Almonds have made their way to every household. From adding colour to your desserts to on the run snacks for school or work, almonds are a staple in everyone’s lives. But almonds can serve us with a lot more than we understand. Let us educate you more on them with a list of our favourite ways almonds can be used to look your best and why you should pay more attention to almonds. How to Make Healthy, Nutrient-Rich Almond Milk at Home? (Watch Video).

Hair Growth

Almonds are a rich source of magnesium and contain nutrients that promote hair growth. Eating four-six almonds a day will help you grow your hair long. If you’re suffering from thinning of hair, almonds will boost the growth of new hair. However, the result is slower in thinning hair as it has to trigger the growth of new hair. Almonds make the follicles stronger which reduces hair fall and breakage of hair.


If you’re looking for a new scrub, head to your kitchen and grabs a few almonds. Grabs a few almonds and pop them in your grinder to make small granules. If you have dry skin, add coconut oil or any oil of your choice or honey and use this natural scrub. If you have oily skin, try mixing the crushed almonds with freshly squeezed orange juice. You can also use the oil and almond exfoliator on your scalp if you suffer from dandruff. Most Googled Beauty Questions 2018: From Applying Magnetic Lashes to Finding Best Concealer, Here’s Top-10 Trending Beauty Topics!

Natural Eyeliner

Women used this hack in ancient days to beautify their eyes. Many women in villages still use this natural, DIY eyeliner. Hold an almond with tongs or tweezers and hold it over the flame of your stove. Once the almond is burnt, set it aside and let it cool. Crush the burnt almond once it’s cooled down. Now transfer the burnt almond powder in a container and add a few drops of mixing agents to change the consistency of your DIY eyeliner. This eyeliner is not only safe, but, will also promote the growth of your eyelashes.

Toxin Removal

Almonds contain a very high amount of antioxidant properties. This is very beneficial for skin as it helps flush out toxins out of the body. A few almonds a day and can help regulate your digestive system and keep the dirt out. People suffering from acne can really use this.

Acne Busting

Soak a few almonds and let it chill in the fridge. Let them sit overnight and get cold. Once they’re out, grind them into a paste and apply on the affected area immediately. The antioxidant properties will work on killing the bacteria and the cold state will calm your skin down.

None of these tricks and tips are fancy and difficult to use. Our list is budget friendly and helps you unleash your creativity with beauty. Make sure to eat almonds every day and put them to different use once, every week!

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Jun 18, 2019 07:15 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website