Other than coconut oil, turmeric is one such ingredient that is widely used in India as a beauty product. The antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties of turmeric makes it a wonder product and hence found in many skin care products, cosmetics and beauty treatments.
- 1tsp Turmeric
- 1tbsp yogurt
Turmeric works great as a face mask, to make a acne face mask mix turmeric powder with yogurt to make a paste and use it all over your face. Turmeric mask will not only prevent and reduce acne but only soften the skin and add radiance to it.
Overnight Turmeric: Mix turmeric with water or honey to make a creamy paste, with a cotton swab apply it over acne or acne scars and leave it overnight to work on it.
Turmeric might stain the skin so use it at night before going to bed, you can also use a apple cider vinegar as toner or cleanser to remove the stain. Using turmeric with honey or oil will cut down on the staining.