Ubtan for pimples, blemishes, freckles and fair complexion
Today this article will talk about how to make ubtan at home with natural ingredients. As this is quite old tradition to use for brides to be and it is applied in a traditional ceremony which give very beautiful glow to the skin. You can also make it at home and apply it for skin whitening. Furthermore, it even out the skin tone and you can add certain ingredients for glowing skin.
It is good for both oily and dry skin but you can add certain ingredients according to your skin type. For example if you have dry skin types then you can add additional hydrating ingredients and essential oil. Or you can make a clay based ubtan for oily skin.
Here are some easy steps to make this ubtan at home:
Orange peel powder
How to prepare orange peel powder?
First of all we need orange peels for this. We can leave it in sunlight and in open environment to let it dry to crusty form.
When you thick that peel has dried out enough then you can crush it and blend it in a grinding machine to get its fine powder.
You can make this powder by two ways. One you can get it by scratching the outer peel layer(orange one) only and grinding it in a grinding machine. Second is you can get the whole peel of orange and then dry it out it will include the both outer orange and inner white layers. You can further filter these powders to get even more fine powder.
First of all to make this ubtan, you need one big full teaspoon of ground red lentil flour in a bowl. Then add one teaspoon of orange peel powder and also add half teaspoon of radish seed powder. Then add two pinches of turmeric powder in the mixture. Now add half teaspoon of fuller’s earth clay and squeeze half fresh lemon in it.
After that add half teaspoon of olive oil and enough yogurt to make a creamy and thick mixture. Make sure your mixture in not either very thick or runny. Keep the creamy texture and your ubtan is ready as shown in the picture.
You can apply this on your face, hands and feet with a cotton pad and wait for 20 minutes or let it dry. Then rinse it off with Lukewarm water. You can use this mask once a week. Keep repeating the process for like 3 months too see the prominent difference.
If your skin can tolerate vitamin C easily and does not show any sensitivity then you can use it more than once a week. Try to make fresh pack every time you want to use it.
Benefits of ingredients:
pure sources of vitamin C in this ubtan:
Orange peel powder:
Orange peel has more benefits like lemon because it is rich with vitamin C. this vitamin is very important and act as a strong antioxidant as well. It prevents the skin from damaging rays of sun by reducing the process of oxidation. Also, it cause the neutralization of free radicals and prevent it from spreading havoc of the skin.
Vitamin C is beneficial in dry out the acne pimples. Furthermore, it helps to diminish the sign of blemishes and marks. Also, it has a great role in improving the texture of the skin.
Lemon has citric acid in it and rich in Vitamin C. When it comes to skincare, it is impossible to ignore this vitamin. It should be part of your skin regime.
It is strong antioxidant and it causes reduction of the effects of free radicals and helps your skin from photo aging or premature aging of the skin.
It is best for skin affected with acne. It helps the removal of blemishes, dark spot and hyperpigmentation. In short, it gives the skin natural and whitening glow.
Benefits of this ubtan:
A great blemish remover:
It is very effect for blemishes on your skin that might be caused by any kind of reason like acne, normal pimples, some injury or rashes. It even helps with the removal of some type of warts or moles.
Very good for dry skin:
This ubtan has a certain type of oil in it that helps the skin from excessive dry or flaky skin. Also, it provide your skin with maximum hydration.
Works for aging skin:
Red lentil flour, fullers earth and orange peel powder are also used for exfoliation and anti-aging purpose. These will reduce the damaging effects of sun on your skin. Furthermore, it has natural oils that prove to be very effective in reducing signs of aging and prevents the skin from getting tan or dull.
Hydration and moisturization:
Other important thing you need to do is keep you skin hydrated and moisturized. As dryness can disturb or breakdown these proteins and they lose its flexibility as well. So moisture and hydrated ingredients are the next very important step.this mask has such ingredients like yogurt and olive oil and it will lock the moisture into the skin. And also it will attract the water base components into the skin cells. This is how your skin will remain moisturized and hydrated for a long time even in winters.
Tone the facial skin:
Special ingredients present in this ubtan will also serve as the toner. Toner actually cleanse the skin, remove dirt from pores and reduce the size of pores. Moreover they balance the pH of the skin which is slightly toward acidic nature. These ingredients are citric in nature and they will help to maintain the pH balance as well.
White and bright skin:
Lactic acid, vitamin C, antioxidants and other bleaching agents present in this mask will help to exfoliate the dead skin cells from your face. New skin underneath is fresh, bright and fair so this will impart these characteristics as well.