Nefertiti soaps contain only natural ingredients and do not contain dyes, fragrance, parabens, synthetic silicone or mineral oils/petroleum products. Furthermore, unlike synthetic soaps, they are biodegradable and will not harm the environment. Since our soaps contain no harsh detergents or chemicals they are suitable for use on the face, body and hair.
WHY CHOOSE TURMERIC SOAP?
Bursting with skin-loving nutrients and protective antioxidants, it is the polyphenol curcumin, found in turmeric, which is responsible for many of its amazing benefits, of which much have been confirmed by scientific studies. Turmeric Soap is a salve for the entire body, face and hair, helping to stimulate tissue repair to leave the skin absolutely glowing and blemish free and promoting a healthy scalp and helping to combat hair loss.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF TURMERIC SOAP?
TURMERIC SOAP REDUCES SKIN CONDITIONS AND INFLAMMATION
The main compound cucumin found in turmeric is a powerful antioxidant which can help to protect the skin and hair from free radical damage. It has strong anti-inflammatory and wound healing properties and can help to soothe the skin, reduce inflammation and repair damage. It is effective against skin conditions and general irritation and can also relieve cracked and bleeding skin, boost wound healing, and even reduce the severity of burns. Studies have confirmed its effectiveness for the relief and healing of dermatological conditions such as eczema, alopecia, psoriasis and dermatitis.
By inhibiting the production of cytokines which are responsible for the inflammatory response, it is able to reduce allergic reactions.
Tumeric has a long history of use within Chinese and Ayurvedic practice for the treatment of acne. It has strong antibacterial properties and is very effective against acne vulgaris bacteria which causes acne, and is further able to balance sebum production to prevent an overabundance of oil which can block the pores and lead to blemishes and acne.
Additionally, turmeric is also a natural remedy for scabies, a red rash and itchiness caused by microscopic insects which bury under the skin.
TURMERIC SOAP REDUCES DARK SPOTS AND HYPERPIGMENTATION
A further centuries-old use of turmeric is to alleviate hyperpigmentation and even the skin tone. Circumin inhibits melanin production and is a common ingredient in many skin lightening products. One study on Turmeric Soap concluded that constant use over a four week period resulted in a 14% decrease of hyperpigmentation. .
TURMERIC SOAP IS ANTI-AGEING
As a powerful antioxidant, Turmeric Soap is able to deter and destroy free radicals, as well as repair damage. Circumin boosts collagen production and strengthens the skin’s elasticity, thereby reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Its lightning ability can also reduce age spots. Turmeric also protects against the sun and can help to reduce aging due to UV exposure.
TURMERIC SOAP EXFOLIATES AND REVEALS A NATURAL GLOW
Turmeric is a natural and gentle exfoliator and can relieve dullness and dryness caused by the accumulation of dead skin cells on the surface of the skin. By removing the dead skin cells, clearing oil or makeup build-up and removing pollutants, in addition to boosting blood circulation, using Turmeric Soap can help to add lustre to the skin and reveal a natural healthy glow.
TURMERIC SOAP REDUCES DARK CIRCLES & PUFFINESS UNDER THE EYES
Dark circles or puffiness under the eyes is a common skin complaint particularly during the winter months. A lack of sleep, natural sunlight, unhealthy eating, hyperpigmentation or too much time spent on the computer, mobile phone or in front of the television can exacerbate this problem. As a lightening agent with anti-inflammatory properties which also boosts blood circulation, Turmeric Soap can come to the rescue, helping to lighten the skin and alleviate puffiness.
TURMERIC SOAP FOR A HEALTHY SCALP AND HAIR
The antibacterial and antifungal properties can relieve scalp issues such as dermatitis, dandruff and irritation such as itching. It increases blood circulation to the hair follicles which can help with hair growth and the general health of the hair. Turmeric also controls sebum production to alleviate an oily scalp and hair. Hair loss is caused by a number of reasons, and as a strong antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent, turmeric soap may be able to deter hair loss due to these factors. Meanwhile circumin is also believed to lower levels of the hormone DHT which is responsible for some types of hair loss.