Licorice Root Face Packs for Skin Lightening

licorice root face packLicorice root extract is an Ayurvedic remedy for treating various skin related ailments. It could be easily found in any health store. Licorice contains a compound called glabridin which inhibits skin discoloration causing enzymes. The oil-controlling agent, Licochalcone, in Licorice helps in treating problems of oily or acne-prone skin. It also decreases the body’s melanin production and helps in balancing the pH level of skin cells. It benefits in curing dark circles and skin scars. Here are different Licorice root face packs that helps in skin lightening.

Licorice Skin Lightening Face Pack


Licorice juice – 5 drops

tomato juice – 1 tbsp

lemon juice – 1 tbsp

cucumber – 1

sandalwood paste – 1 tbsp

Direction to use
  • Cut cucumber into pieces and then add lemon juice, tomato juice, licorice juice and sandalwood paste or powder into it.
  • Blend all the ingredients to form a paste consistency.
  • Apply this mask on your face and neck.
  • Allow it to dry for about 20 minutes.
  • Wash your face using cold water.
  • For better results, apply this mask twice in a week.

Licorice Face Pack for Skin Brightening


Licorice powder – 1 tbsp

Oats – 1 tsp (cooked)

Rose water or Toner – as required

Direction to use
  • Take oats in a bowl and cook it in water for oily skins. If you have dry skin means cook it using milk.
  • Now allow it to cool and then add licorice powder into it.
  • Add rose water required into it and mix well to form a fine paste.
  • Apply this paste on your face and neck.
  • Allow it to dry for about 20 minutes.
  • Wash your face using cold water.

Licorice Face Pack for Flawless Skin


Licorice juice – 5 drops

Cucumber – 1

Direction to use
  • Take chopped cucumber and add some licorice juice into it.
  • Blend it well to form a fine paste.
  • Apply this paste in desired areas like face and neck.
  • Avoid applying it everywhere in the body.
  • Rinse well using warm water.

Benefits of Licorice Root Extract

Liquorice is known for its skin smoothening and brightening properties.

Licorice extract helps in fading skin hyperpigmentation and suntan. It provides even skin tone in a safe natural way.

Using licorice keeps the skin clear and hydrated by blocking melanin production. It also benefits dull complexion skin and acne-prone skin.


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