From ages we’ve been hearing amazing benefits of using Milk for Beauty, thanks to the Queen of Egypt, Cleopatra, who attributed her smooth skin and beauty to the ingredient milk. Milk is also great for your hair being the rich source of vitamins and minerals that are vital for your hair health. Here are Benefits of Using Milk for Hair and Skin
1. Cleansing Milk
You may have already heard and tried out different cleansing milks from several brands, but plain raw milk can be used as a cleanser. It helps clean up the dirt and grime deposited on the pores of your skin. All you need to do is dip a piece of cotton in milk (preferably cold milk) and rub it all over your skin and then wash it off later.
2. Milk and Lemon as Bleach
Skin experts always recommend opting for natural bleaching agents rather than manufactured products that are loaded with tons of chemicals. Milk and lemon together is one of the best remedies. Mix 2 spoons of milk and few drops lime juice. Add besan to thicken the pack and use it as bleach for atleast a week to notice that there is a definite increase in your complexion and reduced tan.
3. Milk and Almonds Scrub
Milk contains AHA (alpha hydroxy acid) which helps in delaying the ageing process and makes your skin gorgeous. Grab the raw milk along with almonds to prepare the exfoliating scrub. Grind few almonds and mix them with raw milk. You can also add half tablespoon of honey to the mixture. Switch your regular scrub with this natural scrub and we’re sure you’ll witness natural glow to the face.
4. Milk as Moisturizer
While you can use milk cream for face to moisturize dry skin, you can also use raw milk to replenish the lost natural moisturising factors of dry skin. Apply raw or milk cream for face as well as skin, and it works wonders. It is also one of the best home remedies for chapped lips.
5. Milk for Skin Whitening
Here’s how to use Milk For Beauty. Milk has properties that helps lighten the skin and promote the shedding of pigmented skin cells. Milk and honey mix can promote skin whitening. In a bowl, mix 2 tablespoons of powdered milk with 1 tablespoon honey and 2 tablespoons of warm water. Mix the ingredients well to form a face pack and apply it all over the face and neck and allow it to dry. Rinse with warm water. Following this remedy regularly can make your skin fairer and radiant.
6. Milk Hair Treatment
Ever used milk for dry and rough hair? Try the Milk hair treatment. All you need to do is massage the milk on your scalp so that it can nourish your hair from the inside out. Wash off after a few minutes and the remedy will make your hair naturally soft and silky.
7. Milk Mask for Hair
Not just the regular milk, but coconut milk also works wonders for hair. Apply coconut milk on your hair from roots to ends and leave it on for 30 minutes. Wash it off with water to make your hair soft, shiny and manageable. Milk based products can also make your scalp healthier.
8. Milk as Hair Conditioner
Try a DIY natural hair conditioner that is easy as well as effective. Mix few drops of raw milk, yogurt, baby oil and mayonnaise in a bowl. Apply it on your scalp and hair and wear a shower cap for 40 minutes. Wash off your hair with warm water. Following this Hair Conditioning treatment with milk regularly makes your hair softer and smoother.
Go ahead and use raw milk in your daily beauty regimen. Do you know other benefits of Milk for Beauty? Do comment us below on how do you use Milk for Hair and Skin
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