Some people already know what the secret of getting rid of the dark circles is under their eyes with the help of a natural and very efficient home remedy. But before starting to talk about the natural home remedy that will do the job perfectly, let’s become familiar with some of the health benefits of turmeric.
Briefly, turmeric is well-known for its anti-aging, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. It will make your skin become shiny, and when used on a regular basis, it will prevent the pigmentation of your skin as well as tone it. It has been used for a long period of time as a condiment, home remedy and as a good textile colorant. Turmeric is best known as an ingredient for preparing curry, but it is the one that gives the lively yellow color of mustard in the same time. It originates from Indonesia and Southern India where it has been cultivated for more than 5,000 years!
Considering the more detailed health benefits of turmeric, we can easily conclude that it can be used for treating a wide variety of health problems. First of all, turmeric has been used for a long period of time by Indians and Chinese as an efficient anti-inflammatory agent for treating a wide variety of affections, including flatulence, menstrual pain, bloody urine, hemorrhoids, teeth pain and chest pain. Turmeric is an excellent iron as well as manganese source. It is also rich in vitamin B6, fiber and potassium.
Research shows that volatile oil prepared of turmeric has an anti-inflammatory role. But even more powerful than the volatile oil is the yellow and orange pigment of turmeric. In numerous studies the anti-inflammatory effects of turmeric are proven to be compared with the effects of certain strong medications, as well as certain anti-inflammatory substances that are given only on medical prescription. Unlike medications that are associated with significant and toxic effects (ulcer formation, intestinal bleeding and so on), turmeric is not toxic.
Even if (on short-term) acute inflammation is beneficial, it can become a major problem when it is chronic (on long-term) and acts against your own tissues. Chronic inflammation is a factor that contributes to numerous common diseases. Turmeric can inhibit a lot of molecules that provoke inflammation.
Other health benefits that turmeric provides are the protection of your cardiovascular system and the protection of those patients who are predisposed to Alzheimer’s disease.
How to prepare the wonder mixture that will help you to get rid of the dark circles under your eyes?
Preparing the turmeric-based mixture is very simple and fast. All you have to do is mix half of teaspoon of lemon juice, one bag of turmeric powder, one powder of integral flour and one teaspoon of tomato juice. Apply the obtained paste on the dark circles situated under your eyes and let it act for 10 minutes.
The mixture that consists of turmeric powder and pineapple juice could also be helpful. Apply this mixture for 10 minutes on a daily basis and you will efficiently get rid of the dark circles.