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5 reasons raw milk is great for your skin and hair

The answer to all your beauty woes is raw milk!

Written by Bhakti Paun Sharma | Published : October 25, 2017 2:37 PM IST


Beauty Benefits Of Raw Milk-THS

An age old Moroccan tradition involves women taking a milk bath before their wedding to cleanse themselves. Even Cleopatra bathed in milk and so did the queens and princesses. Needless to say, that this ingredient definitely helps in the beautification process and hence is one of the most preferred home remedies since centuries. Here’s how you can use milk in multiple ways to enhance the beauty of your skin and hair:


Clean Face- THS

Face cleansing: Milk is a staple in every household and hence can be considered as the most economical and easy ingredient to solve all your beauty woes. So ditch expensive cleansers that are full of artificial cleansers and use milk instead. Just dip a cotton ball in cold milk and clean your face with it. Wash off the residue with water and experience clean and glowing skin. Also Read - Shilajit Is Only Meant For Men, But Avoid It In Summer: 5 Common Myths Busted


Exfoliation And Scrubbing- THS

Good exfoliant: Raw milk acts as a natural scrub. The lactic acid and beta hydroxyl acid in milk sloughs off the dead cells and also promotes regeneration of new cells. Apply raw milk on your face and allow it to dry. Now gently rub your face in circular motion to get rid of the dried milk layer to exfoliate your face and neck.


Raw Milk For Detanning-THS

Skin tan: Apply some chilled raw milk on your face the moment you step in from the sun. Leave it for 10 minutes and rinse off. The lactic acid in milk has natural bleaching properties. Hence it prevents tanning and lightens the skin tone too. Also Read - 5 Superfoods For Full Body Detox


Raw Milk For Dry Hair-THS

Soft hair: Is your dry and rough hair giving you bad hair days daily? Apply some raw milk on your scalp before hair wash. Milk nourishes and conditions your hair. You can spray or pour some milk on your hair just before a bath.