan )

Sesame oil 1/2 tsp

Water 1 tsp (or as needed)

How to Make and Use

Take the ingredients in a bowl and mix everything well to make a fine paste.

Apply this On application mild itching might happen which is normal, but if the skin feels burning sensation after applying this  mustard face pack just wash your face immediately.

The phenolic compounds present in Sesame oil give it its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Vitamin E is the nutrient contained in Sesame oil  it can potentially protect the skin from the damage caused by pollution, and toxins and even from UV rays. 

This mustard powder mask will rejuvenate the skin, repair damage and will also fade away fine lines . It is also hydrating and nourishing mask that makes the skin flawless and supple.

Mustard and Rice Face Mask For Youthful Skin #2

While the mustard powder will make the skin flawless and supple due to its antioxidant properties Rice powder (flour) will brighten up the skin and prevent signs of aging.

Like how here in India we use Gram Flour as a common base of our face masks, Japanese women use Rice extensively in their skin care regime. In Japanese Skin care Rice is used in form of Rice water, Rice flour and boiled Rice.

Rice is incorporated in face masks and body scrubs as well.

Rice Flour 1 tsp

Mustard Seed Powder 1/2 tsp

Honey 1/2 tsp

How To Use

Mix all the ingredients and apply the face mask on face and neck except eyes and mouth. Leave it for 15 minutes.

Gently wash it off with lukewarm water

Apply this homemade Rice and mustard powder face 2 times in a week to reduce fine lines, wrinkles and dark spots.

DIY Mustard Seed Ubtan For Glowing Skin #3

This effective skin care recipe with Mustard powder is an Ubtan. Ubtan is traditionally used in India as an exfoliant as well as amask.

I have shared several recipes of Ubtans on this website. You can check them also.

How to make The Sarson (Mustard ) Ubtan

2 tsp Fullers Earth (Multani Mitti)

1 tsp Gram Flour

1 tsp Mustard Seed Powder

Pinch of Turmeric Powder

1 tsp Mustard Oil

Water to make the paste

Combine all the ingredients in a bowl and water to get a smooth thick consistency. It should not be too runny as it will start dripping after applying on the face. A thick lump-free paste is what you are looking for.

How To Apply

Apply the face mask on the face and leave it for 15 minutes. When the face mask becomes dry, wet your hands and scrub the face gently to remove tha mask.

Do not apply too much pressure while scrubbing as it may cause redness and burning sensation on the skin.

This Mustard Powder Ubtan can be used once in a week along with any one of the above two face masks being applied twice a week.

Mustard And Aloevera Face Mask #4

Mustartd Powder is pungent in nature, it may cause tingling in the skin on application. This can be addressed using this Aloevera gel Mustard Seed face mask. Aloevera will have a cooling effect on the skin and will also impart all of its benefits to the the skin. Rashes, blesmishes, tan, wrinkles and fine lines all these skin issues can be countered using this homemade face pack.

Aloevera Gel 1 tsp

Mustard Seed Powder 1/2 tsp

Organic Raw Honey 1/2 tsp

you will want to combine all the ingredients in bowl and mix it well. Apply the face mask thus prepare on your face and neck and relax for 2 minutes. Rinse it off and pat dry your face. You will see a fresh glow on your skin. you can apply this Aloevera mustard face pack 2-3 times a week. Rest of the days you can skip the mustard seed powder and use a mask prepared with Raw honey and Aloevera gel.

How to Make Mustard powder At home

Procure small variety of mustard seeds which is reddish in color. Wash the mustard seeds thoroughly with water. Spread it on a plate or clean cloth. Dry it under the sun. once dried you can drind it to fin powder and use it in your DIY mustard powder face mask recipes.

Alternatively you can also buy organic mustard powder online

Organic Mustard Powder For DIY Face Mask



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