Sandalwood is extremely valuable in skincare and is full of benefits for all skin types. There are many benefits of sandalwood powder for the skin. You can easily achieve a glowing skin on its regular use.
Mix sandalwood powder and rose water to make a paste and apply it all over the face and neck and allow it to dry for some time. Then dampen the dried sandalwood paste on the face by spraying a little water over it and rub it gently with small circular motions. Later, rinse it off thoroughly.
Sandalwood Powder Benefits for Skin
Skin Softening. Usage of sandalwood powder on face has a softening effect. A patchy and rough skin fails to give a smooth complexion to the face. In order to get rid of this problem, make a sandalwood paste with 4 tablespoons each of sandalwood powder and coconut oil and 2 tablespoons of almond oil. Apply this mixture on the face and allow it to sit for 15 minutes. Use warm water to rinse it off. It helps in removing sun tan and also gives relief from sun burns.
Acne. Turmeric powder and sandalwood powder when mixed together, work as an excellent remedy for acne, and other related problems such as blackheads. Prepare a paste with 1 tablespoon each of turmeric powder and sandalwood powder and also add a pinch of camphor to it.
Oily Skin. Sandalwood powder for face is used very commonly especially in case of oily skin. Applying a paste of sandalwood powder on face will help you get rid of oily skin. You can also use a face mask of sandalwood powder and tomato juice, leave it on for 15 minutes and wash off to have a clean and clear skin.