SunniPindi is a famous homemade beauty recipe which one hear from many ladies down south.I have received few mails from girls who are going to get married and want to know the right recipe of this.I personally didn’t use this during my wedding what I used was homemade ubtan but I think this recipe is going to be more effective than the ubtan especially if you have little time in your hand and you want to be silky smooth
Although it is famous but you won’t get this powder in the market I wish a herbal powder like this would have been available here .It would have saved so much time of today’s busy woman .
Alright, Lets get into our soap powder making.
Powder helps in giving freshness to the body, removes tan and lighten complexion .It is useful for babies as well which I will let you know later.
- Vetiver Grass (This is a famous grass which you can ask in plant nursery. In Hindi it is called as Khas).This grass is used in aerometheraphy as well as it gives calming effect.You will need a bunch of this grass
- Moong dal-Mung bean (Hindi: à¤®à¥‚à¤à¤—), also known as green bean, mung, mongo, moong, moog dal (in Bengali), mash bean, munggo or monggo, green gram, golden gram, and green soy, is the seed of Vigna radiata which is native to Bangladesh, India, and Pakistan. The split bean is known as moong dal,Pesara [ (Telugu), which is green with the husk, and yellow when dehusked. The beans are small, ovoid in shape, and green in color. The English word â€œmungâ€ derives from the Hindi moong.(from wikipedia)(You will need around 1/2kg of this pulses depending upon the requirement )
- Kasturi Turmeric – (100-150 gms)-
- Camphor – 1 teaspoons
- Spikedd giger – 50 gramsSpiked Ginger Lily Hindi: Sandharlika à¤¸à¤‚à¤§à¤¾à¤°à¥à¤²à¤¿à¤•à¤¾ , Kapur kachri à¤•à¤ªà¥‚à¤° à¤•à¤šà¤°à¥€ Manipuri: à¦¤à¦–à§‡à¦²à§à¦²à§ˆ Takhellei Nepali: à¤¸à¥‡à¤¤à¥‹ à¤¸à¤°à¥‹ Seto saro(wikipedia)
- 6.Babchi Seeds -100gramsBengali : BARACHI, Gujarati : BABCHI, BAVACHA, Hindi : BABACHI, BABCHI,Marathi : BAVACHYA, BABCHI, Sanskrit : AINDAVI, ASITATVACHA, Sinhalese : BODITamil : KARPOKARISHITelugu : BHAVANJI)
- Rice 70-100 gms
I know few ingredients are not easy to find but if you take help of your mom or some elderly person at home they might be able to help you out .It does take time in preparing it but once done you can keep the powder with you for a year.
Method to prepare the body wash:-
Dry all the ingredients for a day under the sun and then grind them into a fine powder.Store the mixture in an air tight container.You can store it in cool dry place for a year easily.
How to use SunniPindi
You can mix the powder with little water.Make a paste of it and allow it to be on your skin for five minutes.Wash it off with water.Just use it like a face pack.
Green gram pules helps in giving smooth skin where are turmeric has antiseptic properties and it removes unwanted hair and clear out the skin.Camphor in the powder soothes the skin and helps the powder from developing any kind of insects.
My neighbour use this pack on her 2 year old kid she says it keeps the skin of the baby smooth and her hair growth reduces down.Although I would recommend you to do a test patch before using this pack on your baby and do consult a doctor.
I hope it helps you Sandhya and Meenakshi .Best of luck for your marriage
P.S =If you know the places where these things can be bought in your respective state then do comment and give the address.It will help out many out here
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