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Beauty Benefits Of Methi Seeds

By: Debdatta Mazumder
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Fenugreek seeds, popularly known as methi, can be your best friend when it comes to your skin care regimen. You spend a lot on beauty products available at market.

However, you know those are not absolutely free from side effects. For example any anti-dandruff shampoo can wash off dandruff, but make your hair more rough and frizzy. While you have handy home remedies, why to use those chemical-laden products, right?

The beauty benefits of methi seeds can mesmerise you. From your hair to skin, a handful of methi seeds can do magic within a few days. All you need to do is to have a clear idea about the best ways to use methi seeds for body care.

Methi is a magical spice that every kitchen has. The spice and the leaves are used as culinary material. Methi Paratha is a yummy recipe that most Indians like.

However, what are the beauty benefits of methi seeds? The use of fenugreek in beauty treatment has its long history. You can find the mention of methi seeds in the pages of old Ayurvedic manuscripts.

Therefore, you should try the best ways to use methi seeds for body care. And you don’t have to spend a lot too. Here are some of the beauty benefits of using methi seeds. Read on to know more.


1.Cures Acne And Pimples:

Grind methi seeds to make a powder. Now, add warm water and honey to make a paste. Apply it on the affected areas. Fenugreek seeds also treat cystic acne. If you've problems of blackheads, methi seed is a good solution to use.


2.Anti-ageing Treatment:

Untimely wrinkles look so irritating, right? Make a face pack with methi paste, warm milk and honey.

Apply it on your face and let it dry for about 20 minutes. Wash it off thoroughly. Methi seeds prevent free radicals and rejuvenate your skin.


3.Wonderful Scrub:

This is one of the best ways to use methi seeds for body care. Exfoliation is very much needed to get rid of the dead skin cells. Soak fenugreek seeds overnight and make a paste of it the next morning.

Now, add curd, gram flour and soaked water to the paste. Apply it on your face and rub gently. Wash it off after 15 minutes.


4.Lightens Your Skin Tone:

Are you tired of trying different methods to get rid of those stubborn dark circles? Do you have those annoying black or brown spots on your skin? Use a pack with fenugreek powder and milk.

Weekly application can reduce those pesky marks and brighten your skin tone effectively.


5.Cleanses From The Inside:

The beauty benefits of methi seeds are plenty. Fenugreek water is a very good toner for your skin that cleanses your skin from the inside. Also, you can drink fenugreek water in an empty stomach, every morning, to get a glowing skin from the inside. It also helps you to lose weight.


6.Removes Dandruff:

Not only for skin, but fenugreek has wonderful impacts on your hair as well. If you want to remove dandruff completely, use fenugreek paste on your scalp and hair.

For a better result, use homemade curd. You can prevent dandruff with regular use of this hair mask.


7.Fights Hair Loss:

While thinking of the beauty benefits of methi seeds, you can't ignore this one. Hair fall is a serious problem today.

Methi works wonderful on your scalp to strengthen the hair roots and also treat the problem of weak hair follicles. Methi also brings luster and a good bounce to your hair.

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Story first published: Sunday, January 31, 2016, 12:00 [IST]
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