About TGS Turmeric Powder
- The rhizomes are a deep yellow in color inside and are used in various purposes ranging from food, dyes to medicine.
- Curcuma longa is a rhizomatous herbaceous perennial plant of the ginger family, Zingiberaceae.
- The rhizomes are antiseptic, antimicrobial and anthelmentic.
- Turmeric powder is widely used in cosmetics.
- Turmeric is a widely used Indian spice that adds a yellow color and fragrance to the food.
- It has No Artificial Colour, No Preservative & No Chemicals
- Reduces risk of cancer
Turmeric contains antioxidants that prevent free radicals from damaging the internal organs of the body. turmeric powder benefits in reducing cancer risk and symptoms of aging. It also contains a compound called curcumin which is said to amplify the effects of chemotherapy and fight cancer development.
- It has anti-inflammatory properties
Curcumin, being an anti-inflammatory and pain-inhibiting substance, turmeric powder benefits find a place in treating rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. It gives relief from mild joint pain and inflammation.
- Improves digestion
Another important use is that turmeric powder benefits the functioning of the gallbladder in producing more bile, making the process of digestion easier. It also relieves gas and bloating. It is said to cleanse the digestive system due to its antiseptic and antibacterial properties. For this reason, it is also used to treat cuts and infections.
- Boosts immunity
A morning glass of milk with a spoon of turmeric powder benefits in reducing the risk of infection as it has a substance called lipopolysaccharide with anti-viral and anti-fungal properties. Thus it makes the immune system stronger and more efficient.
- Pause diabetes
It has been found that Type-2 diabetes is delayed by the anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties of the curcumin in turmeric. Thus, turmeric powder benefits not only the effects of diabetes medication but also regulates insulin levels.
- Keeps the skin healthy
Used as a natural cosmetic, turmeric powder benefits the skin and even helps wounds heal faster. It has been found to be effective in treating several skin disorders. It can be applied on the skin as a paste on its own or in combination with milk, cream, or curd. It helps reduce acne, scarring, and psoriasis flares.
- Decreases toxicity
Turmeric boosts the functioning of the liver and helps to effectively detoxify the body. It is one of the various plant-based foods that help the body maintain its natural detoxification processes. This is mainly due to its active compound curcumin.