We are all dreaming about beautiful, soft and velvety skin. A face that has an even complexion, without discolorations, dark spots, dark circles under eyes and wrinkles. And it is possible to have all that. You don’t need expensive treatments and cosmetic products; you just need one simple thing-rice.
Rice is very beneficial ingredient that has so many positive effects on human health. It has also a lot of beauty benefits especially for skin care. It is main component of so many cosmetic products for skin care. So now you have a reason not to waste the water next time you cook rice, because it is the most cheap and effective way to treat your skin.
Asian women used the water from rice to wash and bathe, maybe it is some of the reasons they have such perfect skin. Rice is rich with linoleic acid that is powerful antioxidant that stimulates the production of collagen in the skin. It also contains substance known as squalene which protects the skin from the effects of sun. This is one of those treatments you need to try so you can enjoy its benefits.
This is what you will need to prepare this treatment:
1 tablespoon of honey
3-4 tablespoons of rice. You can use white, brown, whole grain, basmati… any kind of rice is good.
Preparation of the treatment
Put the rice in cold water. Place the pot on the heat and cook over medium heat. When the rice sis cooked, strain it and put the rice in one bowl and the water in the other. Put the milk and honey in a bowl with the rice and make a paste. Apply the paste on the cleaned face and let it on for 10-15 minutes. Then rinse it off with the rice water. Don’t use any kind of soap and chemicals. Repeat this treatment 2 times a week for a period of 4-5 weeks. In this period your skin will become healthier, and younger and more beautiful.