Margosa leaves and its usage is in practice since Ayurveda was born. Best known for its anti-microbial, anti-septic and anti-inflammatory properties, margosa is accepted as one of the best ingredient for a number of purposes. It has various usage such as freeing the skin from germs, killing every possibility of acnes and blemishes and above all clearing the skin from any kind of mark. However, there is a method to use it on your skin. Down here are mentioned about the top 6 methods of using margosa powder on face but before that you must know how to form margosa powder.
How To Form Margosa Powder?
Dry margosa leaves for many days and then crush to form its powder. If in excess, you may store it in an air-tight jar and bring into use in the future.
Top 8 Ways To Use Margosa Face Pack For Clear Skin
1. Margosa Powder And Rose Water
Not all the time, you need to mix other ingredients to enhance the powder of an ingredient. You must know that some ingredients are so capable in itself and do not need other ingredients. Margosa powder being one such. However, you do need rose water to prepare a fine paste. You may use water as well but why not add some pinkish tinge to the skin as well. To form the mask, mix 2 teaspoon of margosa powder in a bowl. Add rose water enough to prepare a fine mask. Mix well and apply everywhere on your face. Keep for 20 minutes and then rinse thoroughly with lukewarm water.
2. Margosa Powder And Yoghurt
Although the first purpose of the recipe is to soothe the oily skin but it is not all. Margosa powder by combing its strength with yoghurt, clears the face and also revives its beauty. In this recipe, yoghurt will soften, bleach, moisturize and control excess of oil of the skin while margosa powder is all meant for clearing the skin from marks and bacterial infections as well. To prepare the face pack, mix 2 teaspoon of margosa powder with 1 teaspoon of yoghurt. Add some rose water to form a fine paste. Mix all the ingredients well and apply on your face. Keep for some 20 minutes or until it air dries. Finally wash off with lukewarm water giving few final splashes of cold or chill water.
3. Margosa And Gram Flour
This face pack is suitable for oily skin. The recipe helps the skin kick out rashes and pimples and even its marks thus clearing the skin thoroughly. Use the face pack three times a week to makes your skin clear and new within a quick span. To form the recipe, mix one teaspoon each of gram flour and one teaspoon of margosa powder. Add some rose water to mix these and form a thick consistency. Apply everywhere from face to neck and keep for some 10-20 minutes. Do wash off with lukewarm water when it is time. Do not forget to give few final splashes of chill water.
4. Margosa Powder And Papaya
I must say that this is one of the perfect remedy for a skin that is soft, supple, bright, clean and clear. It is also very significant in adding extra glow to the skin. Do use it thrice every week on your skin to enjoy these benefits. Take few ripe papaya pulp pieces and add to some margosa powder. Mash well. If it doesn’t make a fine paste then do add some honey to it. After mashing well, apply on your skin and keep for some 15-20 minutes. Finally rinse off with lukewarm water followed by cold water.
5. Margosa Powder And Cream
This recipe is very useful in reviving the dull and tired skin and imbibing glow in it. Using it continuously also hydrates it from inside and also softens it unlike before. Do not prolong more than twice every week. Add one teaspoon of whipped cream to two teaspoon of margosa powder. Mix well and if the paste turn out too thick, add some rose water as well. Mix properly and apply an even layer on your face. Keep for some 20 minutes and then wash off with cold water.
6. Margosa And Honey
This makes a perfect moisturizing and skin cleansing recipe. Cleansing does not mean cleaning the pores, it also mean clearing the skin from acnes and its marks. Best suited for oily skin, this recipe is for refreshing up the dull and tired skin and reviving its attractiveness. Do use twice every week to bear excellent results. To form the recipe, add 1 teaspoon of honey to one teaspoon of margosa powder. Mix well to form a recipe. Apply uniformly on your face to neck and allow to rest for some 10-20 minutes. Rinse off the skin properly with cold water afterwards.
7. Sandalwood And Margosa Powder
Sandalwood when mixed with margosa powder makes a recipe that is capable of calming the skin pores thus clearing the skin and reducing the chances of any kind of infection and bacterial disasters. Using this face pack regularly on skin will also make acnes and pimples give up. To prepare this face pack, simply mix 2 teaspoon of sandalwood and one teaspoon of margosa powder. Add some rose water to mix these two and form a paste. Apply thoroughly on your face and allow to rest for some 20 minutes. Finally wash off with lukewarm water giving few final splashes of cold water. Instead of applying daily, use just two times a week.
8. Margosa And Fuller’s Earth
When both of these powders are mixed together and used regularly on skin, the excess of oil present in the pores can be removed and the skin can also be made acne free. Besides clearing the face, the recipe also brightens the skin and makes it attractive.
Add one teaspoon of margosa powder into same amount of fuller’s earth. Use coconut water to form the paste out of these two. When it becomes so, apply a uniform layer on your face and allow to rest for 20 minutes. Finally rinse off with lukewarm water giving few final splashes of chill water. Follow the same recipe twice every week.