With all the great advances in natural medicine and herbal remedies, we shouldn’t be surprised to find out that making our own beauty balms and facials is as easy as a little research and some ingenuity!
Of course, it’s always important to only use products that you know react safely with your body chemistry. Here’s a combination with two items you might have in your kitchen closet: coffee and turmeric.
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“There are certain combinations that for some reason just click. Natural ingredients that work well on their own, but when combined create something only just short of miraculous. One such combination, in my opinion at least, is used coffee grounds and turmeric.
The health benefits of coffee and turmeric
The benefits of both these ingredients are well established. Particularly in India and other parts of Asia, turmeric has a long and fruitful history of both therapeutic and superficial use. In literature, turmeric has demonstrated time and again it’s ability to lower inflammation in the body, fight cancer, ease joint pain and swelling associated with arthritis, moderate the symptoms of diabetes, regulate cholesterol, and so much more.”