Chickpea flour is a food item that should not be restricted to making food alone. It has multiple benefits for hair, face and health. It has been used for de-tanning and brightening skin tone for centuries and its super cleansing properties leave your face looking its best ever.
Here are some ways in which you can use the food item for your skin.
- Skin Brightening: Mix 4 teaspoons of Chickpea flour with 1 teaspoon of lemon juice and yogurt. Add a pinch of salt and mix to form a smooth paste. Apply the mask all over your face and neck and wait until it dries. Rinse with cool water. You can repeat this procedure daily before you take a bath. Other ingredients like orange peel grind can also be added for instantly glowing skin.
- Skin Exfoliating: Mix 3 teaspoons of the flour with 1 teaspoon of ground oats and 2 teaspoons of corn flour. You can add a little raw milk too. Mix thoroughly. Apply this mask to your body and scrub. The scrub works very well and removes dead skin cells all over your body. It also removes excess sebum and dirt.
- For Blemish-free Skin: Mix 3 teaspoons of flour, 1 teaspoon of fenugreek powder and 1 teaspoon of turmeric powder together and store in a container. Use this powder in a little quantity with some milk cream and wash the face regularly with it instead of soap.