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Urban Apothecary - Lethbridge, Alberta
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Turmeric (5ml)

$10.00

Botanical Name: Curcuma longa

Main Constituents:
Turmerones: 20 - 55%

Plant Part: Root

Origin: India

Processing Method: Steam Distilled

Description / Color / Consistency: Pale yellow to orange-yellow liquid.

Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A base note with a medium aroma, Turmeric Essential Oil has the same fragrant woody scent as the powdered spice used in Eastern cuisine.

Blends well with: Clove Bud, Cinnamon Bark, Nutmeg and Clary Sage. 

Product Abstract: Turmeric is a perennial plant with roots or tubers. It is a deep orange on the inside and has roots about 2 feet long. It has been in very wide use by women for skin care, and well known globally as a cooking spice. It has also been used as a mild colouring agent in cold-processed soaps.

Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.