Who said turmeric can be used only in the kitchen. Turmeric has been widely used for health and skin purposes over the years and there are a lot of benefits that comes with it. We have listed these five proven benefits of turmeric to help your skin and cure some common problems. Read on to find out.
Not only does turmeric acts as an exfoliator but also helps in reducing the signs of ageing. If you wish to use the paste as an exfoliator, take some turmeric, water and gram flour. Mix and apply it all over your body and leave it for 20 mins and wash off.
If acne is the problem you are facing then you can cure it by applying turmeric paste. It has antibacterial properties that help in curing pimples. Use sandalwood paste and turmeric with lemon and wash off with cold water after 5 or 10 minutes.
3- Dark circles
Do you have dark under eyes? Mix turmeric with buttermilk and honey and apply thrice a week. It not only helps in lightening the skin but also removes dead skin.
4- Facial Hair
Tired of waxing and threading your face? you can try applying turmeric paste on your face regularly and see a difference. It not only reduces the appearance of hair but also inhibits the hair growth.
5- Stretch marks
Are you new to motherhood? Want to lighten your stretch marks? Use turmeric paste with raw milk and apply it all over, leave it for 20 mins and wash off.
Do try these and let us know how it has helped you and if you have more tips to share, do comment, like and subscribe.