How to Get Rid of Stubborn Holi Colors

Unless you want to turn up at office looking like a character from Avatar, scrubbing off the Holi colors from your skin should be the first thing on your mind after celebration. We take several precautionary measures to keep our skin safe such as applying petroleum jelly, oil or sunscreen before stepping out. However, some stubborn colors can still find their way deep into your skin and are really difficult to remove. Too much rubbing on your skin can give you rashes and other ailments.

How to Get Rid of Stubborn Holi Colors

How to Get Rid of Stubborn Holi Colors

Listed below are a few natural ways to clean the stubborn tints after Holi:

Multani Mitti

The vibrant marks left on your skin after Holi can be easily cleaned with the help of Multani Mitti. First scrub off as much color as you can mildly. After that apply a layer of Multani Mitti paste prepared with rosewater evenly throughout the skin. Let it dry and wash off with cold water after 10-15 minutes. It not only helps remove the colors but also leaves your skin smooth and clear. [Read more…]