Usage of Turmeric for Acne

Turmeric is an herb that recurring againĀ andĀ again in several home remedies. This herb is a thick stem and it is a wonderful remedy for the treatment of acne. This herb can also be used as internally as well as externally. This herb is a wonderful aromatic smell and it is widely popular all over the world. Turmeric herb basically develops under the ground thus it is also called rhizomes or rootstalks. This herb does not only uses in your kitchen to cook food but it is also used in several home remedies. Turmeric herb is popular all over the world to give flavor to the dishes but in Indian subcontinents it is widely famous because of its uses in natural home remedies.

When you move out from your house your skin gets filled with natural oils and dust. This natural oil and dust leads to bacterial infection. This bacterial infection is responsible for the development of certain skin problems like swelling, inflammation etc. All these problems lead to acne problem. One can cure or prevent acne problem by subduing the development of bacterial infection. Turmeric has antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and soothing properties. Thus you can say that Turmeric is a wonderful medication for the best treatment of acne problems. Turmeric has no side effect as it has not allergic properties. One can use turmeric internally as well as externally for better results. There are several methods of using turmeric herb that can be beneficial for the treatment of acne problems. Some of those methods are described below.

Method 1: This method is widely popular all over the world but mostly in Southeast Asian countries. In this method you just need to increase the intake of turmeric in your meals. The increment of turmeric powder in the meals will reduce the risk of the growth of acne problem by fighting with bacterial infections. This is also a best way to cure acne problem.

Method 2: Mix a tea spoon of turmeric powder in a glass of warm milk and stir in gently for 2 to 3 minutes until it mixes properly in the milk. Now you will see that the color of milk is turned yellow. Have this drink before bedtime once in a day. This drink will boost your immune system and in results your body will be able to fight with bacterial infection. This method will is a best way to cure acne problem fast.

Method 3: One can also make a scrub to reduce the chances of developing acne scars. For this you just need to mix 2 table spoons of turmeric powder in 2 to 3 drops of mustard oil and 2 to 3 drops of lemon juice. One can also use olive oil or coconut oil in the place of mustard oil. Mix all these three ingredients gently and then you will get a paste. If the paste is quite thick and you are not able to mix it properly then add few more drops of olive oil or coconut oil in the turmeric powder. Apply this paste on the area that is affected by acne. Leave it for 20 minutes on your face and then scrub your face with fingers by dipping them in lukewarm water. Repeat this process day after day. This method will also help to remove the acne scars and make your skin soft, supple and flawless.

Method 4: Make a thick paste of turmeric powder by mixing it in milk. Spread this paste all over the face or the area that is affected by acne scars. Leave this paste on your face for 15 minutes and then wash off your face with water. Repeat this process day by day to get better results. After some days you will note a positive effect on your skin. One can also get rid of paste with the help of this paste. This paste is also responsible to lighten the skin. This method is also effective and easy to treat acne scars.

However turmeric powder has no side effect on the body and everyone can it but one should also consult a doctor before going to choose any of the methods that are mentioned above. Try any of the method for couple of weeks and then you will note the difference. As turmeric has antiseptic and antibiotic properties thus everyone should enjoy the benefit of this wonderful herb in their life.