Yellow Split Peas Gel and Skin Polisher:
Today this article will talk about how to make gel and skin polisher at home with natural ingredients like yellow split peas. 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, aloe vera gel, coconut oil or almond oil. Or you can make a clay based ubtan for oily skin.
Benefits of ingredients:
All the ingredients mixed together will benefit our skin to the maximum level. This will help our skin to loosen up the top dead skin layer and it will eventually come off with gently massage. The face polishing powder will provide our skin with maximum protein and essential oil like nutrients and many more. This powder will stimulate and gather the elastin and collagen to be produced more and smooth out the skin.
This will even increase the blood circulation to our face area which will help to reduce the acne and blemishes. Antioxidants present in this powder or combined with lemon or tomato will bring down the damaging effects of sun. In short its regular use will do rejuvenation for our skin that you might get in salon facials.
Here are some easy steps to make this face polisher and gel at home:
Procedure for gel:
yellow split peas
First of all you need a handful of yellow chickpeas and separate any type of dirt or rocky particles from it. Then wash it for 2-3 times and add 1 and half cup of water in it. Leave it on room temperature (25 degrees) or in fridge for 5-6 yours. After that put the mixture along with water in grinding machine and blend it until it makes a homogeneous mixture.
Then you can filter this mixture through a cotton cloth as shown in the picture.As we don’t need its pulp while making its gel. After that step take flaxseeds and grind them in a grinding machine to get its powder form. Add one and half tablespoon of flaxseeds powder in it and also add one tablespoon of almond oil or coconut oil.Now put this mixture on stove and heat it up until it makes a thick creamy mixture as shown in the picture.
You can store this gel in fridge for a week and also can use it in making different mask and face polisher. If you want to use it for wrinkles then simply apply it on your face and leave it on in relaxing phase for at least 20 minutes. Then rinse off your face with lukewarm water and apply you skin care or essential oils.
Procedure for skin polisher:
Yellow split peas gel
Aloe vera gel
Vitamin E capsules
Method and use:
You simply need to take one tablespoon of aloe vera gel and 3 capsule of vitamin E in a bowl. Mix this mixture for at least 5 minutes then add one tablespoon of yellow split gel in it. After that mix it well and your face polisher is ready. You can apply it on your face with clean fingers or a brush then massage it for 5-7 minutes. You can also massage it for 20 minutes for better effects. Try to make this polisher fresh every time you want to use it.
Benefits of yellow peas:
Yellow peas are extremely beneficial and important for your daily skincare routine. It has so many benefits which are not just for health but it has taken quite the top place in skin care for home remedies. People have used this flour for quite long in their daily skin care regime.
Yellow pea helps to improve the tanning of skin which is caused by UV damaging rays of the sun. Hence it is helping in whitening of skin and give it a fresh glow. It loosens up the dead skin cells on your facial skin and which come off easily by a gentle scrub and promote the renewal of out layer. Then you have fresh and younger looking skin. Furthermore, it gives you an instant glow.