Sometimes on our skin we would have noticed small red colored bumps filled with pus and would have got confused about that. These are called as boils and they occur on the skin when the hair follicles on the skin get infected. The boils on our skin could be due to poor hygiene, blood disorders, diabetes, weak immunity etc. Mostly boils occurs in the summer season. People mostly go for medications to treat boils in them. Home remedies could also be effective to get rid of boils. Turmeric is often used in making recipes and it could also be effective in treating boils in us. It is superb to mention here that the antibacterial property, anti-inflammatory property plus the antioxidants present in turmeric does tremendously in curing skin issues effectively.
By these ways turmeric could be used to treat boils
Combination of turmeric and ginger:
Here the inflammatory properties of both turmeric and ginger play a great role. In the first step ginger is taken and made it to a paste. Then 1 teaspoon of turmeric powder is added to the above ginger paste in a well cleaned bowl. The contents are mixed well. Later the combination is applied on the affected area on the skin and left for few minutes to dry. Water is used to wash it off. By doing this one or twice in a day better results are got.
Combination of turmeric and curd:
In the first step a well cleaned bowl is taken and to that are added a teaspoon of turmeric and table spoon of curd. This combination is then applied on the affected portion of the skin and left for a time of 15 minutes. By using normal water the skin is washed well. This could be done before taking bath.
Combination of turmeric, vinegar and milk cream:
The pH level of the skin is balanced by the vinegar and our skin becomes nourished and soft by the cream. A well cleaned bowl is taken and to that is added one teaspoon each of turmeric powder, vinegar and milk cream. The contents are mixed well and then applied over the infected portion of the skin. This combination is allowed to stand on the skin for few minutes and then washed with water. This procedure must be repeated 3 to 4 times in a week for good results.
Combination of turmeric and tea tree oil:
The pain and itchiness on the skin would be treated well by this superb combination. In the first step one-fourth teaspoon of turmeric powder is mixed with few drops of tea tree oil and this combination is applied on the affected portions on the skin having boils. After few minutes the skin is washed with water.