Turmeric is a well-known beauty and health ingredient. It holds a very important place in Ayurveda due to its amazing healing properties. Turmeric is one of the powerful herbs on the planet that has tremendous beauty and health benefits. It has anti-inflammatory action, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal quality, it is a potent antioxidant etc. Turmeric is also effective against hyperpigmentation as it balances the melanin production and also evens out skin tone. Below are the multiple ways to use turmeric for hyperpigmentation:
Take a small amount of this turmeric-infused oil and rub it into your skin or face thoroughly. Leave on for at least 30 minutes or overnight and wash off. Continue for as many days as needed until the symptoms are gone completely or until the pigmentation is lightened. MORE – Homemade DIY Turmeric Essential Oil
TURMERIC SKIN TREATMENTS
TURMERIC AND HONEY
Honey has skin bleaching properties that’s help lighten the hyperpigmentation and turmeric helps balance melanin production that’s treats it internally. To make a face mask using these 2 ingredients, you need ½ teaspoon turmeric powder and 1-2 tablespoon of honey. Mix the ingredients well to form a smooth paste. Apply the paste and give a gentle massage, leave it for about 10min and then rinse with warm water.
TURMERIC AND ALOE VERA
Mix equal amounts of organic turmeric, lemon and aloe vera gel together for a homemade face mask. Apply to clean face for 15 minutes, then rinse with warm water. Apply a few drops of Argon Oil evenly around the face after you’ve rinsed the mask off for a healthy glow. Repeat this 3 times a week for quick results. MORE – DIY TURMERIC NIGHT SERUM TO WAKE UP WITH GLOWING CLEAR SKIN
TURMERIC AND RICE FLOUR
Mix organic turmeric powder and rice flour. Add raw honey to the mixture to make it into a paste. Wash your face and pat dry. Then, apply an even layer of this paste on your neck and face. Let it dry completely. Use cold water to rinse off.
Also, add turmeric to your diet. Apart from putting it on your skin, turmeric taken internally also benefits skin. MORE – Make this healthy turmeric milk for clear skin.