A versatile herbaceous plant, turmeric is used in culinary practices as well as many cosmetic products for skin and hair care. Turmeric oil, carrying a spicy and sharp aroma, may:
Be stimulating yet calming**
Promote a sense of soothing balance**
Help to occasionally uplift moods**
What is Turmeric?
Turmeric is a traditional herb known for its potent flavoring. This versatile spice is commonly referred to as Indian Saffron. In culinary practices it is used in a number of curries, chutneys, and soups as well as meat, rice and vegetable dishes. It has been used for centuries in religious ceremonies to represent well-being and good fortune.
Steam distilled from the root of the perennial herbaceous plant, turmeric oil’s aroma is spicy and sharp.
Turmeric Essential Oil
Turmeric oil is known to help occasionally uplift moods and ease occasional stress. Its aroma is stimulating yet calming, allowing it to promote soothing balance. Often referred to as Indian saffron, the essential oil derived from the plant is also used in many skin and hair care products for its ability to help support skin healthy and lustrous hair.
Blending essential oils opens up a world of aromatherapy possibilities! Other oils that complement Turmeric oil’s spicy fragrance include: amber, anise, bergamot, cinnamon bark, cinnamon leaf, clary sage, clove, coriander, ginger, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemon, neroli, nutmeg, orange, pine, rosemary, sweet fennel seed, and ylang ylang oils.
Piping Rock's pure Turmeric Oil is available in 1/2 oz. and 2 oz. bottles.
Turmeric Oil Directions for Use
Add 3-5 drops of Turmeric Oil to a diffuser or vaporizer, to a bowl of steaming water or a hot bath to fill a room with its spicy and sharp aroma. To use topically, add ~5 drops of Turmeric Oil to ~10 mL of any Piping Rock carrier oil.
Turmeric Oil is for external use only and should be diluted in a carrier oil such as sweet almond, jojoba, grapeseed or avocado oil before being used topically. Do not apply to broken or irritated skin. Always consult your trusted physician before adding any essential oil to your regimen, especially if you are pregnant, nursing or taking any medications. Discontinue use and alert your doctor should an adverse reaction occur. Keep out of reach of children and away from eyes and mouth. Essential oils are flammable.