Rice powder has been used for centuries as a natural beauty aid by Asian women.Itâ€™s natural anti ageing and oil-absorbing properties, makes them good for oily or acne-prone and dull mature skin.Itâ€™s also a good anti-inflammatory and skin whitening agent that soothes sunburned skin and makes skin smooth and fairer naturally..
1.Rice Powder as Translucent Face Powder
This two-ingredient wonder (fine rice powder and corn starch powder) is one of the easiest and effective alternative to talc-heavy face powders. The all-natural powder absorbs oil,Â blends easily with the skin and cover pores.
Mix 2 tbsp. of rice powder with 1 tbsp. of corn starch powder and using a make-up brush dust on your face.Do this after applying the foundation for a silky, satin smooth finish and also to help make-up stay longer.Newsflash: rice powder have become a trendy ingredient in commercially-produced loose powders, such as the Java Bourjois.
2.Exfoliating Rice Powder Body Scrub for Silky Smooth Skin
This body scrub works wonderfully on your skin.It exfoliates, purifies and re-mineralize your skin.Infused with natural beauty ingredients this body scrub leaves your skin satin-smooth and soft.It deeply polish away flaky and dead skin cells leaving your skin clean and refreshed.The nourishing ingredients honey and coconut oil hydrates, replenish skin moisture and retains natural sheen.
Prepare an exfoliating body scrub by mixing 2 tbsp of gram flour, 1/2 cup of semi fine rice powder, 1/4 cup of sugar, 4 tbsp. of honey and few drops of coconut oil.Gently combine all the ingredients well to get consistency like body scrub.
Use it before taking bath; gently scrub this mixture all over your body for 3 minutes and then rinse with cool water.
3.Rice Powder for Fairer and Odour-Free Underarms
Dusting talcum powder under your arms can cause gradual darkening of your skin.Substitute your usual chemical-laden deodorant with a little rice powder, which is a natural remedy for odour-free and fairer underarms.After taking bath dust some rice powder under your arms.This prevents excessive underarm sweating, controls unwanted body odour and reveals smooth and fairer underarm skin.
4.Rice Powder Face Pack for Glowing Skin
This is not your ordinary face pack, each application contains a power-packed punch of antioxidants and vitamins.The cherries and citrus boost facial glow and radiance, guard against environmental stress, gives strength and lustre to damaged skin and makes skin gorgeously bright and resilient.
Blend 2 tbsp. of rice powder, slices of orange, apple pieces and 3 cherries to a smooth paste.Add 2 tbsp.Â of cold yoghurt and mix well.Apply the pack and allow it to stay for 30 minutes.Rinse with cold water and then rub an ice cube to tighten pores.
5.Rice Powder as Fairness Skin Toner
A soothing facial toner for oily or acne prone skin.It controls secretion of excess oil from skin surface, tightens pores, improves skin tone and fades away dark spots and other skin blemishes.The natural goodness of rice powder and lemon juice keeps your skin fair and refreshed.
To make this miracle toner, firstly soak handful of rice in 1 cup of warm water overnight.In the morning, strain the rice water into a separate bowl and add 3 tbsp .of lemon juice.Place the mixture into the refrigerator for 1 hour. To use, dip a cotton ball into this rice water solution and gently dab your face.MYNEWSHUB