Turmeric is a delicious spice to include in your cuisine that provides many benefits for your overall well-being. So, why not incorporate it into your skincare routine? The active ingredient ‘curcumin’ in turmeric possesses anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, and anti-oxidant properties known to help soothe inflamed, irritated, flaky skin by controlling the enzymes that cause these conditions. Turmeric is also known for brightening and illuminating the skin while helping combat signs of aging. In addition, those with uneven complexions and acne-prone skin will find turmeric beneficial to help balance and even their skin tone and texture and reduce acne and breakouts.