Turmeric is an ancient Indian herb with some excellent curative, healing and cosmetic properties. An application of turmeric powder in various face packs and masks can have several benefits for your skin.
To begin with, a mixture of raw turmeric and cream of milk, when applied on the face can actually make the complexion clearer. Besides, a paste of turmeric and curry leaves applied on the skin can effectively lighten the black spots on your face.
In addition, a paste of turmeric and neem applied on the face, works wonders for the skin affected with acne. Another effective remedy for pimples is to apply a paste of thick curd, turmeric and two drops of oil.
Besides, turmeric is also a wonderful healing agent. A simple paste of turmeric powder applied to small skin rashes and injuries can effectively heal the spot, especially those emerging from acne. It can be used, both in the raw as well as powdered form.