Common Name: Turmeric
Botanical Name: Curcuma longa
Plant Part: Root
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear, pale yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A medium range aroma with a wood and spice like scent.
Turmeric, a nutrient dense spice belongs to the family of perennial herbaceous plant. Native to Indonesia and Southern India, turmeric essential oil is extracted from the tuberous rhizomes of the plant. It is extracted by steam distillation of the dried and cleaned tuber. This essential oil features a yellow color with an interesting scent that reminds you of wood and sweet. Turmeric has long been used for its valuable properties. Packed with rare compounds, turmeric essential oil is a healer herb. It has a calming effect when used as aromatherapy. A few drops of turmeric essential oil can be added to candles, potpourris, vaporisers, or diffusers to combat germs and free radicals found in the air. It is a natural environment cleaner.
Why buy from us?
At Cavin Schon, our goal is to deliver a 100% pure essential oil, the process we use is to ensure that is steam distillation. We do not use extraction methods that may degrade the essence of the plant or could be harmful to health. Steam distillation carries no harmful chemicals and is universally regarded as the best extraction method of essential oils for it withstands the essential compounds of the plant. We recommend you to use lavender essential oil that is extracted safely and gently for the best topical experience.
Caution: Prior to using turmeric essential oil on the skin, test a patch to ensure it does not react with your skin. Avoid facing UV rays while you have turmeric oil on the skin. For external use only.