Typically, used for spicing up homemade curries, you probably didn’t know how turmeric can work wonders when it comes to brightening up your skin. This Eastern spice when combined with yogurt and made into a paste forms a brilliant face mask that can destroy the acne causing bacteria and soothe acne inflammation when applied to acne-prone areas, while removing excessive oil from the skin at the same time.

All you need to prepare this magical face mask is this golden spice of life, along with some plain yogurt with no additives, while a face pack brush and some wet tissue wipes to apply and remove the mask.

Used for centuries in India for brides to brighten their skin, leaving it radiant and glowing, Turmeric with its extraordinary anti-inflammatory, anti-septic, antibacterial, and anti-aging properties, is very effective in fighting acne and reducing the visibility of acne scars. On the other hand, Yogurt, rich in B vitamins and zinc, wards off acne, blackheads, and pustules, while lubricating and nourishing skin, as well as deep-cleansing pores, thereby keeping it soft, smooth, and supple.

This YouTube tutorial from SuperPrincessjo is a great primer on how to whip up your own face mask using this amazing yellow-orange spice and plain yogurt. Apart from making the mask with these basic ingredients kicking in your kitchen, she also shows the right way to apply and rinse the mask to make your dull skin come alive and turn into super-glowing, radiant skin you always dreamt of!