Has your skin become lifeless? Has your natural glow diassapeared by the pollution, which has settled on your face? Do you want to prevent pre-mature ageing and avoid wrinkles on your face? What if I tell you there is only one solution to all these problems and to top it all off it is something that is easily available in most of the Indian households, is easy on the pocket and hands down one of the most effective natural remedy of all time? Okay, keeping all speculations aside, let me break the name to you, it is turmeric. Turmeric has long been considered as the ultimate home remedy for various kinds of health problems.

What Does It Do?

Turmeric imparts flavour and colour to many dishes but it doesn’t just cater to food it also has medicinal properties. Some other benefits attached to it is that it can be used as an excellent skin care ingredient. It helps in treating acne, lessens signs of ageing (wrinkles), helps reduce stretch stretch marks and also to remove pigmentation and tanning.Turmeric can also be used in face masks when combined with the right ingredients. It is suitable for both oily and dry skin type.

How To Make Turmeric Face Packs At Home?

Do not burn a hole in your pocket by investing in costly face packs with turmeric being one of their ingredients when you can make very affordable turmeric packs at home. So we have compiled face packs for different skin types and purposes. Select the one that is suitable for you.

1. Rose Milk and Turmeric Face Pack (Dry Skin)

Rose Milk and Turmeric Face Pack (Dry Skin)

Ingredients:
1 teaspoon turmeric powder
1 tablespoon fresh cream
2-3 drops of essential oil rose
1/2 table spoon rose water

Procedure: Mix all ingredients in a bowl well, make sure to get rid of any lumps. The mixture should be smooth, after preparing the pack take a brush and apply little amounts of it on your face and neck. Let it sit for atleast 25 minutes, wash your face with lukewarm water and gently pat your face dry with a fresh towel.

2. Chickpea Yoghurt and Turmeric Face pack (Oily Skin)

Chickpea Yoghurt and Turmeric Face pack (Oily Skin)

Ingredients:
1 tablespoon chickpea flour
1 tablespoon yoghurt
1 teaspoon turmeric powder
1/2 tablespoon water (to mix easily)

Procedure: Mix all ingredients together, if the mixture is too dry add more water accordingly. Smooth out the mixture and use a brush to apply evenly throughout your face and neck, wait for atleast 20 minutes to dry. Wash your face with lukewarm water and gently pat your face dry.

3. Lemon Honey and Turmeric Face Pack (Skin Brightening)

Lemon Honey and Turmeric Face Pack (Skin Brightening)

Ingredients:
1 teaspoon turmeric powder
1 tablespoon honey
1 teaspoon fresh lime juice (make sure to remove any seed)

Procedure: Mix all ingredients together and apply the mixture well on your face and neck using a brush. Let it dry for 20-30 minutes, wash it off with lukewarm water and gently pat your face dry.

4. Tomato and Turmeric Face pack (Tan Removal)

Tomato and Turmeric Face pack ( Tan Removal)

Ingredients:
2 teaspoon turmeric powder
1 tablespoon tomato puree
1/2 tablespoon yoghurt

Procedure: Mix all ingredients, after obtaining a paste like consistency apply it on your affected areas (wherever there is tanning) and let it rest for 20 minutes then wash it off with lukewarm water.

5. Turmeric and Honey Pack For Dark Circles

Turmeric and Honey Pack For Dark Circles

Ingredients:
1 tablespoon turmeric
1 tablespoon honey
1/2 tablespoon yoghurt

Procedure:Mix all ingredients well, take a brush and use gentle strokes to apply it on your dark circles then let it rest for 15-20 minutes and wash it away with lukewarm water.


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