Beauty benefits of turmeric essential oil: 8 ways to use turmeric essential oil in your skincare and haircare regimen

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Beauty benefits of turmeric essential oil: 8 ways to use turmeric essential oil in your skincare and haircare regimen

Here's how you can use turmeric essential oil in your beauty regimen.

Turmeric has been known for its amazing beauty and health benefits. But did you know that the turmeric essential oil extracted from the roots of turmeric plant is as beneficial as turmeric? Turmeric essential oil is rich in antioxidants and has potent anti-inflammatory properties. The essential oil has abundant antioxidants and has anti-allergic, anti-bacterial, anti-microbial, anti-fungal qualities which works like a miracle on your skin and hair. We share with you how you can use turmeric essential oil in your beauty regimen. (ALSO READ Priyanka Chopra is second most beautiful woman in the world: Quantico star’s skincare and haircare secrets revealed!).

Turmeric essential oil for skincare

Turmeric essential oil for skincare

Turmeric essential oil for skincare

1. Acne

You can get rid of your acne by applying turmeric essential oil. But you should not apply it directly, use a carrier oil such as like coconut, olive, jojoba or apricot oil to mix it and then apply it on the acne. The  anti-fungal and antiseptic properties of the oil will dry out the pimples and prevent further breakouts. (ALSO READ How to get rid of acne? 19 tips to get back your acne-free glowing and healthy skin).

2. Diminish fine lines and wrinkles

You can eliminate the signs of aging by using the antioxidant rich turmeric oil. Mix 4 drops of turmeric essential oil in 4 tsp of almond oil and massage it on your face. Wipe off the excess after massaging your face thoroughly. Include this practice at night and diminish fine lines and wrinkles.

3. For radiant skin

You can use it as a skin rejuvenator, if your face lacks glow. Mix 2 drops of turmeric essential oil with 3 tbsp of olive oil. Take few drops and massage on your face before going to bed. Store the rest in an airtight jar. Soon you will notice that your dull skin will begin to glow. (ALSO READ How to get rid of prickly heat rash? 7 natural homemade body masks to deal with heat rash this summer).

4. Say goodbye to blemishes and marks

Just like turmeric, the essential oil extracted from the plant’s root also works wonder on your blemishes and marks when used persistently. Using it with any other carrier oil such as olive oil or jojoba oil will give you a blemish-free skin.

5. Use it with facial masks

You can double the benefits of your facial masks by adding a few drops of  turmeric essential oil to your face pack. It will give you an anti-bacterial advantage, making your skin glow, without any side effects. (ALSO READ Here’s the secret behind Shraddha Kapoor’s flawless skin and gorgeous hair!).

Turmeric essential oil for haircare

Turmeric essential oil for haircare

1. Get rid of dandruff

To get rid of dandruff massage your hair with a few drops of turmeric essential oil added to your regular hair oil. The anti-microbial properties of the turmeric oil will help you get rid of dandruff problems with time.

2. For hair loss

If you are suffering from hair loss caused by a fungal infection, then you should definitely indulge in the goodness of turmeric oil infused hair oil rich with anti-fungal properties. Massage your scalp with the oil and the fungal infection will be cured. (ALSO READ Summer haircare: 6 haircare tips to make your tresses summer ready!) .

3. Treat scalp conditions

With the help of turmeric essential oil you can treat all kinds of scalp condition. If you have an itchy scalp or any kind of fungal infection, then use turmeric essential oil with coconut, olive, jojoba or apricot oil to make your scalp infection-free and healthy.

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