What plant is Qasil?
Qasil is made from dried, finely crushed leaves from the gob tree. Women from East-Africa have been using the leaves of the tree for centuries to exfoliate, soften and brighten their skin. Qasil can be used in multiple ways, including as a shampoo, face mask and face wash.
What does Qasil mean?
The name ‘qasil’ was derived from the Arabic word ‘ghasil’ which means to wash or clean. Qasil powder is considered a natural soap due to its cleansing properties from its high content of saponin. It also has the ability to naturally foam once hydrated.
Does Qasil really work?
I used the Qasil face mask everyday for one week and saw a visible difference. It was Amazing. My complexion was more even, hyperpigmentation visibly decreased, pores smaller and my skin visibly smoother. This is now a permanent part of my skin care routine twice a week.
How long should you leave Qasil on for?
For best results apply a layer onto dry, clean skin. Leave on for 30 minutes or overnight. Rinse with warm water.
What is Qasil made of?
Qasil is made from dried, finely crushed leaves from the gob tree which forms a powder called Qasil. Women from East-Africa have been using the leaves of the tree for centuries to exfoliate, soften and brighten their skin.
Does Qasil lighten skin?
Both Qasil and turmeric contains skin brightening properties to improve skin texture and even out the skin tone. Yogurt contains lactic acid which helps to even out the complexion. Each ingredient in this face mask are amazing to help fade dark spots, acne scars, and shrink pores.
What do Somalis use on their hair?
Somalia suggests opting for lower and loser buns under your hijab, and using good old-fashioned scrunchies instead of elastic ties. While it might seem counterintuitive for women who wear a hijab to wrap their hair before sleeping, it’s something Somalia strongly suggests.
What are the benefits of Qasil powder?
Some amazing skincare benefits of qasil powder
- Cleanses deeply while removing impurities.
- Makes your skin extremely soft and supple.
- Skin moisturization and hydration.
- Balances pH level.
- Say goodbye to acne and pimples.
- Makes your skin glow.
- Get even skin tone.
What is Qasil good for?
Qasil is a powerful multi-purpose cleansing powder famously used by Somali women. It is an ancient Somali beauty secret that has many beauty benefits. It can be used to remedy everything from acne, acne scars, dandruff, and itchy scalp, treating eczema and reducing fine lines.
What do Somalis use on their skin?
The Process. Qasil is picked off the Gob tree and sun dried before being grinded into a fine powder. While it can be used alone with water, many women also combine it with other ingredients based on their skin needs and concerns. Popular ingredients include huruud (turmeric), honey, egg-whites and cusbur (safflower).
How often should you use Qasil?
Use Qasil Face Mask 2-3 times weekly for optimum results.
How do you use Qasil as a mask?
Mix equal part of the Qasil powder with warm water. Stir the mixture well to a smooth paste. Add more powder or liquid as needed and apply on clean skin. After the mask has dried, apply some water to the face and gently scrub the skin and then rinse off.