Turmeric is a yellowish spice which originates from India. People mostly use it in their kitchens, but do you know what it can also be used? Here, we’re going to present you some wonderful uses that will definitely amaze you!
Turmeric was used as a cure in the past 4.500 years, but the Ayurveda science used it as a cure against congestion,bruises, wounds, and various skin issues including shingles and smallpox since it possesses a very strong anti-inflammatory effect.
Turmeric has a specific taste, so it’s especially good if you add it into soups, noodles, rice or eggs. It can also be used in numerous topic treatment/ointment to treat acne, but also against cancer.
AMAZING BENEFITS OF USING TURMERIC:
Turmeric’s active ingredient is called curcuma. This is what brings the spice’s anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and antiviral properties. This amazing spice has the ability to reduce pain and inflammation, stop bacteria and infections in wounds, as well as to create new skin cells. If you have cuts or wounds, just apply some turmeric powder on the wound. You can also acquire plus benefits if you mix it with some ginger paste or linseed oil.
FACE CLEANSER AND ACNE CURE
You can prepare this amazing cleanser: add ¼ of turmeric powder, ¼ teaspoon ofneem oil (made of Indian tree) or if you can’t find neem, replace it with some organic, free range milk. Also add 3 drops lavender oil or coconut. This mask will stop the formation of your acne and blackheads because both of the ingredients turmeric and neem/milk are antifungal. Leave the paste on your face for 30 minutes to remove acne scars.
Curcuma reduces inflamed areas and swelling. There are even cases where people used it against rheumatoid arthritis or Crohn’s disease, but also inflamed eye and gingivitis. To prepare turmeric tea, just boil 4 cups water and add 1 teaspoon ofgroundturmeric. Leave it to simmer for 10 minutes and strain it. If you want plus benefits, add some tasty ginger!
There are numerous researches which claim that curcuma is excellent against cancer. According to various studies, curcuma is effective and kills cancer cells, but it also stops the new ones to form. It’s especially good against bowels, breast, stomach and skin cancer. Other researches claim that a topical ointment made of turmeric treats cancer on the skin, vulva and mouth. To prepare this kind of turmeric ointment, just take some turmeric powder and mix it with Vaseline. Rub on the area with the cancer tissue 3 times a day. Patients who had ulcerated cancer with foul smell and itching claim that this is excellent because it reduces the itch and smell, as well as removes various types of lesions.
LESS PSORIASIS PAIN
Psoriasis is an autoimmune disease. Its signs include: itchy skin, red patches, and also scaly skin. It causes a lot of pain and irritation. Unfortunately, there isn’t a cure yet. But, a recent study published in the Journal of Cosmetics, Dermatological Sciences and Applications claims that after 16 weeks application of curcuma gel (along with avoiding allergens and dairy), and parallel to using topic steroid/antibiotics, it managed to remove the symptoms in ¾ of affected people. You can create a thick paste from 1 part turmeric and 2 parts water in a pan.
Here’s a recipe that can help you against mouth eczema: dash turmeric + spoon coconut raw oil. Mix the two, creating a paste and apply it on the affected area. After only 4 days, all the itching, irritation and flakes will be history!
BETTER ORAL HEALTH AND HYGIENE
Curcuma is especially good in cases of teeth issuesanddying fabrics. The Journal for Contemporary Dental Practice claims that turmeric is also effective as any mouthwash or oral productthat you use every day against plaqueandgingivitis. As we already mentioned, it is anti-cancer and stops cancer cells to grow. Prepare a curcuma mouthwash like this: mix some turmeric powder and warm water! You can also dissolve 10 mg of curcuma extract in 100 ml water and add mint oil for a better aroma. You can also prepare a curcuma toothpaste by mixing 1 teaspoon of turmeric, ½ a teaspoon of salt and ½ teaspoon of mustard oil!
DECREASED AGING SIGNS
The recipe we’re about to present you is a recipe for skin polish. If you use it regularly, you’ll prevent premature aging! Just mix 1 tablespoon of chickpea flour and ¼ of a teaspoon of turmeric with 2 teaspoons of milk. The flour has the ability to stop stained skin and remove dead skin. The milk firms the skin and reduces the wrinkles from forming. Rub it directly on your skin and let it dry for 10 minutes. Wipe it gently using your fingertips and rinse with lukewarm water. Here’s another option: gram flour, turmeric, jojoba oil, milk and lemon juice will help you brighten your skin and remove spots!
Try these remedies today and say goodbye to all skin issues with this amazing spice!
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