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A kitchen ingredient in skin care?

Many of us find turmeric as a kitchen ingredient in almost all of our Asian households. But, it has many skin-enhancing properties that we are not aware of. So, here we are giving you a brief insight to what turmeric has to offer.

Turmeric is scientifically known as Cucurma longa. It’s bioactive compound is known as curcumin.

Here are some of turmeric’s skin-enhancing properties that you should know:

1. It adds a natural glow to your skin (lightens skin tone)
2. Treats acne breakouts
3. Slows down skin aging
4. Moisturizes dry skin
5. Reduces dark circles

So, if you’re suffering from skin aging, pigmentation, acne, or dry skin, look for products that incorporate turmeric into their list of ingredients. But, do ensure that the product is more natural.

You may wonder, what types of products containing turmeric are available in the market. Here’s a list for you to look out for.

  • Turmeric mask
  • Turmeric cleanser
  • Turmeric cream
  • Turmeric oil
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2 thoughts on “A kitchen ingredient in skin care?

  1. Suriyanti84 says:

    Very informative and knowledgeable

    1. admin says:

      Thank you. Hope you enjoyed the read. =)

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