Turmeric essential oil has the same fresh, spicy and woody aroma as the powdered spice used in Eastern cuisine, yet even more vibrant and delicious. Used in an oil burner, a few drops in the bath or blended as a massage oil or cream turmeric oil is good for arthritis, muscle aches & pains, rheumatism. It is known to be an insect repellent and is an uplifting oil which can ease anxiety, stress and related illnesses, insomnia, nervous fatigue, relieves physical and mental depression, especially depression. It is said to aid with realizing one’s own potentials or increase the desire for change and helps to eliminate anguish and fear. The therapeutic properties of turmeric oil include analgesic, anti-arthritic, anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, bactericidal, diuretic, hypotensive, insecticidal, laxative, rubefacient and digestive stimulant. Aroma: Fresh, spicy and woody. Note: Do not use when pregnant or breastfeeding, may irritate sensitive skin, use in moderation.