Common Uses: to reduce inflammation, detoxify the body, optimize digestion, stimulate circulation, improve skin health, strengthen immune system and protect the heart. Botanical Name: Curcuma longa Origin: India Processing Method: Steam distillation Plant Part: root Aromatic Note: base note with medium aroma. Smells just like turmeric spice. Disclaimer: Aromatherapy and cosmetic use only. Not recommended for candles. Not for internal use. Keep away from children and pets. Do not use directly on skin. Must be diluted prior to use.