Suneeta Cosmetics Holistic Wellbeing
Dealing with acne can be really disheartening, whether you’re 16 or 36! From adult acne, to teenage spots, to just the occasional blemish - it really can happen to any of us.
The frustrating thing is, even though acne affects so many of us, we are still largely misinformed by the skincare industry about why it happens and how to deal with it.
We are taught that we should wash our faces (usually with SLS cleansers) until they are squeaky clean, and then to add a chemical moisturiser over the top to replace the moisture we’ve just stripped off - a bit mad if you think about it.
Interestingly, when you do strip your skin of its own protective oils, the skin actually over-compensates by massively over producing oil in an effort to moisturise itself. This is in fact why some people have combination skin - skin that is oily in...
Turmeric has powerful, healing properties due it being antibacterial, anti inflammatory, antifungal and full of anti-oxidants. It is a brilliant natural remedy to all kinds of ailments and skin conditions.
Turmeric, or “haldi”, is a deep, orange root from India, where it has been used for thousands of years as a spice and medicinal herb. Historically, it has been used to treat health issues ranging from jaundice, blood diseases to bruises and cuts. More recently, studies have shown that turmeric, especially curcumin, could potentially stop the development of certain cancers.