Holi is the festival of colors where people love to throw colors on each other. During the fun and enjoyment, people do not realize the damage the skin is going through the chemicals present in Holi colors. Your skin feels stretched and starts peeling after you get cleaned up. The dryness you feel is due to the chemical reaction in your skin that eats up all the moisture. If you want to maintain your skin health intact after having the time of your lifetime in Holi, you just need to follow few procedures in order to restore the health of your skin.
Home remedies that can help you Remove Holi Colors
1. Almond Oil for a Nourished Bath
Add a cup of almond oil, rose petals, milk, and jasmine oil in the tub of warm water. Step in the tub and soak yourself for half hours. After half hours, wash your body with conditioning body wash and pat dry. This way your lost minerals and vitamins in the skin will return to their position and there will be no damage to your skin. This nourished bath in almond oil is a perfect home remedy to remove your harmful chemical colors from your skin.
2. Body Mask
Add almond paste in the oatmeal. Now add honey and milk according to the quantity you require for your body. Mix all the ingredients well enough and apply on your body. Rub on your skin gently (do not scrub). Wash it off after 10 minutes. Don’t worry your skin is perfectly fine if you apply this body mask.
3. Sea Salt Scrub
Mix sea salt with essential oils and natural oils to make it a perfect scrub. 200ml of oil in the sea salt is enough to make a natural scrub pack. Sea salt removes the chemical and the other toxins present in your skin. Apply gently and rub on your skin to help remove the color stains and avoid any further damage to your skin. The oil will restore the moisture content in your skin and will balance the lost health of your skin.
4. Mix Flowers and Mashed Fruits in a Bowl
This mixture is highly beneficial for your skin. Mix rose petals, papaya, avocado, sandal powder, oatmeal, almond oil, saffron, and jasmine oil. Apply this paste on your body and gently rub on your skin. You can mix milk if you wish to make your paste a bit moist. This natural scrub has the most healing powers to heal your skin and restore your skin health back to normal in just few days.
5 . Bonus Tip
Apply oil on your whole body the night beforeyou set off to play Holi with colors. This will help your skin to make a protective sheet on your skin preventing any chemical reactions from the colors.
Your skin is your treasure. Help it keep healthy and safe every time. In all the joyful moments of Holi, never forget to nourish your skin or your skin will forget you. Happy Holi people! Play safe!