8 Masoor Dal Face Packs You Can Try This Week

Written by Jyotsana Rao

Pulses found in the kitchen can serve as the best skin care ingredients for our beauty regimen. Various lentils including mung dal, chana dal, besan, masoor dal etc act as a natural remedy to cure many skin problems. Today, we would be discussing about ‘masoor dal’ face packs and their uses.

You can also grind red lentils into powder and store this in a dry place, in a clean, air-tight container. This can be used whenever you need to prepare a face pack.

Here are a few Masoor dal face packs for skin care:

1. All Round Face Pack:

This masoor dal face pack is used to exfoliate the skin, tighten the pores, brighten your skin, and remove tan. This mask will cleanse the skin, soften it, nourish and make it oil-free to prevent acne.

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  • Soak masoor dal in water, overnight.
  • In the morning, grind into a thick paste.
  • Add 1/3 cup of raw milk
  • Mix these well into a paste.
  • Apply on the face in circular motions
  • Keep it on for 20 minutes.
  • Wash off and pat dry.

2. Daily Face Wash:

This face pack is suitable for all skin types. This can also be used as a daily face wash.


  • Mix 1 tbsp masoor dal powder, 2 tbsp milk and a pinch of turmeric with 3 drops coconut oil.
  • Apply evenly on the face.
  • Leave this for 2 minutes
  • Wash off by scrubbing this gently
  • Note: Include coconut oil only if you have dry sin.

3. Brightening Face Pack:

This face pack of masoor dal adds glow, removes dark spots, and cures dry skin and pimples.


  • Soak 50 grams masoor dal in water overnight, in a bowl.
  • Grind it into a fine paste in the morning.
  • Mix 1 tsp raw milk and 1 tsp almond oil to the paste.
  • Apply this face pack evenly on your face
  • Leave it for 15-20 minutes.
  • Wash off with cold water.
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4. Dry Skin Face Pack:

This masoor dal face pack is best suited for dry skin.


  • Soak 2 tsp masoor dal in some milk, overnight.
  • Grind this into a coarse paste in the morning
  • Apply evenly all over the face and neck
  • Keep it for 20 minutes
  • Wash off and pat dry

[ Read: Remedies To Treat Dark Neck ]

Note – You can use rose water instead of milk, if you have oily skin.

5. Methi Face Pack:

This madoor dal face pack benefits are the same as eating methi.


  • Soak 2-3 teaspoons of whole masoor dal, overnight.
  • Grind into a coarse paste in the morning
  • Apply evenly over the face.
  • Let it dry.
  • Wash off with cold water and pat dry your face.

6. Facial Hair Removal Face Pack:

This masoor dal face pack helps to lighten your skin and gets rid of fine facial hair. Orange peel in this pack also helps you to get glowing complexion.


  • Soak 100 gms masoor dal, 50 gms sandalwood powder and orange peel powder in milk, overnight.
  • Grind all the ingredients together to make a nice, smooth paste.
  • Apply a layer of this paste on the face.
  • Keep on the face for 15-20 minutes and let it dry.
  • Scrub off the dried layer gently in circular motions
  • You can also use olive oil to scrub this off
  • Wash off with cold water.

7. Dull Skin Face Pack:

This face pack adds a glow to dull skin.


  • Roast orange lentils/masoor dal
  • Take dried orange peel in an equal ratio
  • Grind into a fine paste with milk.
  • Apply evenly on the face
  • Keep it on for 15 minutes
  • Wash off and pat dry.
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8. Pore Tightening Face Pack:

This masoor dal face pack is useful to tighten the pores on your face.


  • Grind masoor dal.
  • Apply it evenly on the face and neck.
  • Let it dry
  • Wash off with cold water.

Do share your experience with us once you try out any of the above-mentioned face packs.

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