@Sreypov's Blog #2 🧴 Super Easy Turmeric-Besan Facial Mask 🎭

in Natural Medicine β€’ 9 months ago (edited)

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Β Β Β Β Β This post fits into both challenges: turmeric as one of the TWELVE seasonal plants, and also a DIY project that Sreypov has never done, although not extremely challenging. Keep in mind Sreypov's English and computer skills are limited, so I transcribe/translate and help her upload her posts.

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πŸ•‰οΈ Indian Knowledge πŸ›•

Β Β Β Β Β In Cambodia we used to have some Indian neighbors who spoke a little bit of Khmer, and they purchased chapati flour from our restaurant/spice shop once a week. I love to watch Bollywood movies, and I think Indian women are very beautiful.

Β Β Β Β Β When I became friendly with one of our female Indian customers, I asked her for some beauty tips. She recommended a TURMERIC & BESAN FACIAL MASK at least once per week, and gave me her recipe.

Β Β Β Β Β That was almost two years ago, and I just now decided to give it a try. I was afraid turmeric would stain my skin, and that is why I have waited so long to give this facial mask a chance.

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The Recipe πŸ₯„

Β Β Β Β Β The recipe is very easy as there are only 3 ingredients. My Indian friend said she uses yogurt, but knows I am vegan, and told me water is okay too.

Turmeric-Besan Facial Mask 🎭

2 tsp Besan
1 tsp Turmeric
small amount of water

Directions

#1 - Combine turmeric and besan in a small dish or bowl.

#2 - Add a small amount of water and begin mixing with a small spoon.

#3 - Slowly stir and add small amounts of water until you reach a pancake batter-like consistency.

#4 - Apply with your fingers and massage the paste into you skin a bit, making sure to cover your entire face.

#5 - Let the mask dry and wait 10-15 minutes.

#6 - Wash your face being careful not to stain your clothing with the power of turmeric.

#7 - Enjoy looking 21 years old again.

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Post transcribed/translated by:
@JustinParke

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It is amazing what spices can do, and turmeric appears to be one of the most beneficial and versatile! Thank you for sharing about this natural super-ingredient!

yes,turmeric very nice @thekittygirl

Β 9 months agoΒ 

Welcome to the @ecotrain, @sreypov !! Love the natural face care and you can substitute a coconut water or coconut cream kefir for the yoghurt too. Turmeric doesn't work great for white skin (leaves us looking jaundiced and decidedly yellow for a day or two!) but this is something Thai people do too, using rice flour.

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Β 9 months agoΒ 

Well done! The turmeric makes you look a little jaundice (yellow color in skin) but the results are beautiful!
Thanks for sharing!

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Ooh, I keep both of those in my pantry! I will have to give this one a try soon for some nice pampering of my skin. :)

Thanks @plantstoplanks for supporting @sreypov, and it does work according to her testimony.

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yes,you can do it @plantstoplanks

Way to go @Sreypov with your first post!!

welcome to steemit. I am an Indian and use this recipe. To mitigate the sharpness of the turmeric, first massage your face with coconut oil or any other oil that you use. Then mix a pinch of turmeric with one tablespoon of besan/gram flour and milk/water and spread on face. wash before it dries out. Why I wrote this is becaue turmeric could be allergic to many and the oil reduces the bad effect and the stains.

Oh,no problem for me,thanks you for sharing @sayee

Well I have so many sun wrinkles in my face that I think a ton of that stuff will not remove them hahaha.
A great post here my friends!

hahaha,Thanks you so much @papilloncharity.

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This looks to be refreshing! Thanks for your post @sreypov! And thanks for your effort as well, @justinparke! I got a little confused and first read anything like written by you @justinparke. So I wanted to let you know. Maybe you get my idea and add some words like "[..] and help her upload her posts. So now let's look into what @sreypov has prepared for us." Steem on!!