8 Beauty and Skin Benefits of Glycerin


8 beauty and skin benefits of glycerin

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Today I am going to talk to you all about the benefits of glycerin. Glycerin is a colorless and odorless liquid that is commonly used in pharmaceutical formulations. We might have often heard our mothers insisting on using more of glycerin containing products in the winter. That’s because glycerin has a lot of skin and beauty benefits that can be helpful in maintaining our skin during the cold. If you check a raw glycerin that is available at chemists, you will find it to have oil like consistency. Glycerin is easily absorbed in the skin without making it greasy. So are you guys ready to read some amazing benefits of glycerin? But before we move forward do check this post on tips and tricks to get rid of dark lips.


8 Beauty and Skin Benefits of Glycerin

8 Beauty and Skin Benefits of Glycerin

It’s no new news that glycerin acts as a very effective moisturizer. Its moisturizing effect is the major reason why its use is insisted upon in winters. It moisturizes even the driest of skin type and keeps the skin smooth and hydrated. It will also help you soften the skin.

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8 Beauty and Skin Benefits of Glycerin

8 Beauty and Skin Benefits of Glycerin


Yes that’s right. Along with its moisturizing properties, glycerin can also prove to be a good toner. The best way to use glycerin as a toner is along with rose water. You can both mix rose water and glycerin and store it in a spray bottle or you can buy a ready-made mixture from the market. Spray the mixture whenever you want, to get nice glowy skin. This will help you balance oily skin.

Soothe dry and irritated skin

skin can often feel irritated and stretched during winters. To get rid of this feeling, add glycerin to milk cream and apply on the skin. Leave-on for 10 minutes before rinsing with lukewarm water. This will help you soothe the irritating feeling on the dry skin.

Effective on acne and scars

8 Beauty and Skin Benefits of Glycerin

8 Beauty and Skin Benefits of Glycerin

I know this sounds new and impossible but yes glycerin can also help you with acne scars due to its anti-bacterial properties. Apply a drop of glycerin on the pimple and you will notice the pimple settles down faster.

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Glycerin can also treat ulcers in the mouth. Apply a few drops of glycerin on the ulcer and leave it for a few minutes. Rinse and gargle the mouth later. Make sure that you do not swallow applied glycerin.

Facial cleanser

8 Beauty and Skin Benefits of Glycerin

8 Beauty and Skin Benefits of Glycerin

it can also be used as a face cleanser. Mix raw milk with glycerin or add orange juice to glycerin and apply the mixture with the help of a cotton ball. Leave it for 5 minutes and then wash the face. This natural cleanser will give you spotless and clean complexion.

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For hair

Glycerin can also be used on hair. It has anti-fungal properties which can treat and reduce dandruff from the hair. Glycerin can be applied to the ends of the hair like a conditioner to get more manageable and smooth hair.

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Heal cracked feet

8 Beauty and Skin Benefits of Glycerin

8 Beauty and Skin Benefits of Glycerin

Glycerin can also be applied on cracked feet to heal them. Apply generous amount of glycerin on the feet and leave it overnight. Next morning you will find smooth and soft feet.

These were some of the many beauty benefits of glycerin. So ladies go to the nearest chemist and buy yourself a bottle of glycerin before the winter sets down.

Until next time,

Stay beautiful and healthy.

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A 20 year old management student who is an ardent lover of all things red. Born in a commercial city, her dreams are high and she is stubborn enough to pursue each one of them. In her free time she is mostly surfing blogs and reading fitness blogs. Lipstick is her first love and chocolates are her weakness. Grown up playing dress up with her friends, she is always up to experiment with clothes.