Safe And Natural Scrubs To Remove Holi Colour

By: Ajanta Sen

Holi is the most vibrant and colourful festival of India. It is the time when we get together with our near and dear ones to share our happiness and togetherness.

Moreover, when you think of holi, the first thing that comes to your mind is “plenty of colours”! Yes, it is rightly called the festival of colours.

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Have you ever thought how would the festival look like without any colours, water balloons or water guns? Of course not, celebrating holi is just impossible without all these.

Holi means heaps of colours, fun and frolic. We all love the festival of holi; however, there are some people who always remain apprehensive about the after-effects of holi.

Yes, you guessed it right. Those stubborn colours that leave stains on your skin for many days. A few of you may also suffer from patches and rashes all over your body.

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However, you don't have to worry now, as we're going to share recipes for natural scrubs to use. The article highlights some of the wonderful natural scrub recipes to remove holi colour from the face. Read on to know more:

Besan And Milk Scrub

Make a paste with besan and milk and apply it all over your face and neck. This is one of the best natural scrubs to remove holi colour from face. Let the paste dry, and then slowly rub it with your wet hands. During the scrubbing process, the holi colour will stick to the besan pack and eventually all the colour on your face will come off. Wash your face with plain water and then apply some moisturiser later.

Masoor Dal Scrub

Make a paste with 1 tsp of masoor dal (powdered), 3-4 drops of lemon juice, 1 tsp of rose water and dried orange peel powder. Apply this paste on to your entire face and allow it to dry. Rub off this face pack with wet hands and thereafter wash your face with plain water. Finally, apply some moisturiser.

Almond Scrub

Prepare a natural scrub with 1 tbsp of honey, 1 tbsp of almond powder, a few drops of milk and 2-3 drops of lime juice. This pack is also one of the most effective natural scrubs to remove holi colour from face. Apply this pack on to your face and let it dry. Take off this pack by scrubbing it off with wet hands.

Calamine Powder Scrub

Make a paste with 2 tbsp of calamine powder, a little bit of honey and some drops of rose water. Apply this paste on to your entire face and allow it to dry up. Remove this paste with your wet hands by gradually rubbing it off. Thereafter, wash your face with normal water, and finally apply a mild moisturiser.

Aloe Vera Scrub

This is one of the best homemade scrub recipes to remove holi colour from face. Take a cotton ball and dip it in some aloe vera and lemon juice. Then apply this solution all over your face with the help of the cotton ball by constantly rubbing it in circular movements. Repeat the process until all the colour comes off.

Lemon Wedge Scrub

This is one of the most effective natural scrubs to remove holi colour from face. Take some lemon wedges and rub it on the colour-stained areas of your face. The acetic acid present in lemon helps to lighten the stubborn stains and finally helps in removing the colours from face.

Mango Powder Scrub

This is one of the most helpful homemade scrubs to remove holi colour from face. Make this natural scrub by soaking some mango powder in a little bit of water. Apply this paste on face, and as soon as it dries up, scrub it off with the help of wet hands to chuck out the adamant colours.

Read more about: holi, colour, scrubs, face, body
Story first published: Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 16:04 [IST]
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