Turmeric, also known as the “curry spice,” has long been used for healing as well as for its beauty benefits. Studies have shown that turmeric is a very helpful ingredient for skin due to its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties.
Beauticians throughout the globe are waking up to the wonderful benefits of turmeric and it’s also getting incorporated in beauty products. It is possible that turmeric is already an ingredient in your skincare regimen and you didn’t realize it! Turmeric is a positive example of why it is important to research each ingredient in your skincare products. Many products contain ingredients with long names that you don’t recognize and can be harmful to your skin and your body. These are clearly ingredients to avoid. However, if an ingredient list contains
you are in luck as these very long words are the scientific names for turmeric! Tetrahydros are natural ingredients derived from turmeric. These turmeric derivatives are key ingredients in Himalaya Drug Company Skincare products.
The following list of 10 Benefits of Turmeric (For Your Skin) will explain why you need to see these names of ingredients in your skincare formulas:
Benefits of Turmeric (For Your Skin)
Turmeric is rich in antioxidants, which are excellent for anti-aging. It will help improve skin elasticity, making skin appear more youthful, and it helps stimulate new cell growth. Additionally, turmeric minimizes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
2. Protection from Sun Damage
Studies have shown that when turmeric extract is applied to the skin, it helps protect it from UV rays and it helps the skin moisturizes itself. Turmeric is a beneficial ingredient in sunscreens.
3. Naturally Glowing Skin
The antioxidants in turmeric help revive the skin thereby making it naturally brighter.
4. Helps Reduce Acne and Acne Scarring
As an anti-inflammatory, turmeric can target pores and calm the skin, which also helps clear acne and minimizes acne-related scars. The natural oil-controlling properties of turmeric are benefits for acne as well!
5. Corrects Excessively Oily Skin
Excessively oily skin can cause acne, cysts and other skin conditions. Clinical studies have proven that turmeric reduces the facial oils that contribute to various skin issues.
6. Improves Discoloration
This natural skincare ingredient inhibits melanin formation and helps lighten pigmentation and stretch marks. Additionally, it evens skin tone and dark spots.
7. Anti-Bacterial and Healing Properties
One of the turmeric’s longest uses is that of an anti-bacterial healing agent for small cuts and burns. Its anti-bacterial properties can also prevent infection. Turmeric can help reduce localized pain, speed up the healing process, and prevent scarring.
8. Calms Symptoms of Psoriasis, Eczema, Rosacea and Other Skin Diseases
While the causes of these skin conditions are different, they each involve inflammation of the skin. Turmeric is an anti-inflammatory that also improves collagen production while fighting free radicals. Since it is a healing agent as well, dryness, rashes, swelling, irritation, etc., can be repaired in the process.
The Himalaya Drug Company, a pioneer and a leading skincare brand known for its natural ingredients and effective products has announced the launch of its latest marketing campaign, The Root to Beauty. The campaign is aimed at further strengthening the awareness to the various uses of turmeric in daily beauty and health routines in Singapore. The campaign includes a blog microsite, www.himalayainsg.com/turmeric, where the public can get daily beauty tips and facts about Tumeric through videos, blog articles, and testimonials.
“People around Singapore are looking to restore their skin and look their best but it is often a challenge for them to do this. It all comes as people around the country struggle with unappealing chemical products that often cause side effects and irritation to some”. Said Saket Gore, CEO of The Himalaya Drug Company APAC. “We are currently providing people with quality beauty products that keep such issues from being a threat. Our Tumeric range ideal is designed to give people great looking skin without the difficult chemical additives. “
“Turmeric has been used as beauty product over the centuries. There is a long list of skin care benefits associated with turmeric.” said Dr. Mohamed Rafiq, Group Leader of Discovery Sciences Group, The Himalaya Drug Company.
The Himalaya Since 1930 ‘Root to Beauty’ range of products will be accompanied with a newly designed turmeric root product sleeve as part of its latest marketing campaign. These products are available at the following retail stores – Watsons, Guardian, NTUC, Giant, Mustafa as well as NHG Polyclinics, ranging from $7.95 – $12.95.
About The Himalaya Drug Company
The Himalaya Drug Company is a recognized global pioneer and leader in the use of modern science in the development of herbal products. The company was established by M Manal in 1930 and based in Bangalore, India. The company has a range of ‘head to heel’ herbal healthcare and personal care products. The range comprises of 39 pharmaceutical products, over 130 personal care products, 29 Pure Herbs, baby care, consumer health and animal health. The legacy of researching nature forms the foundation of Himalaya’s operations. It utilizes modern research and development practices to rediscover and validate Ayurveda’s secrets. Cutting-edge technology is employed to create pharmaceutical-grade ayurvedic products. It is these stringent quality standards that have led Himalaya’s products to be endorsed by over 300,000 doctors and consumers in over 85 countries rely on Himalaya for their health and personal care needs. Every quarter of a second, a Himalaya product is bought by someone somewhere in the world. Himalaya Global Holdings Ltd. (HGH), is the parent of The Himalaya Drug Company worldwide. It is also the global headquarters of all Himalaya subsidiaries.