Boswellia Carterii var. thurifera
Daucus carota
Santalum Album
Mentha piperita
Curcuma longa
Origanum marjorana
Cymbopogon martini var. martinii
Prunus amygdalus var. amara
piper nigrum
Turnera diffusa (var. aphrodisica)


Curcuma longa
Botanical name: 
Curcuma longa

Gently cleansing and tonifying

Please note: The information below is meant to give a brief outline of how an oil can be applied by a trained aromatherapist.
Please do not use this information as a guide for how to use essential oils at home.

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
Country of origin: 
India, China
Part of plant used: 
Method of extraction: 
Steam distillation
Blends with: 
Warm peppery oils, citrus and florals.
Chemical character: 
Ketone type
Safety information: 
No known contra-indications.
Odour profile: 
Spicy, light ginger, earthy and warm.
Plant description: 
Tall herb with thick yellow-orange root, yellow flowers.
Historical use: 
Traditionally used as a cleanser and blood purifier in Ayurvedic medicine. Tumeric is an ingredient of curry powder.