Rice water is a starchy leftover form of cooked or soaked white rice. Women in China have been using this rice water remedy for thousands of years to treat their skin and hair. This treatment provides you crystal clear skin and smooth, long lustrous hair.
So, in this post, we have discussed how to prepare this rice water remedy for your skin and hair.
How to prepare rice water?
Take a container, add a cup of white rice and 4 cups of drinking water. Supply heat to the container. Stir the water and rice together and leave the rice to boil. After the rice boil, press the rice and extract rice water in a bottle. refrigerate this solution for about 20-30 minutes. Pour a little amount of plain water to dilute the solution. Then, use it as a toner and cleanser for your face.
Soak Rice Water
You can also soak 2 tablespoons of white rice in a cup of water and leave it overnight. Then, press and strain out the soaked rice from the water. Then, pour the rice water in a bottle and refrigerate it.
How to Use Rice Water for Skin Lightening?
Simply, spray the rice water evenly all over your face. Gently massage the rice water on your face in circular motions for about 2-3 minutes. Leave it overnight. The next morning, wash your face with cold water. Then, pat your face dry with a clean towel. Apply this rice water remedy once daily.
This remedy helps to protect your skin from the sun, boosts collagen production and keeps your skin supple and wrinkle-free.
You can also use rice water as a regular face wash for your skin.
How To Use Rice Water For Hair?
Just follow these steps to wash your hair with rice water:
- Firstly, wet your hair and wash it with your regular shampoo.
- Then, pour the freshly prepare rice water onto your scalp and hair.
- Gently massage the rice water into your scalp for about 2-3 minutes.
- Leave it to dry for about 20 minutes.
- Then, wash your hair with lukewarm water.
Use this hair wash remedy twice a week for long and lustrous hair.