E-686 - Turmeric (Curcurma longa)

Very bright yellow coloring that will stain fingers and clothes. Warm but pungent smell with a vegetal roundness.

Item # Description Price Quantity Option
E-686-15 15 mL Turmeric $12.87
E-686-50 50 mL Turmeric $24.78

Historical Fokelore Application

Indian Ayurvedic practice holds it in high esteem as an analgesic, anti-inflammatory, beneficial in preparations for arthritis, muscle aches and pains as well as rheumatism with alleged diuretic properties useful in treating fluid retention and cellulite.


Botanical Name:Curcurma longa

Also Known As:Indian Safrom

Where Grown:India

How Grown:Organic Practice

Plant Part Used:Steam distilled from boiled, cleaned and sun-dried rhizones.

Aroma:Exotic, Spicy, Woody

Color:Medium to Dark Amber

Viscosity:2

Perfume Note:Base

Blends With:

How Used:Very bright yellow coloring that will stain fingers and clothes. Warm but pungent smell with a vegetal roundness.

Precautions:PS