Turmeric Oil is very much in demand in medicinal as well as coloring and flavoring industries. It is extracted from the turmeric plant which is widely cultivated because of its usage as a yellow-orange culinary spice.
Extraction : Turmeric oil is obtained by process of steam.
Properties : It is Pale yellow to reddish-brown oily liquid with spicy, fresh woods aroma, and it is soluble in alcohol and insoluble in water.
Blending : It blends well with ginger, labdanum and musk oil.
Composition : Its main constituents are Curcumin, zingiberine, ketone, essential oils, phellandrene, limonene, ar-turmerone, a-turmerone, ß-turmerone, 1, 8-cineole.
Turmeric oil is in huge demand in the pharmaceutical industry.
It is main ingredient in many medicines which help in relieving all kinds of pain, anxiety and stress;
It also helps in fighting physical and mental depression.
It also is a popular insect repellant.
It is also main ingredient in many skin care products.