Turmeric has long been in use for its multiples properties. Few people know it for its amazing yellow color while few others know it for its health benefits. It is because of its numerous benefits that today the usage of turmeric is known all around the world. Turmeric is famous in India for its usage in the dishes & in also for skin benefits. It has properties such as anti-inflammatory & anti-oxidant that it is important for healing acne, blemishes, scars & beauty purposes. Today, you will be introduced to few turmeric masks that will be give you amazing glow & make your skin beautiful like you have just been to parlor. Just keep in mind that before applying any mask, your skin should be neat, clean & slightly damp. Read on to know more about these masks.
9 Ways To Use Turmeric Powder On Face
1. Curd, Turmeric & Sandalwood Powder
Enriching the skin with its nutrients, it makes sure that skin remain blossomed always & free from disorders. In this remedy, sandalwood powder saves the skin from acne & always adds to the glow over a long period & turmeric, always the “King of the spice” clears marks from the skin, & adds to the beauty. Add 2 teaspoon of curd with ½ teaspoon of turmeric powder & sandalwood powder in a bowl. Mix them well & apply a thick coating on all over your face. Let it stay on your face for 30 minutes & then rinse off with lukewarm water.
2. Papaya & Turmeric
Both of these ingredients are capable of doing wonders in themselves. Papaya containing papain keeps the skin soft & glowing whereas turmeric containing curcumin removes the existence of any facial disorder from the skin. Both of these when mixed, makes the skin wonderfully gorgeous, glowing, beautiful & free from any unwanted marks. Extract pulp from few ripe pieces of papaya & then add a pinch of turmeric in it. Mash the pulp well with turmeric & then apply on your face. Keep it for 25 minutes & then wash off with lukewarm water.
3. Turmeric, Honey & Lime Juice
Until now you would have heard of honey & lime juice but adding turmeric can really increase the efficiency of the whole remedy. This whole remedy is effective in clearing the clogged pores & also reduce their size. Add 1/2 teaspoon of turmeric in one teaspoon of honey & lime juice. Once it makes a thick consistency, apply all over your face. Keep it for 25 minutes & then wash off with lukewarm water.
4. Turmeric Powder & Gram Flour
The effectiveness of this face pack can only be felt once you start using it regularly (thrice a week). Besides clearing your face from acne marks & pimples, this face pack brightens the face & fills it with glow. Combine 4 teaspoon of gram flour, ½ teaspoon of turmeric powder & little milk to make a solution. Mix the remedy well before applying. Once applied, keep it for 20 minutes & then wash off with lukewarm water.
5. Turmeric & Rose Water
Although simple, yet effective for rendering pinkish glow to the skin, this remedy is worth following regularly. Moreover, this face pack is beneficial for moisturizing the skin as well. Add ¼ teaspoon of turmeric in some rose water & mix well. Apply on your face & keep for the next 20 minutes. Follow with washing with lukewarm water.
6. Fuller’s Earth & Turmeric Powder
If used regularly, this remedy has long lasting benefits. Fuller’s Earth acts as a great antiseptic over all kinds of microbes thus keeping skin free from acne & pimples whereas turmeric powder increases blood circulation in the skin thus keeping it healthy & glowing. In hot climate, this remedy also provided great relief with its cooling sensation. Add one teaspoon of fuller’s earth in ¼ teaspoon of turmeric powder. Add some water to mix both. Keeping the consistency thick, apply on your face.
7. Turmeric Powder, Rice Powder, Raw Milk & Tomato Juice
This face pack is helpful in wiping out the small to the small existence of fine lines & other ageing signs. Use this face pack regularly to fill your entire face with glow & beauty. Add 1/2 teaspoon each of rice powder & turmeric powder & one teaspoon each of raw milk & tomato juice. Mix all these ingredients well & apply on your face. Let it sit there for the next 20 minutes & then wash off with lukewarm water.
8. Turmeric Powder, Yoghurt & Mustard Oil
With these three ingredients, this face mask has the ability to enrich the skin with numerous vitamins & nutrients & save it from the harmful action of microbes too. To prepare the mask, take 1 teaspoon of unflavored, plain yogurt in a bowl. Add ½ teaspoon of turmeric powder & 1 teaspoon of mustard oil. Mix all three ingredients well & then apply on clean yet slightly damp face. Wait for 15 minutes & then wash off with lukewarm water.
9. Turmeric Powder & Coconut Oil
With its intense moisturizing properties, coconut oil is beneficial for skin health. Protecting the skin with its anti-microbial properties, it removes the very existence of pimples causing bacteria. In his remedy, turmeric has an effective role in adding to the beauty of the face & the removal of marks, acnes & increase the effectiveness of the whole remedy. Simply add ¼ teaspoon of turmeric powder in 1 teaspoon of coconut oil in a bowl & apply all over your face. Let it stay there for the next 15 minutes & then wash off with lukewarm water.