Turmeric (Curcuma longa): Used for inflammation, arthritis, rheumatism and radical cell repression.
Aroma: Strong earthy, spicey, warm, woody.
Descriptor: Analgesic, antibacterial, anti-depressant, anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, antioxidant, carminative (relieves flatulence), cephalic (clearing or focusing for the mind/head), circulatory stimulant, digestive tonic, hypotensive (aids to lower blood pressure; see Hypotensive Activity of Terpenes Found in Essential Oils), rubefacient (causes reddening of the skin), stimulant, and warming.
Constituent(s): Ketones, Sesquiterpenes
Rainbow Covenant Therapy: 1, 2, 3
Shelf Life: 5 – 6 years.
Protect your investment/purchase: Keep all essential oils out of direct sunlight and heat with lids tight. Refrigeration may help to extend shelf life.