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These 5 Turmeric Skincare Products Treat Acne, Eczema, and Rosacea

Have you ever googled in an attempt to solve a skincare woe only to get back thousands of results? If you’re struggling with common concerns like acne, rosacea, and dull skin, skip the search engine and try turmeric—it’s not just for the kitchen.

According to Rachel Nazarian, MD, board-certified dermatologist in New York City, the yellow spice is gaining popularity in skincare because it has anti-inflammatory characteristics. It’s “gentle, calming, and plays well with others,” she says of turmeric’s benefits. “The ingredient curcumin (found in turmeric) works as an anti-bacterial and can effectively hinder propionibacterium acnes—a bacteria thought to play a critical role in acne formation.”

Dr. Nazarian also explains that turmeric is “relatively safe and non-irritating for sensitive skin, making it an ideal ingredient for many skincare products because it’s suitable for most skin types,” even if you’re prone to acne, eczema, rosacea, or hyperpigmentation.



Source : Real Simple – These 5 Turmeric Skincare Products Treat Acne, Eczema, and Rosacea Edited By, Taylor Lane

About Schweiger Dermatology Group

Schweiger Dermatology Group was founded to help make excellent dermatology care accessible throughout the Northeast. In 2010, Dr. Eric Schweiger started the practice with a single location in Midtown Manhattan. When he saw the need for high-quality dermatology care that did not require weeks or months of waiting to see a qualified provider, his vision of a multi-location practice was born.

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