Fennel face pack

Fennel seeds have properties that can kill pimple causing bacteria and help you have pimple free skin. The combination of lemon and fennel can result in glowing pimple free skin. Be persistent and apply this face pack regularly (thrice a week) for at least 3 months to get clear skin.

Fennel seed – Names in other languages

  • Scientific name – Foeniculum vulgare
  • English – Fennel seed
  • Hindi – Saunf
  • Sanskrit – Madhurika
  • Malayalam – Perunjeeragam
  • Bengali – Radhuni
  • Tamil – Sombu
  • Kannada – Badi-sopu
  • Telugu – Sopu



Fennel face pack to get rid of pimples – DIY

  • 3 tbsp Fennel seeds (Known as sombu in Tamil)
  • 1/2 Lemon
  • Water (As required)
  1. Take fennel seeds and half a medium sized lemon.
  2. Squeeze the lemon into a blender. Remove seeds if any.
  3. Add 3 tablespoons of fennel seeds to the blender.
  4. Add just a little water. If you have dry skin, you can also add half a teaspoon almond oil at this point.
  5. Blend well to make a smooth paste.

Apply the face pack on your face and neck liberally.

Leave it on for 15 minutes and wash off with chickpea flour.

Do not rub too much or you might break a pimple.

Ramya Srinivasan, PDGBA, earned her Master’s degree in Business. As a result of her passion in native medicine, she got her Diploma in Traditional Siddha Medicine from Bharat Sevak Samaj registered under the Indian Planning Commission. She is certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.