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Homemade Face Packs to Remove Holi Colour

By: Debdatta Mazumder

It won’t be an exaggeration if you call India the country of festivals. If Diwali is the festival of lights and joy, Holi is the festival of colours. Throughout the country, this festival is celebrated with an awesome feel of colours and rejoices.

Each state of this country has its own special rituals to celebrate any given festival. But, the tune of the occasion is the same, smearing your dear ones with colours. Now, what types of colours do you use to play Holi?

Usually, people use two types of colours to play Holi namely dry and water colours. These colours are difficult to be removed from your skin.

Specifically, if you have a problem of dry skin, the colours may cause skin irritation, redness, itching and many other skin problems. With 8 natural ways to remove Holi colours on face, you can get rid of those colours effectively.

Today, herbal colours are available in the market that are not much harmful to your skin. Try to use those. If you can’t get those, don’t worry.

You can get more than 8 homemade face packs to remove Holi colours. Just remember one thing, don’t rub your skin with anything else to remove those colours.

Apply these 8 homemade face packs to remove Holi colours, and your skin won’t have any problem at all. Within a few days, the colours will completely get removed. So, here are 8 natural ways to remove Holi colour on face, check them out.


1. Before Holi:

Applying face packs isn't just enough to remove colours. But, if you take some precaution, the colours can be removed easily. Apply olive or coconut oil on to your skin before you celebrate the tradition with family and friends. Men must not shave for 2 days prior to Holi. When they'll shave after Holi, the colours will come out easily.


2. Pack With Besan And Curd:

If you have dry skin, the colours can make your skin more dry. Make a pack of besan, curd and a few drops of rose water. Apply the pack all over your face and neck and wait for 20 minutes. Wash it off with normal water.


3. Almond And Honey Pack:

Are you looking for 8 homemade face packs to remove Holi colours? Then make a pack with almond powder, honey, a few drops of lemon juice and little amount of milk. Wait for it to dry and remove gently. It is another great after-Holi pack for dry skin.


4. Masoor Dal And Orange Peel Pack:

This is one of the 8 natural ways to remove Holi colour on the face for an oily skin. Grind masoor dal and dried orange peel and add rose water to make the paste. Add 2-3 drops of lemon juice. Now, apply the pack on to your face and wash after it dries completely.


5. Banana Pack:

Another superb way to get rid of Holi colours is this amazing face pack. Smash a ripe banana and add an equal quantity of honey and milk in it. Apply it all over your face and neck. Wait for it to dry. Next wash your face with lukewarm water.


6. Besan And Rice Flour Pack:

Take equal quantities of besan and rice flour and add ½ a teaspoon of turmeric powder to it. Make a smooth pack by adding some rose water. Turmeric being an antiseptic agent reduces the chances of skin rashes. Consider it among the 8 homemade face packs to remove Holi colours.


7. Lemon Juice And Aloe Vera:

Extract aloe vera gel from leaves and make a solution with lemon juice. Wash your face and wipe it well. Now, soak a cotton ball into the solution and dab it on your face and neck.


8. Multani Mitti Pack:

It is one of the best among the 8 homemade face packs to remove Holi colours. Soak Fuller's earth or multani mitti in water and apply it on to your face and neck. Wash it after it dries up. Holi colours will be removed while washing your face and hands with lukewarm water.

Read more about: holi, face packs, homemade, natural
Story first published: Monday, March 21, 2016, 20:30 [IST]
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