Multani Mitti Clay
Multani Mitti is a clay material that is used primarily for absorbing excess oil and grease from substances. Also known as Fuller’s Earth. Used for cosmetic and medicinal purposes. This superfine clay material is primarily used for beauty purposes to attain beautiful skin and hair.
Most of the natural and homemade face packs have Multani mitti as their main ingredient. Can be applied to the face to have an oil-free, smooth and glowing skin. It can also be used as a hair mask to improve hair condition. Fuller’s earth is suitable for all skin types and conditions and is safe to use with almost no side-effects.
People suffering from oily skin and scalp can use it daily to attain squeaky clean skin. However, normal to dry skinned people must not use multani mitti facial packs, for more than 2 applications per week, as it strips your skin or scalp of all the essential oil and makes it dry and patchy.
Multani Mitti is generally used with water to make a fine paste. The natural ceramic elements render an elastic texture to the clay when mixed with water. This makes it easy for application on hair and skin. You can also enhance the properties of Multani Mitti by mixing a few drops of milk, lemon, honey or essential oils, based on your purpose and problem.
Multani mitti is a gift of nature for skincare. The various properties of Multani mitti are very helpful for different skin conditions. It dries very slowly after applying it on the skin and absorbs the dead cells present on the skin surface. It also pulls out the oil from the skin and makes it oil-free and moisturized.
Multani mitti contains healthy nutrients which when mixed with the different ingredient can help to treat many skin problems. It helps the skin in several ways like improving complexion, cleansing skin, diminishing pore sizes, fading freckles, removing blackheads and whiteheads, reducing acne and blemishes, soothing sunburns and making your skin glow.
FACE: It works wonders for acne-prone skin and also helps to remove scars and blemishes. Helps in lightening skin and reducing dark spots and melanin formation. It can even enhance your complexion and render a natural glow to your skin.
DARK PATCHES: It is rich in minerals and helps to reduce the dark patches from the skin and gives the skin a naturally flawless look. To reduce dark patches, you can prepare a homemade facial pack using Multani mitti, curd and mint powder and apply it. While Multani mitti can flush out the toxins from the skin, Yoghurt can naturally moisturize it, while mint powder can cool and soothe your skin. This can be especially used for sunburnt skin.
ACNE: Multani mitti reduces the pimples and also decreases the appearance of them again. Multani mitti has a great absorbing property. It helps to clean the oil from the skin and reduces the possibilities of pimples. Multani mitti contains magnesium chloride which helps to reduce pimples and blemishes.
SAGGING SKIN: If you have sagging skin and those lines and wrinkles are bothering you, then Multani mitti is once again at your service!! Multani mitti provides an exceptional home remedy to treat this situation.
REMOVES DEAD SKIN: Multani mitti removes the dead cells from the skin. It takes out all dead skins from our face and makes room for the pores to breathe. Applying a Multani mitti as a face pack cleanses the skin and makes it frees it from oil, dirt and dead skin cells. You can use Multani mitti as a scrub to remove the dead skin cells.
SKIN PIGMENTATION: Multani mitti is even used for getting rid of pigmentation as it has a soothing effect on the skin. Prepare a face pack at home and apply it and you will get an even complexion within a few days.
FACE WASH: You can regularly use this if your skin is excessively oily. Multani Mitti – ½ tbsp; Lime Juice – ½ tbsp; Water – 1 tbsp; Massage it well in your face, wash off for a clean glowing face.
FACE PACKS: Multani mitti face packs are most popular with beauticians who use them to help their clients achieve a natural glow. These packs are not only easy to make but can be customized to meet individual needs based on their problems. Multani mitti is also an essential ingredient in many markets available face packs to help in dealing with skin conditions like tanning, pigmentation etc. Multani Mitti – 1 tbsp; Fruit or Vegetable Powders – 1 tbsp; Rose Water – 2 tbsp. Use twice a week for best results.
LIPS: Regular use of Multani mitti on lips increases the blood circulation and makes them reddish and soft. Multani mitti must never be used on its own, as it further dehydrates the skin and results in chapping. This must be mixed with moisturizing agents like honey, rose water and milk to render naturally beautiful and soft lips.
TREAT SUNBURNS: If you are suffering from sunburn then applying Multani mitti on the affected area can reduce the irritation caused by sunburn to a great extent. It can instantly cool and soothe your sunburnt skin and offer great cooling relief. It is recommended to use Multani Mutti immediately after you come back home for best results.
REMOVING DARK STAINS: Multani mitti also finds its uses in removing dark stains and cleaning clothes. It is also an active or inactive ingredient in some detergents used in the laundry. Multani mitti has been used traditionally for soaking up excess oil and grease on clothes. It can also prevent impurities on clothes to make your laundry process simpler. The best way is to sprinkle Multani mitti immediately after an oil spill.
COMPRESSES: You can use it as both warm and cold compressors to treat problems of muscle pain, menstrual cramps, insect bites, burns and sunburn. For a warm compress, mix Multani mitti with lukewarm water and apply. Similarly, for a cold compress, mix Multani mitti with cold water and apply. You can use a few drops of peppermint oil for better results. It is best to chill Multani mitti in ice trays for simpler use.
HEAT RELIEF: Multani mitti is used to get relief from the heat. Prepare a paste using Multani mitti and water and apply it on the whole body except the chest areas. Its soothing effect will soothe the effects of hot temperature and sunburns. Applying on chest areas can produce respiratory problems. Multani mitti helps to draw out the extra heat from the body.
HAIR: Besides the skin, Multani mitti is also very helpful for treating different kind of hair problems like dandruff, split ends, oily scalp, etc. To get rid of oily scalp soak Multani mitti in water for a couple of hours and apply it on hair and scalp. To treat split ends, massage your hair with olive oil and wrap a cloth around your head and leave it for about two hours. Wash off the hair with a mixture of Multani mitti and water. Then use gentle baby shampoo to remove remaining Multani mitti from the hair. This will reduce split ends.
BLOOD CIRCULATION: Multani mitti is known to increase blood circulation within the body. If your skin is inflamed at certain area due to lack of blood circulation then the application of Multani mitti on that area can aid in increasing circulation, thereby reducing inflammation. Using Multani mitti paste on any part of the body helps to improve blood circulation. You can combine with almond or Walnut powder for better results.
BODY PAIN: Multani Mitti is also known to reduce body pains caused by physical strain and injuries. Multani Mitti can also offer cooling sensation to the injured area and treat the symptoms fast.
CRAMPS: Compresses made with Multani mitti can be used to relieve symptoms of abdominal menstrual cramps or pain caused due to sprains in muscles. This can also help you get rid of the discomfort caused by periods and help you overcome the issues. It is best to use natural treatments like Multani mitti instead of opting for chemicals to get rid of pains.
HERBAL BATH: Multani mitti can be used as a herbal bath for glowing soft skin.
Multani Mitti for dry skin may not be suitable, as it can quickly absorb all the essential oils present on the scalp and skin.
People with respiratory problems like stuffy chest and asthma may experience uneasiness due to the cooling effect of Multani Mitti.
Ingesting Multani Mitti is not recommended as there are numerous side effects.
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