Hi all 🙂 How was your Holi? I am sure it was amazing with great food and plenty of colors! Yes, we can’t even imagine Holi without colors, can we? Smearing colors at each others’ face and drenching each other with wet color – that’s the real fun of Holi. We love Holi, but we absolutely hate it when it becomes too tough to get rid of those colors from our face and body. These stubborn colors leave behind stain on our skin that don’t look good always. In this post we will tell you Homemade Scrubs to Remove Holi Colors. Scrubs removes dead cells from the surface of our skin and uncovers fresh new cell, thus helps to get rid of the stubborn colors. All the scrubs are natural and totally homemade, hence they won’t irritate your skin. So, without any more talking, lets move on to Homemade Scrubs to Remove Holi Colors.
Milk and Besan Scrub among Homemade Scrubs to Remove Holi Colors
Make a paste of milk and besan and apply it on your face. Let it dry. Wet your hands and then gently scrub your skin. Wash your face and follow up with a moisturizer. This is a very easy and effective natural scrub to get rid of Holi Color.
Almond Scrub among Homemade Scrubs to Remove Holi Colors
Another very good scrub to remove stubborn Holi colors from face. In a bowl, add 1 tbsp of almond powder, 1 tbsp of honey, some milk and few drops of lemon juice. Mix well to make a scrub. Apply on the face and let it dry. Gently scrub off with wet hands and wash with plain water.
Calamine Powder Scrub among Homemade Scrubs to Remove Holi Colors
A very effective scrub to get rid of Holi colors from face. Make a paste of 2 tbsp Calamine powder, honey and few drops of rose water. Apply it on face. Once it is dry, slowly rub it off with wet hands and wash your face. Calamine powder is basically zinc oxide mixed with iron oxide.
Masoor Dal Scrub among Homemade Scrubs to Remove Holi Colors
Take a bowl and put 1 tbsp powdered masoor dal, few drops of lemon juice and enough rose water to make it a paste. Apply it on the face and wait for some time. Once it dries, slowly scrub off with wet hands. Wash your face and apply some moisturizer.
Lemon Scrub among Homemade Scrubs to Remove Holi Colors
This is a super effective scrub to remove Holi color from the face. Cut few slices of lemon and gently rub it on the color-stained parts of the face. Lemon juice has natural skin lightening properties which will fade away the color from the face. However, one time use won’t give you the desired result, you have to do it frequently. And sensitive skin should stay away from this.
Aloe Vera Scrub among Homemade Scrubs to Remove Holi Colors
Mix aloe vera juice and 3-4 drops of lemon juice. Apply this solution all over the face with by dipping a cotton ball in it. Use circular movement to rub the cotton ball, specially concentrate on the color stained parts. Repeat until the colors come off. This one is a very effective natural scrub to remove Holi colors from the face.
Mango Powder Scrub among Homemade Scrubs to Remove Holi Colors
This is one of the best natural remedies to chuck off stubborn colors. Soak some mango powder in some water for few hours. Apply it on the face, wait till it dries up and scrub off the skin with wet hands.
For the rest of the body, apply honey mixed with mashed tomato or papaya pulp and multani mitti pack. You can also make a paste using besan, curd, turmeric powder, olive oil and lemon juice and apply it on the body to get rid of Holi color.
And here’s a bonus tip to remove color from the hair :
- Before shampooing, apply egg yolk on the scalp and leave it on for 30 minutes. And if you are not comfortable with egg, make a paste of methi powder and curd and apply this on the scalp. Wait for 20-30 minutes and wash off using mild shampoo. This will help to take the color off your hair.
So these are the Homemade Scrubs to Remove Holi Colors. This is a small effort from our side to help you with the cumbersome task of removing Holi colors afterwards. Hope you find it useful 🙂 Take care and have a great weekend 🙂