What is Turmeric and Curcumin?

Turmeric is the most important herb in the world with powerful medicinal properties.

  • Turmeric is a member of the Curcuma botanical group, which is part of the ginger family of herbs, the Zingiberaceae.
  • The root and rhizome stem of the Curcuma longa plant is crushed and powdered into ground Turmeric.
  • Ground Turmeric is used worldwide as a seasoning and is the source of Curcumin.
  • Curcumin is a natural component of the rhizome of Turmeric (Curcuma longa) and one of the most studied phytochemicals.
  • It is extracted, concentrated, standardized and researched in supplement form.