After finishing a meal, everyone likes to have something sweet for which many people like to eat jaggery after eating. Jaggery contains antioxidants and many nutrients that fight free radicals and help overcome ageing symptoms. Also, it reduces dark sparks. Vitamin C present in jaggery also help in making lifeless hair healthy as well. The skin can be made healthy by using jag in many ways. It also helps to remove health-related problems. So let us tell you how to make skin and hair healthy by using jaggery. (Also read: Cumin and Jaggery: Health benefits of drinking cumin and jaggery water before breakfast)
Amazing Beauty Benefits of jaggery for hair and skin
- Provides you with flawless skin
- To reduce wrinkles
- Reducing acne
- For silky hair
- In removing pigmentation
Provides you with flawless skin
Jaggery has glycolic acid which helps in getting the perfect skin. To use it, mix 2 teaspoons of honey and some drops of lemon juice in 2 teaspoons of jaggery and make a paste. Now apply this paste to the face for 5-10 minutes on the face. After that wash the face with water.
To reduce wrinkles
Jaggery contains glycolic acid which helps improve the skin’s flexibility. This reduces fine lines and wrinkles. Make black tea for this and cool it. Now add 1 spoon jaggery powder, grape juice, turmeric and rose water and make a paste. Let it stay for 10 minutes and then wash it. (Also read: Why jaggery consumption is beneficial for children’s health)
To remove the acne, add some drops of lemon juice and water to make a paste using jaggery powder. Put this paste on the affected area and keep it for a few minutes. Use this remedy once a day.
For silky hair
Vitamin C present in jaggery makes hair strong, silky and soft. To make use of this, mix 2 tablespoons Multani clay, jaggery powder and yoghurt and make a paste. Massage this paste on scalp and circular motion on the hair and keep it for 15 minutes.
In removing pigmentation
Jaggery is helpful in removing pigmentation and dark spores problem. To use it, make a paste by mixing 1 spoon jaggery powder, 1 spoon tomato juice, some drops of lemon juice and turmeric powder. Place this paste on the face for 15 minutes then wash it.
Jaggery is not only for health but also for skin and hair. Read this article in Hindi as well.