Turmeric is well-known ayurvedic spice and has tons of health and beauty benefits. It is a natural healer and is dominantly found in a lot of ayurvedic products that you find commercially. Turmeric can be used in diys in pure form and if you have problematic skin or suffer from acne and skin texture, you can definitely use this ingredient to achieve clear skin. Turmeric oil is a great product and can be used in so many different ways; below is how you could make your own turmeric oil for clear skin-
Turmeric- Turmeric has great anti-inflammatory and healing properties. It has anti-microbial and pore unclogging effects that helps keep skin clean and clear. Also help fight pigmentation and dark spots. Improves overall skin texture and feel.
Jojoba Oil- Jojoba oil has skin purifying, anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial effects that help keep skin acne-free and clear. Re-texturize skin and makes it plump, smoother and softer gradually.
RECIPE FOR HOMEMADE TURMERIC OIL FOR CLEAR SKIN:
Things you need:
- 2 tablespoons wild turmeric powder
- 1 cup jojoba oil
On a double boiler, place a vessel and add in jojoba oil and turmeric powder. Mix well and let it simmer for 2 hours. Let the oil mixture cool down and strain it using a muslin cloth or fine coffee filter to remove all turmeric particles. Transfer the oil to an amber glass bottle and use it as a facial oil before bedtime. Can also be used in homemade face mask preparations. Add a few drops to your skin care products for added benefits. You can whip it with shea butter to make your own turmeric butter.
**IS IT SAFE TO HEAT JOJOBA OIL?
Now, you might have thought about this for sure. The answer is YES! jojoba oil is made of unsaturated fatty acids. it does not become rancid/oxidize under higher pressures and/or temperatures. Jojoba oil can be heated to 188 degrees that too for 96 hours without exhibiting any degradation in its composition.