Ingredients: Turmeric root powder (Curcuma longa)
Country of origin: India
- 100% organic
How to use: Excellent as a natural yellow colouring for soups, sauces, rice dishes and curry. May be added to smoothies and cold or hot drinks.May be used for cosmetic purpose by adding it to masks and baths.
Warning: Not to be used during pregnancy.
Storage instructions: To be stored in a dry place. Keep container tightly sealed to protect the aroma and flavour.
Turmeric has been used in India and China for thousands of year for both culinary and medicinal applications. It gives colour and flavor to many dishes, but has numerous health benefits too. Turmeric is a principle herb in Ayurveda (ancient India’s holistic health approach) and is stronger than vitamin E and vitamin C. Its primary component, curcuminoids (phytonutrients), are main reason for its many health benefits:
Powerful antioxidant properties
Boosting immune system
Assisting with maintaining healthy digestive system by inhabiting the growth of harmful bacteria
Helping with maintaining healthy bones and joints
Great for keeping optimal cholesterol levels
Helps purify the blood and improve overall blood circulation
Provides relieve for an upset stomach
Helps flush out toxins to reduce strain on the liver and gallbladder
Aids in reducing occasional inflammation