Turmeric made into a paste and applied to acne-prone areas can destroy the P.acnes bacteria that cause inflammation and remove excessive oil from the skin. Turmeric possesses anti-oxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, which are both beneficial in treating acne. Acne patients have higher levels of inflammation and lower levels of antioxidants than people with clear skin. Similarly, treatments that reduce inflammation and oxidative stress can reduce acne. Like most plants and herbs, turmeric has some anti-inflammatory effects. Using : Mix the honey and turmeric together to get a thick paste. Use this as a spot treatment or all over your face (increase quantities accordingly). Apply the paste on the pimple affected area. Leave it on for 10-12 minutes. Rinse with water.