Saffron is a famous spice and not only used in cooking but also it is used for beauty treatments. This spice can be used to get beautiful skin that you’ll feel proud to flaunt.
The stunningly subtly aromatic spice is one of the most noticeable ingredients used in skin lightening creams. Saffron has healing properties and the potassium in it helps to form and repair cells. It is beneficial to our skin because it contains many vitamins and antioxidants. Saffron is anti-inflammatory, antifungal and used to treat acne.
Saffron has amazing anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory qualities so it is an ideal ingredient for treating acne.
Saffron reduces pigments, brown spots, and other skin blemishes. You can soak a few strands of saffron in clean water then add 2 tablespoons of turmeric powder to it and make a paste. You can apply this on your face to reduce pigmentation and dark spots.
Saffron can help you get rid of the tan. You can Immerse saffron strands in cream of milk and leave to stay overnight. In the morning, mix this and apply it to the affected areas of your skin. This will lighten your tan if you do it regularly.
People usually use toners after cleansing the skin. The combination of saffron strands in rose water is the best natural toner for the skin. Leave it in for at least 15 minutes before you apply the toner on cleansed skin to score skin that is toned and firm.
It is interesting to know that applying saffron on wounds or injured skin will make them heal faster. Saffron also helps lighten the marks in the long run. Saffron has exfoliating properties that make the removal of scars and spots left behind from old wounds a breeze.
Saffron is a great source of antioxidants so regular use of saffron can breathe life into your skin, making it bright.
It will help with blood circulation, and it’ll lighten, hydrate and soften the skin.
Saffron is well-known for skin lightening ingredients and used widely in many cosmetic products.
If you want to make a skin-lightening mask, crush the saffron strands then add two tablespoons of warm milk, one teaspoon of honey, one teaspoon of olive oil to it and mix well. You can apply this over the skin and massage gently. After 10-15 minutes wash with a gentle face wash.
This face mask improves blood circulation, nourishes the skin and lightens the complexion on regular use.
As we mentioned earlier, saffron is full of antioxidants, it is nutrition for the hair and making it healthy and shiny.
Add one teaspoon of saffron strands crushed or a little saffron powder to almond oil or olive oil in a bowl. Heat on low fire for 5 minutes. When it achieves room temperature, pour it into a bottle and store it. Little by little, the beneficial ingredients present in saffron gets mixed with the oil gradually.
Before using, shake the bottle very well and then apply a small amount to the scalp and hair and massage. Saffron protects the hair from damage and promotes hair growth as well as arresting hair fall.