How to use turmeric essential oil for Hyper pigmentation, Age Spots, Burns & Inflammation

If Age spots, hyperpigmentation, blemishes, burns and pale-wore out kind of skin is bothering you everyday day then relax – you don’t have to get the peels and laser treatments for your skin. Include turmeric in your daily application and in your diet. Follow the mentioned turmeric essential oil uses below to prevent and cure remedies –

How to Treat Hyperpigmentation Using Turmeric Essential oil

Use a drop of turmeric essential oil with SNAANA face oil (as per your skin tone) and massage for good 1 minutes. A drop can also be used with morning cream for quick results. Continue the application for 3 months and you will find drastic improvement in your concern with a much improved clean, even and smooth skin texture.

What is pigmentation on the face?

Pigmentation problems are linked to poor melanin functioning, which causes either hyperpigmentation (dark spots) or depigmentation (lighter spots) on the skin.

Which vitamin deficiency causes pigmentation on the face?

A deficiency of vitamin B-9 (folic acid) and B-12 (cobalamin) can cause pigmentation problems leading to patchy skin. Poor skin care products and malnourished body may lead to pigmentation concerns. 

Reduce Your Age Spots Using Turmeric Essential oil and Other Natural Oils

Take cold pressed carrier oil like jojoba oil, pomegranate oil, cucumber seeds oil or watermelon seed oil. You can take either of these or take all four in equal proportion. In every 100ml cold pressed oil, add 6 gm of turmeric essential oil. Massage this mixture every morning and bedtime on a clean moist face for at least 1 minute. Exfoliate face twice a week with powdered cleansers and post that massage face with turmeric essential oil and cold pressed oil mixture for good 2-3 minutes like a typical facial massage in a saloon. On prominent marks –apply an extra drop of turmeric essential and massage the mark. Follow the regimen for good 3 months to see visible results on the face.

What are the side effects of turmeric?

Turmeric when consumed in moderate amounts does not cause any side effects unless you are allergic to the herb. Turmeric is one herb that usually suits everyone. However when consumed in higher doses may cause stomach upset, diarrhea, nausea and even dizziness.

Is turmeric a good vitamin to take?

Yes, turmeric contains a good amount of curcumin, potassium, alkaloids, zinc, and other vitamins. It’s good to use in a regular diet as it has been in practice in Indian kitchens for centuries.

Does turmeric help you sleep?

Turmeric provides multiple health benefits however sleep inducing benefits are not studied in detail as yet. But turmeric is helpful in promoting non-rapid eye movement  and hence could be helpful in insomnia.

Does vitamin C help with hyperpigmentation?

Yes, vitamin C helps light the skin thereby reduce pigmentation and discoloration.

How do you get rid of hyperpigmentation naturally?

Make sure to eat healthy food including skin vitals in your diet like omega fatty acids, vitamins and minerals to ensure health nutrition to skin. Also apply a good quality face oil and skin polisher to lighten and brighten the skin surface for a quick recovery.

Which cream is best for pigmentation?

We suggest using moisturizer that contains turmeric essential oil, sweet lime essential oils and oils like hempseed, kalonji, jojoba etc.

Does turmeric mask get rid of hyperpigmentation?

Yes, turmeric certainly helps in lightening the complexion with reduced discoloration. Its regular use with powder cleansers like soapnut, gooseberry, hibiscus, manjistha, lodh will certainly help deliver the result in the long term.

Reduce Burn and Burn Marks by Using Turmeric Essential oil remedies

Take a good quality pure cold pressed coconut oil. Add turmeric essential oil and lavender essential oil to it. Apply on the mark every day 3 times. In case the mark is on the face and you have oily-acne prone skin then do not use coconut oil. Replace it with jojoba oil. Here is the exact recipe in measures to give you quick and sure results.

  • 100ml Carrier oil coconut or Jojoba oil
  • 3ml Turmeric Essential Oil
  • 3ml Lavender Essential Oil – Preferably Kashmiri lavender essential oil.

Mix the oils in proportion mentioned and use it for application on a clean moist skin. Post a month you can increase the proportion of turmeric & lavender to 4 ml each in the same composition. Also make a toner/mist of your own at home with Hydrosol of pomegranate peel, sweet lime peel, hibiscus along with Apple cider vinegar. Take all 4 in equal proportion, mix and store it in a glass airtight bottle. Do not add any preservative or chemical to give it a shelf.

  • 25ml Pomegranate peel Hydrosol
  • 25ml SweetLime Peel Hydrosol
  • 25 ml Hibiscus Hydrosol
  • 25 ml Apple cider vinegar with mother.

While sourcing hydrosols make sure that they are steam distilled and can be used for both eating and application purpose.

Apply this made at home hydrosol right before applying the oil on the area of concern for the best visible results in less than three months. Regular application every morning and evening is must to lighten the marks.

Important to upkeep the health of our skin. Therefore always not only look for natural organic products but also develop the habit of questioning brands on their manufacturing practices, ingredients that they use, visiting their facility etc. Never believe that the big, famous, decades-old brand is genuine and ethical. Johnson is one such open example being in question for years on using cancer-causing chemicals in their composition. So always know the brand, email them, call them, ask them to customize for your needs and post all this decide whether to buy your skin care products or not?

Does turmeric affect blood pressure?

Turmeric helps ease blood pressure by promoting the dilation of blood vessels  and increasing the blood flow. This helps reduce inflammation and the risk of heart attack. Always use turmeric supplements under the guidance of an ayurvedic medical practitioner.

Is turmeric good for diabetes and high blood pressure?

As per research curcumin is a potential nutrient in the prevention of diabetes. It helps decrease glucose in blood sugar and make diabetes more manageable.

Does turmeric dissolve blood clots?

Yes, as per a study in 2012, its main compound curcumin acts as anticoagulant meaning it prevents clot from forming.

Use of Turmeric Essential Oil and Hydrosol in Inflammation

Inflammation – is the answer of the body towards something wrong happening in the body. Inflammation could be anywhere in the body or on the body. And turmeric with its super effective anti-inflammatory properties has the capability to heal and soothe swelling, stiffness, chills, pain, reduced body functions etc. All that is needed is the simultaneous intake and application of turmeric essential oil, hydrosol and powder. Whether it is the inflammation on skin or intestine/liver/joints – turmeric is the best remedy that can heal and prevent the discomfort. Use these Turmeric products to get needed relief.

Turmeric Hydrosol – Start with drinking a table spoon of hydrosol a day making it twice a day steadily. Dilute 1 tablespoon with normal drinking water and drink. Also, the hydrosol which is simply a steam distilled water of turmeric root can be filled in a spray bottle to soothe and calm inflammation visible on the skin. While buying turmeric water/hydrosol make sure to check to buy only steam-distilled turmeric hydrosol with no chemicals and preservatives at all. Steam distilled water do not need any preservative for a good 2 years when stored properly in glass bottles.

Turmeric Essential oil Uses- Mix the turmeric essential oil in a cold-pressed sesame oil or apricot oil and apply to soothe joints/bones inflammation. For inflammation inside the body – it is important to use cold pressed oil that suits you or suits your body constitution. Cow ghee and Oils like sesame, coconut, Pirella, hempseed, kalonji/black seed etc can be used to mix turmeric essential oil for intake purpose. Always make sure that oil you are consuming is suiting you with its nature. Oils are warm, neutral and cold in nature. Intake should be like a medicine and should be taken for regular a week or 10 days and discontinued for a week before resuming again.

Since essential oils are very powerful concentrate, therefore, a drop at a time in a day is more than sufficient to use. Applying and consuming the oils regularly for a period of 2-3 months can show you visible results with signs of relief in initial 10-15 days only.

Turmeric has withstand many clinical trials and is one of the magical herbs to treat the human body discomforts.

Avoid turmeric intake when If you are pregnant, If you are about to undergo any surgery, stop intake 15 days prior.

Avoid usage if you have concerns of kidney stones, gallbladder, acid reflux etc.

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