These days, numerous women are looking for next best option to tighten skin and reduce fine lines. Although there are countless surgical and non-surgical options available to tighten loose skin, there are a number of natural alternatives that tighten loose skin without spending a ton of money.
A lifestyle that keeps skin firm, including drinking enough water, a healthy diet and moisturizing, are essential to looking younger, longer.
One natural alternative includes turmeric, which is well-known for its anti-aging benefits. Not only will you look youthful and glowing, but you don’t run the risk of possible side effects caused by harmful chemicals.
Turmeric for skin care
Indian women have been using turmeric in their beauty regimes for centuries to achieve beautifully radiant skin.
Turmeric is one of the most effective healing spices documented to date. Not only is it exceptional for your health when ingested orally, but its high antioxidant content makes it a great topical skin treatment. Turmeric has been a proven to prevent skin wins and increase skin elasticity, by stimulating new cell growth and strengthening the skin’s natural elastic strength.
Turmeric skin mask
- 1/2 cup garbanzo (chickpea) flour
- 1 and 1/2 tablespoon ground turmeric
- 5 drops of your favorite essential oil
- 1-2 teaspoons filtered water
- Optional: Add a tablespoon of coconut milk or raw, organic milk to help prevent staining
- Combine the flour and turmeric and save in an airtight container.
- To prepare the mask, combine 1 tablespoon of the flour and turmeric mixture with 5 drops of oil and enough water to make a paste.
- Smooth the mixture on your face and neck, avoiding the eyes.
- Let the mixture remain on your face until it dries (about 15 minutes) and then wash it off in the shower.
Note: Important note before you start: Turmeric can be potentially staining on some skin types! Make sure you’re using real, organic turmeric. We also recommend doing a small test patch on the back of your hand to see how your skin will respond. Leave it on for 10 minutes, then wash off.