Garlic is blended with turmeric are several other herbs and spices to create a healing herbal barbecue rub for natural acne treatment.
Preparation Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Barbecue Rub Ingredients
Garlic powder 2 tablespoons
Turmeric powder 2 tablespoon
Paprika 2 tablespoons
Cayenne pepper 1 teaspoon
Onion powder 1 teaspoon
Coriander powder 1 teaspoon
Cumin powder 1 teaspoon
Mustard powder 1 teaspoon
Mix all the ingredients and store in an air tight container away from heat, light and moisture.
Garlic has antiseptic (antibacterial) properties which are useful for managing acne. It also has anti-inflammatory properties which are useful for dealing with the inflammation associated with acne.
Do not use garlic by mouth 2 weeks before and 2 weeks after surgery since it is a blood thinner.
Do not use/avoid garlic if you have severe peptic ulcers since it can increase acid production.
Turmeric is a potent antioxidant with anti- inflammatory properties when it is taken by mouth as a food spice.