How to Make a Brightening Turmeric Eye Mask & Face Mask

LITTLE DIY
by LITTLE DIY
10 Materials
10 Minutes
Easy

Turmeric is a perennial flowering plant, and when turned into a powder, it has a warm, earthy flavor. But did you know that turmeric contains curcumin, a compound that acts as a strong antioxidant?


It’s not only good to consume turmeric, it can also benefit your skin. Follow my tutorial to learn how to make a turmeric skin mask and a turmeric eye and lip mask.

Tools and materials:

  • Turmeric powder
  • Honey or aloe vera
  • Cucumber
  • Water
  • Instant coffee powder
  • Round makeup pads
  • Makeup brush
  • Small bowl and spoon
  • Blender
  • Ziploc bag
How to make a turmeric skin mask

1. How to make a turmeric skin mask

In a small bowl, mix ¼ teaspoon of turmeric with 1 tablespoon of honey or aloe vera. Stir until combined.

Mixing honey and turmeric powder

To use this turmeric skin mask, dampen your skin. Then use a small brush to apply the turmeric skin mask to your damp skin and leave the mask on for 15 minutes before rinsing it off.

How to make a brightening eye and lip mask

2. How to make a brightening eye and lip mask

Slice half a cucumber and put it in a blend. Add ¼ cup of water and blend until smooth.

Turmeric benefits for skin

Pour the cucumber mixture into a small bowl and stir in 1 teaspoon of instant coffee powder and ½ teaspoon of turmeric powder.

Turmeric under eye mask recipe

Cut some round makeup pads in half and soak them in the mixture for 15 minutes.

Transferring the eye pads into a Ziploc bag

Transfer the pads to a Ziploc bag and seal. Store these pads in the freezer for up to 2 months. When you are ready to use them as an eye mask or lip mask, bring them to room temperature.

How to make a DIY turmeric eye mask & skin mask

How to make a DIY turmeric eye mask & skin mask

In addition to making and using these great turmeric skincare products, please don’t forget to use a good sunscreen every single day to protect your skin. Try these simple turmeric beauty recipes and let me know, in the comments, how you like them.

Suggested materials:
  • Turmeric powder
  • Honey or aloe vera
  • Cucumber
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  • Diane Diane on Aug 15, 2022

    Coffee grounds and instant coffee are two completely different things.

    this masque recipe is sus

  • Gsm11866376 Gsm11866376 on Aug 15, 2022

    The question being asked about the puffy eyes, how is it applied. Is what I would like to know. How often should it be applied to puffy eyes?

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