DIY Turmeric and Collagen Face Mask for Inflammation
Turmeric is a colorful spice generally used in Indian and Middle Eastern food. The Turmeric root from which the spice is cultivated is related to ginger root and the spice tends to have a warm flavor. People mainly encounter turmeric in curries but it is also popular as a component in herbal medicines and face masks.
Turmeric has been shown to fight inflammation because it contains a chemical called curcumin which can decrease swelling. Because of this, turmeric can be a great addition to a skin care routine if you struggle with acne or skin inflammation. This home-made face mask recipe is the perfect way to try out the benefits of turmeric while also reaping the benefits of Beauty Tonic.
Beauty Tonic is a collagen supplement that contains collagen types I and III, the two your body needs most to support healthy skin. Beauty Tonic can help your body heal and regenerate your skin while reducing wrinkles and keeping your skin youthful and tight. Combined with turmeric, these two beauty ingredients make this face mask one to reckon with!
1 tsp. turmeric
1 tsp. raw honey
1 packet Beauty Tonic
1 tsp. coconut oil
- In a small bowl mix all ingredients thoroughly into a uniform paste
- Apply in a thin, even layer over your face avoiding eyes and lips
- Leave on for 15 minutes and then wash off