It is a herbal powder that transforms into a cleansing paste to effectively clear away dirt, oil, and impurities without stripping the skin of its natural oil. It refines facial pores, mildly exfoliates and smoothens the overall texture of the skin.
Brightening ingredients like sandalwood and turmeric help in bringing out a glowing complexion. For this reason, this ubtan can also be used on the brides. Since this is an all-natural and soap-free facial cleanser, it is suitable for sensitive as well as damaged skin.
Benefits of Ubtan
We all want that glowing skin and ubtan is the oldest and purest cosmetic that can help you achieve your skin goals.
If you’re still wondering why you should make so many efforts to make ubtan and apply it on your face and body regularly, then a look at these benefits of ubtan will convince you. Let’s look at the few reasons why ubtan continues to be so popular for natural skincare
1. Ubtan brings out the natural glow
Gentle exfoliation with natural ingredients like gram flour leaves the skin feeling fresh. Sandalwood powder is known for brightening the skin complexion. Regularly using ubtan to exfoliate your body and face will help you get radiant and spot-free skin. Leave the ubtan on your skin for 15-20 minutes to give the ingredients enough time to work on your skin.
2. Ubtan cleanses the skin deeply
The importance of cleansing the skin well is emphasized in all beauty routines. However, choosing the right cleanser can be a nightmare. Many times, we spend a lot of money on expensive face washes only to be discouraged when they result in skin breakouts or excessive skin dryness.
You can leave behind all that fuss and count on ubtan for clearing out all the dirt, impurities from within. You will see a noticeable difference even with a single application of ubtan.
3. Ubtan makes you look younger
Turmeric, the key ingredient in ubtan makes the skin appear youthful by reversing the signs of aging. Turmeric has anti-oxidants that work to restore lost luster and moisture of the skin. Turmeric also treats flakiness and heals skin from damage caused by the sun and pollution.
Not only this, turmeric and sandalwood present in ubtan act as natural toners and also prevent acne.
4. Ubtan helps in removing facial hair and ingrown hair
Facial hair and ingrown hair on the body is a cause of concern for many people. While ubtan can not remove this hair perfectly, scrubbing your skin with ubtan leads to natural removal of some of ingrown and facial hair. In the older days, babies were massaged with ubtan to gently remove the hair from their body.
FAQ about Ubtan
Here, let’s answer your most common doubts about using for your skin.
1. Can we apply ubtan on body daily?
Since ubtan is a 100% natural paste, it can be applied to the body daily. For regular application on face, Mridul Soap Free Cleanser is recommended.
2. Are there any side effects of ubtan?
There are no side effects of ubtan and it’s suitable for sensitive skin as well. However, you may perform a patch test.
3. What is Ubtan called in English?
Ubtan originated in India and has its roots in Ayurveda. It’s known as Ubtan only.
4. Does Ubtan remove facial hair?
Ubtan contains ingredients like turmeric and gram powder that are effective in removing hair however, the hair removal will depend on the thickness of hair and the skin type. It’s effective in removing body hair of babies.
5. How to use Ubtan for oily skin?
For oily skin, you can add ingredients like lemon and curd that help in reducing the oiliness of the skin.
6. How to use Ubtan for dry skin?
For dry skin, add moisturizing ingredients like honey, milk powder, milk or cream to your ubtan paste.
7. Are there any readymade ubtans that I can buy?
Kama Ayurveda’s Ubtan Soap Free Body Cleanser is a ready-to-use ubtan. You can simply add rose water or milk to it and start using it on your body.