Turmeric is a spice that has been used since the ancient times to maintain skin beauty. Reportedly, it is not only useful to soften skin, but it is also useful to whiten the skin. That’s why most lulur (Asian body scrub from Indonesia) recipes are usually made from turmeric as their main ingredient. Most Javanese brides use turmeric lulur treatment before their wedding days, so they will look beautiful during their big days.
It is safe to use and gives cool effect on your skin. There are several homemade turmeric masks that we can use to make your skin brighter and blameless in only seven days.
Turmeric and Mustard Oil
Mustard is usually used as dressing for salad. It has a function to soften and moisten skin. Mix mustard with turmeric as homemade mask, and apply it on your face. Wait until it dries and wash your face.
Turmeric and Milk powder
White milk powder is the cheapest and easiest to find ingredient to make our homemade mask. Mix turmeric powder and milk powder. Add a little water. Apply the paste on your face and body skin. Do this every day and you’ll get clean, brighter and soft skin.
Turmeric and Honey
Mix one tablespoon of turmeric powder and half a tablespoon of honey. Mix them until they become paste, and apply it to your face. Let it for 10 minutes, until it dries and wash your face with cool water. This mask is useful to have shiny and brighter facial skin.
Turmeric and Sandalwood
Do you want blameless and spotless facial skin? You should try this homemade mask. Mix one tablespoon of turmeric powder with quarter of a tablespoon of sandalwood powder with a little of water until they become paste. Apply the paste on your face. This mask is useful to cure acne and acne scars.
Turmeric and rose water
Mix one tablespoon of turmeric powder and two tablespoons of rose water. Apply the paste using brush to all your face area. Make your body relax and wait for several minutes until it dries. This mask can brighten your skin and make your skin relax.
Turmeric scrub can help to soften skin as well as to clean dead skin cells. To make homemade turmeric scrub, mix turmeric powder with oatmeal, mix them with a little water until they become thick paste. Then, you can use it as body scrub. Using this regularly will make body skin smooth and elastic.