11 Beauty And Skin Benefits Of Glycerin : How To Use Glycerin In Your Beauty Applications

Glycerin is well -known for its medicinal uses. But glycerin has multitude of uses for skin beauty also. This article presents the top skin and beauty benefits of glycerin. Read on to know how to use glycerin in your beauty applications. Mentioned below are the best 11 skin and beauty benefits of glycerin.

 Glycerin is well -known for its medicinal uses. But glycerin has multitude of uses for skin beauty  also. This article presents the  top skin and beauty benefits of glycerin.  Read on to know how to use glycerin in your beauty applications. Mentioned below are the best  11 skin and beauty benefits of glycerin.


Glycerin is used mostly to moisturize your skin , but glycerin has much more to offer than just moisturizing your skin.  In-fact these are myriad ways of using glycerin in your beauty regimen. This article delves deep into the time-tested and best beauty applications of glycerin. Read on

to know how to rustle up some very effective glycerin homemade facial masks.


Recipes of  homemade glycerin facial masks

1. Glycerin make your skin fair and flawless

 You can make a face mask at home to be used at night for skin-lightening. You can mix lemon juice, rose water and glycerin in equal measure and  massage your whole face with this preparation for few minutes. Then leave it on face overnight. This beauty tip can make your complexion fair and flawless with regular use. This recipe is of great help to fade away all skin ailments like hyper-pigmentation, dark spots and freckles naturally. This apart, this herbal remedy gives your a lovely and fair skin.

2. Glycerin helps to soothe dry and irritated skin

You can add glycerin to milk cream and apply on your face for ten minutes. 10 minutes later, wash off with luke warm water. This home remedy is the best suited to you if you have dry skin which gets irritated in winter. 

3. Glycerin can be  used as moisturizer

 You can apply glycerin to your skin to hydrate and seep moisturizer into it. Glycerin can be mixed  with daily cream, bath gel or plain water to use topically on your face. Rose water and glycerin mix is the best moisturizer for your face which can be used on your skin prior to using any day or night cream.

4. Glycerin makes your skin glowing and hydrated

 Mix glycerin with gram flour and sandalwood paste and spread  this facial mask on your whole face  for 20 minutes. Wash off completely  to reveal a hydrated, glowing and healthy complexion immediately. You can use this beauty tip twice a week.

5. Glycerin makes your skin wrinkle  free and youthful

Glycerin can  mixed with almond oil to massage your skin on a daily basis. In addition, you can add fish oil or vitamin E oil to glycerin to massage your skin. Glycerin is non-toxic that is why it can be mixed with any skin care products. So much so, glycerin can be used on the skin of infants/ small babies too.

6. Glycerin can acts a humactant

 Glycerin has ability  has to retain moisture and water into  your skin.You can use glycerin mixed with water as a last rinse to wash clean your face. This recipe will keep your skin well-hydrated and radiant naturally.

7. Apply glycerin on acne and it scars

 Bursting with anti-bacterial qualities, glycerin can cure

acne and pimple very fast.You can apply glycerin  directly on pimple and its marks to treat them fast. In addition, glycerin can be applied topically  on mouth ulcer to heal it quickly.

8. Glycerin can make a good facial cleanser 

 Mix 3 spoons  of raw milk with  one spoon of glycerin and apply on your face using cotton pads.  Then wipe off your face and pat dry. Next, apply the same concoction on your face and leave it  on overnight. You can mix orange juice with glycerin and use this resultant mix as a face cleanser. Try this natural remedy to get problem free and spotless complexion.

 9. You can cure blackheads using glycerin facial mask

 Mix fuller's earth, almond powder and glycerin , then apply this face pack on your face affected with blackheads and  whiteheads. Keep this face mask on for 30 minutes and do mild scrubbing while removing  this mask to eradicate blackheads effectively.

 10.Glycerin can help remove dandruff from your hair

 Since glycerin has anti-fungal properties that help in treating flaky and itchy scalp if used topically on  your hair. You can add few drops of essential oil to glycerin and then apply on your hair.  Glycerin can be used on your hair as leave on conditioner to make your hair manageable and smooth. Glycerin can fight split ends which stunt your hair growth.

11. You can make a natural face toner with glycerin

Mix glycerin  and apple cider vinegar in equal measure and apply on your perfectly cleansed face.

Leave this mix as a homemade skin toner on the face. No need to rinse it off.

By now, you are well-conversant with the top skin and beauty benefits of glycerin. Just include these glycerin facial masks into your beauty rituals. Get set to go gorgeous all the way!

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Article Written By NUTANkumarisinha

I am a young woman who is extremely passionate about beauty and fitness. Writing is my love which is an inextricably inseparable part of my life. I like to write and make my readers conversant with homemade beauty tips to buzz up their beauty and confidence as well. I feel elated to share my ideas and help all you people become beautiful. I hope you enjoy reading my posts. Happy reading!

Last updated on 27-01-2017 192K 2

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  • ashutoshd dwivedi  08-02-2015

    dear, you are rightly mentioning the importanc eof glycerine and it is also used ofr the many purposes and expecially for the skin it is beneficial to all.

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    • NUTANkumarisinha  27-01-2017
      Thanks a lot for taking your time to comment on my article. How can i find your articles?
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