Whether it’s the face or the body that needs a good cleansing to get rid of oil and impurities from the skin tamarind is claimed to be helpful.
Tamarind is an ancient spice and is commonly used in
Sri Lanka and India. The juice of this unique
pulpy fruit is used to enhance the taste of curries and chutneys here in Sri lanka.
Those who suffer from a dark neck can get the natural skin tone back if the following skin mask made with tamarind is used.
Place the following ingredients in a clean bowl and mix well:
A teaspoon each of rose water, tamarind juice and honey.
Spread on the neck and leave for 15 minutes and rinse off with warm water and a washcloth.
To treat dry rough skin on the body combine the following ingredients in a clean bowl and apply on skin. Leave for 15 minutes and using a loofah rinse the skin with warm water.
3 tablespoons tamarind juice, 6 tablespoons yogurt and 3 tablespoons salt.