Skin problems like pimples, dark spots, after marks, smuts, dark circles and many such are quite common among teenagers. There are very few young guys and girls who don’t get these problems. This is a time tested Ayurvedic ingredient used in home remedies for clear skin and is effective in soothing pimples, acne, blemishes and rashes. It is also effective in soaking excess oil and sebum from the skin.
Gandhakam Benefits for Skin
There is a wide range of medicinal properties of Gandhakam that makes it the best and most reliable of home remedies for face and all types of skin conditions like eczema, psoriasis and ringworm rash treatment.
Anti-tanning Property – Gandhakam paste is one of the best clear skin remedies that can be used to sooth harsh sunburns and clear skin tanning. The natural oils in sandalwood naturally clear skin complexion and add a healthy glow to it.
Anti-aging Property – The toning effect of Gandhakam helps in shrinking skin pores that provides an even skin texture and prevents sagging and aging skin. It tightens the drooping skin tissues in order to provide a supple and youthful appearance to the skin.
Skin Softening Effect – One of the most effective Gandhakam oil benefits is ensuring baby soft skin. Gandhakam oil can either be used by itself or infused with other natural oils and massaged into the skin to get best results.
Pimple and Acne Treatment – The powerful antibacterial properties of Gandhakam work effectively in fighting the bacteria and fungi and prevents the breakout of pimples and acne.
Itch Relief -Skin itching and infections can be relieved within 30 minutes of application of Gandhakam on the skin. It also helps in subsiding inflammation, skin redness and sore skin.
Prickly heat Solution – Excessive heat and sweating during summer season often result in itchy and painful prickly heat. The cooling astringent property of Gandhakam helps in cooling the skin and curing prickly heat naturally.