Fuller’s earth or also know as Multani mitti is the basic ingredient in all herbal beauty care products. It has immense benefits and as a natural ingredient it tends to have no known harm. It has many beneficial minerals, including magnesium, quartz, silica, iron, calcium, calcite and dolomite. Nature has provided this magical product to take care of all your hair and skin problems. Following are few of the many benefits of Fuller’s earth or Multani mitti.
Helps Oily Skin:
Fuller’s earth can be used to remove excess oil from oily skin. It can also unclog pores and balance the natural pH level of the skin. It’s commonly used as a homemade face pack. Mix together equal amounts of fuller’s earth, rose water, and sandalwood powder. Apply this mixture on your face as a face pack. Let it dry out naturally, and then wash it off with lukewarm water.
A Natural Marks and Spots Remover:
The mix of Fuller’s earth, tomato juice and sandal wood powder makes an excellent cure for diminishing black spots naturally.
Helps Blemished Skin:
Fuller’s earth is an excellent cleansing agent that can improve your skin complexion by removing blemishes and restores uneven skin tone. Mix together two tablespoons of fuller’s earth and curd. Let the mixture sit for 30 minutes. Add one teaspoon of mint powder and blend the mixture well. Apply the mixture on your face and neck area. Leave it on for 20 to 30 minutes, and then wash it off with warm water. Use regularly, twice a week, to notice a huge improvement in your skin complexion. This paste can also be used on arms and legs to enhance their complexion. This remedy is equally helpful for a suntan.
Acne and pimples can also be treated with the regular use of Fuller’s earth. Fuller’s earth can surely solve your problem. It helps get rid of clogged pores and reduces excess oil secretion, two main causes of acne and pimples. Mix two teaspoons of fuller’s earth, one teaspoon of neem leaf paste, and enough rose water to make a thick paste. Optionally, add a pinch of camphor. Apply the paste over the affected area. Leave it on for 15 minutes, and then wash it off with plain water. Pat your skin dry with a soft towel and apply a mild moisturizer. Use this remedy once a week to keep your skin acne free.