Turmeric is the root of the curcuma longa plant native to southeast Asia. It is a popular spice used in many Asian cuisines; however, it is world-renowned for its use in traditional Ayurvedic and Chinese medicine for its anti-inflammatory, therapeutic and medicinal properties. For centuries, women have used turmeric masks as an anti-acne treatment due to its potent antiseptic and antibacterial properties. This process can be quite messy and time consuming, and in today’s climate, time is of the essence. That is why turmeric soap is more beneficial that turmeric masks; they are economical, easy to use, easy to store and transport, less messy, and contains other ingredients that accelerates its potency.
In this article, we will briefly discuss the benefits of using turmeric soap in your skincare routine.
Top 5 Turmeric Soap Benefits:
1. It treats acne symptoms.
Turmeric contains antiseptic, antibacterial, and anti-inflammatory properties that are ideal for treating acne. It reduces swelling, redness and soreness associated with inflamed skin. It also unclogs pores and reduces excess sebaceous gland oil production, two factors that are crucial for both preventing and treating acne. Turmeric is high in antioxidant and antiseptic properties that halts the growth of bacteria that causes acne.
Turmeric Soap made with additional antibacterial ingredients, such as lemongrass, tea tree, neem, and rosemary oil, is a great choice for people suffering from acne.
2. It naturally lightens skin under arms, knees, and hyperpigmentation.
Turmeric soap is good for blemishes, burns, and dark spots under the arms, the inner thigh, knees, and elbows. Curcumin, an antioxidant found in turmeric, helps to naturally lighten dark spots on the skin by lowering melanin production. It also good for the face because it evens the skin tone and brightens dull skin from acne scars.
3. It promotes youthful skin.
Because it contains antioxidants, turmeric soap fights free radicals, which are primarily to blame for skin aging. Combined with oils, such as coconut, avocado, and olive, turmeric soap promotes skin elasticity to maintain a youthful appearance. It is quite effective at reducing fine lines, wrinkles and dark spots associated with aging.
4. It exfoliates the skin.
Turmeric powder provides a gritty texture that makes it a natural exfoliator. It naturally scrubs dead skin cells caused by acne, burns, or scars, and smooths the skin. Turmeric soap is great alternative to face masks because it is not as messy and easier to use daily. The soap can be applied directly on the skin, or as a wash. It is also great for the heels of the feet.
5. It promotes healthy skin.
The anti-inflammatory and wound-healing qualities of turmeric help to alleviate the signs and symptoms of bleeding, cracked, or inflamed skin. Because of this, our turmeric soap is a fantastic option for treating skin conditions such as eczema, psoriasis, dermatitis, and rosacea. It has a thick, creamy lather that makes it perfect to use to shave the face, legs, and under the arms. The nourishing combination of turmeric, aloe vera, tea tree, and lemongrass protects the skin from razor burns, bumps, and cuts.
Why Choose Kali's Creations Turmeric & Lemongrass Bar for your Skincare Routine?
If you suffer from the skin issues discussed in this article, then our soap bar is the best choice for you! It was specifically created with other skin healing ingredients to alleviate dry, oily, itchy, and sensitive skin. Our Turmeric & Lemongrass soap bar contains the following ingredients:
Each of these ingredients add a special component to this soap bar. In conclusion, our Turmeric & Lemongrass bar can offer the following skin benefits:
Kali Howard has over 10 years of natural soapmaking experience. She is a married mother of 3 beautiful children.