Kashmiri women can offer much insight when it comes to beauty and skincare. Here, Onmanorama unravels the mystery behind their glowing skin and impeccable radiance.
Kashmir produces the world's finest saffron, second only to Spain. Saffron is rich in properties that make the skin not only fairer but also radiant. A pack made by mixing sandalwood paste, kesar and milk is an ultimate savior for skin woes. Apply the pack on your face and massage in circular motions. Repeat thrice a week for best results.
Almonds work as great exfoliating agents. Soak 8-10 almonds in warm water. Crush them in milk and use it as a face scrub. This natural cleansing mixture will keep your skin glowing.
Walnuts crushed in milk cream acts as a natural exfoliating agent. But the Kashmiri folks also use Walnut oil for long tresses. Massaging your hair with walnut oil can boost hair growth and help you get a luscious mane.
Kashmir is rich in dishes that make use of milk and other products. Milk cream also serves a special purpose in the beauty regime of a Kashmiri girl. Mix malai or milk cream with besan and make a thick paste. Apply this pack on your face for 20 minutes and wash off with plenty of water. This face pack will give you smooth and spotless skin. Malai cream can also be mixed with kesar and kept overnight. This mixture can further be applied on your face for the same results.