Mung beans can be found in China and have been used for hundreds of years. Women of China use these special beans to battle acne and pimples. The Mung bean carries an abundance of protein and vitamins.
Turned into a facial mask, the Mung bean has some intense healing powers. Mung beans have been incorporated into many different beauty treatments due to it being rich in phytonutrients and antioxidants. Using Mung beans as a facial mask and other skin treatments is and was not uncommon.