Multani Mati Facial Clay Powder 100g
Hailing from the city of Multan, this clay mask translates to Fuller’s Earth in English. For a long, people in the regions of what was previously the subcontinent have seen their grandmothers and mothers put on this clay mask and talk about its many benefits.
However, have you ever stopped and thought about what these benefits might be?
Why is Multani Mati Beneficial for the Skin?
Multani Mati is one of the age-old tricks to achieve healthy and glowing skin. Before there were any beauty products around, this clay mask existed, and its many benefits are why it is still one of the most used beauty secrets.
1. For Acne and pimples
The effect of this clay is cold, while it helps remove excess oil and abscess from the skin. The cooling properties and removing dirt together help tone down pimples and acne.
2. Improves Blood Circulation
Besides its magic for removing impurities, Multani Mati helps improve blood circulation, helping you achieve a radiant and glowing skin tone.
3. Works as an Antiseptic
The medicinal use of Multani Mati falls back to World War 1. The clay was used as a cooling pack to help wounds heal faster while curing internal and external injuries.
To date, the clay mask is used as an effective antimicrobial.
4. Suntan and Pigmentation
The clay mask helps remove the major suntan you might have developed and works towards improving the pigmentation on your skin.
Multani Mati Powder for Hair Growth
Applying multani mati paste on the scalp has shown to have positive results as far as hair growth is concerned. Take a tablespoon of multani mati powder and slowly combine with water until you get a grainy paste. Apply it carefully across your scalp using your hands and let it sit for 30 minutes. Rinse and wash hair in warm water with a natural shampoo.
Homemade Face Mask
Take two tablespoons of multani mati powder and a bit of water to make a paste. Apply it as a face mask and leave it on for 20 minutes. Wash with cool water to draw out impurities and soothe inflammation. Can also be mixed with our neem and aritha powders for added benefits. Reveal glowing, radiant skin every time.
Solum fullonum (Fullers Earth).
Allergy advice: Avoid contact with the eyes. With natural products, a skin test is recommended prior to use. Apply a small amount of paste behind the ear and wait 24 hours. If skin irritation occurs, discontinue use.