“TUMERIC” is a well known spice that is used in many Indian cooking recipes as well as in herbal remedies. Turmeric can be an effective treatment for suntan, stretchmarks, pimples, acne, blackheads and to make your skin healthy and glowing. Turmeric has anti-inflammatory anti-bacterial properties that fight blemishes for clear skin naturally. Enhance it with other Kitchen ingredients to make a powerful face and body mask for all skin types.
Turmeric, rose water and milk cream face pack:
Ingredients: ½ tbsp of turmeric powder, 1 tbsp of rose water and 2 tbsp of milk cream.
Just simply mix the motioned ingredients and blend well. Then apply this paste on your face and leave it untouched for 1-2 hrs. As it gets dried, wash it with plain water.
Turmeric, honey and aloe vera face pack:
Ingredients: 1 tbsp of aloe vera, 1 tbsp of honey and 1 tsp of turmeric powder.
Mix all the above ingredients and make a paste with medium consistency. Apply this on face, neck and back and leave for about half an hour. Then wash with cold water.
Turmeric and mint face pack:
Ingredients: 1 tsp of honey, 1 tsp of mashed mint leaves, and ½ tsp of turmeric powder.
Combine all the ingredients and make a paste. Spread this paste on your face and let it dry. Rinse it after 20 to 30 minutes. The mint will soothe your skin and also reduce the effect of sunburn, if any.
Turmeric and sandalwood face pack:
Ingredients: ½ tsp of turmeric powder, 2 tbsp of sandalwood powder and 2 tbsp of yogurt.
Mix the ingredients and make a paste with creamy consistency. Apply this cream on your face and massage in circular motion. Leave for 15 minutes then wash it off with water.
Turmeric and lemon juice face pack:
Ingredients: 1 tsp of turmeric powder and 2 tbsp of lemon juice.
Mix these two ingredients and make a paste. This paste acts as bleach on your face. Apply this paste on your face and leave for 20 minutes. Then wash with water.
Gift Idea: You can also make this masks as a gift to your loved one’s by only adding in the powders only, like rice flour or gram flour or oatmeal flour ( you can also customize it by adding clay, cinnamon or any other natural skincare products) and turmeric powder and put it into a container. Add in a note saying to use, simply mix the mask with water or honey.
QUICK BEAUTY TIP: Mix ½tsp of turmeric powder in 1 glass of milk and drink it to enhance your glow from within and to improve the overall health with turmeric. Turmeric detox tea recipe.