Saffron is often known as ‘Kesar’ in Hindi. It is one of the rich spice of India. It is popular and expensive too. It makes the taste great when added to food and beverages. The color, taste, and its properties add to its medicinal properties which make it renowned across the globe.
Saffron is popularly known for its rich taste in food and making beverages. But it is most significantly known for its medicinal characteristics and the benefits. It’s expensive in the market but has amazing benefits after use. Apart from saffron consumption in food, it has an amazing effect on using it for your skin. Use saffron for your skin. It treats every skin type in such a medicinal way.
Here are few expert suggestions which saffron can do for your skin:
1. For radiant skin: For radiant and soft skin, make a face pack with few strands of saffron, milk and sandalwood powder. Wash your face thoroughly and apply this mixture. Let it dry for 15 minutes and rinse it with cold water. Apply this mask multiple times in a week for smooth skin.
2. For fairer skin: Soak few strands of saffron in milk for 2 hours and keep stirring the mixture. Apply this milk on your face and neck. Wash it after 10 minutes. Using this regularly will make your skin naturally fair. Herbal ways are better than the chemicals.
3. For Acnes, blemishes, and Blackheads: Treating antifungal content of saffron makes it easy to fight acnes, blemishes and blackheads. Basil leaves help to clean acnes and pimples. Mix few basil leaves with strands of saffron. Mix it well to form a paste. Apply this paste on your wet face. Wash it after 15 minutes. This helps to remove acnes and pimples.
4. For dry skin: Dull and dry skin is the basic skin problem today. Lemon and saffron help to get over this problem. Lemon cleans the skin too deep and saffron provides luminosity to it. Take a pinch of saffron powder, add a lemon drop to it and milk if needed. Mix the dough and apply on the face. Let it dry for 20 minutes and then wash it with warm water. Repeat this twice a week for beautiful skin.