Tamarind Face Mask For Bright and Glowing Skin: Do It Yourself

Tamarind Face Mask For Bright and Glowing Skin: Do It Yourself

Hello ladies,

Today, I am going to share a face mask with you all which has become my recent favourite. I love tamarind chatni and add it lavishly in my sambar, until recently, I had never thought of using this on my skin, but when I did, I loved the results.  This Friday, we had an office party and I had a singing performance for the evening. I planned to go to the event location directly from office, so I carried my dress and some makeup with me there. In the green room, after cleaning my face and applying makeup primer, when I started looking for foundation, I realized that I had forgot to pack the foundation and I had no face base makeup stuff with me. Thank God, that a night before, I had used this tamarind face mask and so my skin was in a good condition that day. I just dabbed some compact powder on and my skin looked all set for the party 🙂 When I told other girls that I forgot the foundation and I have only powder on my face, they were not ready to believe me 😀

So here I am, to share the secret of this life-saver skin brightening and glow-adding face mask with you all. Here are the ingredients we need:


  • One spoon tamarind pulp (do not use the packed pulp, use fresh pulp).
  • One spoon Multani Mitti.
  • One spoon sandalwood powder.
  • Two spoons of curd.
  • Few drops of rose water.
  • One clean bowl and spoon.


Step 1: Collect all the ingredients in one place. Take a clean bowl (preferably non metallic), add one spoon of tamarind pulp in it. Make fresh pulp, soak tamarind pieces in water for 1 hour, and once soft, squeeze out the pulp, and leave the skin behind.

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Step 2: Add curd in the tamarind pulp.  Then, add multani mitti and sandalwood powder in too (I used Banjara’s Multani Sandal powder, as this has both).

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Step 3: Add a few drops of rose water and make paste of all the ingredients in a bowl. Once you get a nice mix, apply it all over on clean face.

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Step 4:  Let it sit on your face for 20 minutes, then wash off with warm water.  Do not use soap after this.  I suggest one should use it at night on clean face.

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That’s all, the end result will be a bright glowing face 🙂

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Tamarind has anti oxidants, Vitamin C, AHA and anti-bacterial properties. It also has hydra lock property which balances the moisture in skin, but as it is acidic in nature, it is better to do a patch test before using it all over your face, as some people with sensitive skin tend to be very sensitive to acidic fruits on skin and doing a patch test is a must for all sensitive skin beauties and do not increase the amount of tamarind, more tamarind might cause itchiness.

I hope you all will try this face pack and let me know how it worked for you 🙂

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28 thoughts on “Tamarind Face Mask For Bright and Glowing Skin: Do It Yourself

  1. When I saw the title with tamarind I was like sweta ji ka hi post hoga *pompom* m definitely gona try this… bt I have sensitive skin so patch test is a must for me…. wl *thankyou* for sharing…

  2. now i get a solution to use tamarind pulp left out while making chutney *happydance* *happydance* will try it when i have to make the chutney thanks for sharing other ingredients u have used are also very good. it is like a complete nourisher pack

  3. wooww Sweta *happydance* *happydance* while making it i’ll eat half of the tamarind lol *hihi* *hihi* great ne and i have tamarind at my place luckily *happy dance* *happy dance*

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