• one of the most thoroughly researched plants
  • its active ingredient, curcumin, is the subject  of numerous biomedical studies and many of its healing properties have been determined
  • contains manganese, iron, vitamin B6, lots of fibers and kalium (potassium)
  • curcumin has strong antibacterial activity, so it is used in cosmetic products as an extract or essential oil for skin problems and also for maintaining healthy gums