Properties and applications:
Analgesic - local pain relief
Immune Stimulant - colds, coughs, influenza
Digestive Tonic - constipation, diarrhoea, nausea, IBS, sluggish digestion,
Vulnerary - healing cracked skin, excema, cuts and grazes
Diuretic/Cleansing - toxin build up
Sedative - panic, shock, hysteria, fear, nervous conditions, insomnia
Anti-inflammatory - rashes, inflamed skin, allergy,
Emotional Regulator - shock, grief, anxiety, depression
Warm peppery oils, citrus and florals.
No known contra-indications.
Spicy, light ginger, earthy and warm.
Tall herb with thick yellow-orange root, yellow flowers.
Traditionally used as a cleanser and blood purifier in Ayurvedic medicine. Tumeric is an ingredient of curry powder.