Turmeric is useful not only as spice, but it also has many health and beauty benefits. And, because of that, turmeric has been used since the ancient times. Turmeric can be used as cheap and natural alternative beauty treatment. So, what are the beauty benefits of turmeric?
1. Reduce skin pigmentation
Its vitamin C content can stimulate skin rejuvenation and helps brighten skin. Mix a teaspoon of turmeric powder with lemon juice and apply it on your face as mask to help reduce skin pigmentation.
This spice has been used as beauty treatment since ancient times. It has antiseptic property that can heal wounds fast and removes scars as well. Mix turmeric powder with slices of tomato into paste and apply the paste on wounds or scars for 15 minutes. After that, wash the paste with warm water.
3. Anti Premature Aging
Its antioxidant content can keep our skin healthy. Turmeric also can help reduce premature aging and wrinkles as well as soften our skins. Make a mask by mixing turmeric powder with cucumber juice. Use it twice a week for maximum result.
4. Home remedy for burnt skin
Do you have burnt skin when you try to tan your skin? You can use turmeric to solve this problem. Vitamin C in turmeric can help to brighten your skin. Mix turmeric with lemon juice or cucumber juice and apply the paste on the burnt areas. Use the paste twice a week.
5. Natural treatment for acne
Say goodbye for acne since turmeric can heal acne or pimples and even removes acne scars as well. You can try to make your own homemade turmeric scrub to heal acne and pimple. Mix one tablespoon of coconut oil, one smashed turmeric and one tablespoon of sandalwood or sea salt. Use this scrub once a week.