Forest Essentials Facial Ubtan Soundarya – Review

The facial Ubtan Soundarya by Forest Essentials is a facial cleanser that uses herbs in dried form to effectively offer gentle method of exfoliating your skin.

Forest Essentials has the description for this product listed as “Ubtans are 100% natural cleansers that have been used for clear beautiful skin, for centuries in India. The Soundarya Ubtan is a gentle exfoliating treatment that is prepared with a myriad of sun-dried and hand-pounded herbs including Fennel Seeds, Star Anise, Fenugreek, Saffron, and Lemon Peel for deeply cleansing and illuminating the skin.”

Ingredients :

Saffron, a popular product in a lot of products from Forest Essentials, is a Varnya Gana category of herb that offers your skin a warm, glowing complexion. Rose is the Ubtan deeply hydrates the skin to leave it soft and supple. Turmeric is a highly effective natural cleanser that helps remove skin pigmentation, blemishes and blackheads. Fenugreek seeds helps reduce skin inflammation, to reduce scarring and prevents blackheads and breakouts.

As is the case with all Forest Essentials products, the packaging is in a luxurious beautiful jar with a golden screw on cap and an inner lid. Upon opening the inner lid, you get a whiff of faint orange fragrance. The Ubtan Soundarya has a grainy texture and takes some time in preparation and application. The directions on the jar advises you to take half a teaspoon of the Ubtan Soundarya and mix with milk, rosewater or Aloe Vera juice to make it into a creamy paste to be used for washing face. Regular usage of the Ubtan Soundarya offers your skin a radiant sheen that makes you look naturally glowing, refreshed and soft.

Pros :

  • Offers a radiant sheen
  • Adds a natural glow to your complexion
  • Improves skin texture resulting in a smooth, soft and supple skin
  • Lightens pigmentation

Cons :

  • Preparation of the mixture takes time and is not a ready to use product straight out of the jar.

Price : Rs 1075 for 80g

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