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Can turmeric make your skin lighten?

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Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 43 years experience
No: You should see your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation so you will not have problems with your skin.

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A 47-year-old member asked:

Does turmeric and curry make your skin smell oily?

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Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine 30 years experience
Tumeric: Turmeric does have a strong antioxidant and ant inflammatory affect, and can cause the curry odor to emanate from the skin if taken in large doses, but does not cause oil.

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