Don’t throw out the water you use to clean/rinse your rice. Rice water has gotten so many functions from brightening of skin,conditioning hair,as a skin toner for closing pores,taking rice water bath and even drinking to cure certain disease. Remove the layer of froth that forms at the top of the water & apply it to your face! It helps to smooth & brighten complexion. Great for oily skin & helping to heal acne (same effect as using rice paper to absorb oil, but better). Keep cooking!
HOW TO MAKE RICE WATER FOR GLOWING SKIN AND SHINING HAIR
To make rice water,You will need:
1/2 cup uncooked rice
2 cups water
Method 1: No-boil quick method
To make rice water, first rinse the rice with about a cup of water to remove any dirt or impurities. Place the rice in a bowl and cover with water. Let the rice soak for 10 to 15 minutes. Now strain out the rice water into a clean bowl. Your rice water is ready to use.
Method 2: Boiled rice water
To make a concentrate of rice water to use as a facial wash or hair rinse, prepare rice as you normally would. After the rice has cooked, strain it out. The leftover water will be a vivid white color, and will contain a high concentration of nutrients..