In winter, you can replace any expensive skin care and beauty product with a simplest and most affordable product, natural glycerin. Glycerin is so effective in making the skin beautiful and improving its appearance. However, you cannot use it alone. Rather, it should always be used on the skin by mixing it with some other product, which acts as a carrier for it.
Glycerin beneficial for hair
Glycerin is often thought to be used for the skin and for healing ulcers. However, glycerin is the best home remedy to make hair smooth in just one go. Hair expert, Jawed Habib, himself told the recipe to use it. You can also use glycerin while preparing hair masks.
- 1 ripe banana
- 2 tsp glycerin
- 2 tbsp curd or milk
Prepare a hair mask by mixing these three ingredients. To prepare a fine mask, you grind them together in a mixer. If your hair are very dry, then add honey to it. If you have excessive hairfall problem, then add 2 spoons of aloe vera gel to it.
Apply the prepared hair mask on the hair for 30 minutes and then shampoo with fresh water. Its effect will be visible on your hair in just one wash. Hair will not be dry in winter and the problem of dandruff will also not bother you.
Glycerin with Fuller’s earth
Fuller’s earth (multani mitti) face pack is used to control the oil of the skin during the summer season. So in the winter season, you can use this face pack to maintain the moisture of the skin by adding glycerin to it.
- 1 tsp Multani Matti
- 1 teaspoon glycerin
- 1 tsp rose water
- 1/2 teaspoon honey
Make a face pack by mixing these things. You can apply this pack every day so that your skin remains protected from the effects of cold winds. If you have oily skin, then reduce the amount of glycerin to half a teaspoon.
Glycerin for Foot Care
Glycerin gives amazing results in keeping the feet smooth, on doing pedicure at home during the winter season. You can take 2 to 3 teaspoons of glycerin in half a bucket of lukewarm water. Mix together one teaspoon rock salt, half a cup of milk and mix.
Now soak your feet in this mix for 20 to 25 minutes and then clean it by rubbing it with a scrubber. Wash your feet twice a week with this method for the whole winter. You will not only feel your feet to be smooth but this will also save your money simultaneously. Besides, this recipe also removes the fatigue of the feet.
Coffee Face Pack Cum Scrub
You can prepare a face pack and scrub of coffee powder by mixing it with glycerin. By preparing just one mix, you can take the benefits of both face pack and skin scrub from it.
- 1tsp coffee powder
- 1 teaspoon glycerin
- 1/2 tsp sandalwood powder or rice flour
- 1 tsp coconut oil
Mix these ingredients and scrub on this mixture on your face and neck. After scrubbing for just 3 to 4 minutes, leave it on the skin for 20 minutes so that you can get the full benefits of the face pack. Then wash and clean the face.
Pimples as well as their stubborn marks will also disappear.