Ayurvedic beauty treatments using Organic Chana Besan for less than a dollar !!!

March 13, 2016


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We established Vedica Organics LLC as a family business to connect organic farmers in India to international consumers seeking high quality organic products.

Chana Besan is known by various names including most famous gram flour and chickpea flour. The organic flour is made from chana dal or chickpeas. Chickpeas flour ranks among the top gluten free products and the organic powder contains a high proportion of carbohydrates, and protein than other flours. It is popular not just in cooking but also extremely popular in beauty treatments.

Organic Chana Besan is processed by grinding Organic Split Bengal gram dal in stone mills. Organic Besan Flour is pale yellow in color with a strong nutty flavor, this flour is naturally gluten-free.

Indian household from ages have been using chana besan as an ingredient not just in the kitchen but also in the beauty treatments. Even before the new age spas, and skin salons came into existence, grandmother’s recipe for treating age old skin diseases included chana besan. Indians use chana besan in bath replacing soap, as a face pack and as a hair cleanser too.  The easiest and inexpensive homemade face packs using organic chana besan helped in getting a glowing, fair, smooth and blemish-free skin. Besan flour is used by women as face pack to retain the health and glow of their skin. Gram flour has alkalizing properties, yet it was traditionally used as a cleanser to maintain the pH of the skin.

Benefits of Organic Chana besan in beauty treatments:

  • Used as a face pack or as a soap has amazing qualities of cleansing and softening your skin, nourishing it appropriately giving it a radiant glow.
  • Chana besan controls surface oil content of your face rendering it oil-free.
  • It moisturizes and nourishes dry and flaky skin.
  • Treats acne and tanned skin.
  • Prolonged use of Chana besan assists in the removal of unwanted body and facial hair.
  • Besan makes your face spot-less and flawless.
  • Besan and yogurt / curd mix makes a very good cleansing agent for your hair. Regular use significantly reduces hair loss.
  • Helps in treating your skin from aging and dullness.

Chana besan either used by itself or with an array of ingredients to treat various skin and beauty treatments such as pimples, acne, blemishes, skin whitening, dark patches, and unwanted hair removal. Besan flour works on all skin types such as sensitive, oily, dry and normal skin yielding good results.

Various recipes for face packs include:

  • Oily Skin: Use besan flour with few drops of rose water.
  • Dry Skin: Mix chana besan flour with a table spoon of milk, honey and turmeric. You can also mix mashed banana and honey with besan.
  • Acne: Mix chana besan flour, with a table spoon honey, sandal powder, few drops of rose water, and a pinch of turmeric powder.
  • Blemishes and open pores: Mix equal proportion of besan flour with grated cucumber.
  • Tanned skin: Mix besan flour with drops of rose water, table spoon lemon juice, and a pinch of turmeric.
  • Regular normal skin: Mix besan with yogurt / curd for regular use to wash hair, body and face.
  • Dark spots: Mix besan flour with mashed ripen tomato and 2 table spoon of aloe vera gel.
  • Pigmentation: Mix 2 table spoon besan, turmeric with 1 table spoon baking soda.
  • Hair cleansing: Mix besan with yogurt / curd, fenugreek paste to apply and wash hair once a week for glowing hair.

You can also use besan flour with tomatoes, lemon, oat meal, banana, papaya, almond, orange juice, multani powder, and coconut cream with a mix and match to treat different skin issues. Using besan flour face packs on a regular basis results in glowing skin.

When every ingredient you use is organic, the effects on your skin and body multiples bringing great results.

The next time before you head for an expensive beauty salon, do consider these inexpensive natural and organic homemade beauty treatment recipes.

You can buy Organic Chana Besan flour from Vedica Organics. Check Vedica Organics for the current sales offers available on chana besan.


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