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Turmeric is a spontaneous perennial plant of the Zingiberaceae family (the same one to which the Ginger belongs). Extracted, the root is cylindrical and orange, and the powder that is obtained is yellow-ocher.
HAIR: Curcuma contains curcumin, potassium, vitamin C and flavonoids: this composition gives it antioxidant, anti-inflammatory and immunostimulant powers. In addition, Turmeric is considered a sebum-regulator and anti-dandruff, the mechanism of action seems to be an acceleration of blood circulation with increased nourishment to hair follicles.
TINTORIAL NOTES: Suitable for getting blond and warm tones on light hair. It mixes with Henna or other dyeing herbs. Recommended for blonde hair and very light brown to get blond, golden or warm tones. It is used in combination with henna to obtain very warm coppery tones or with the cassia to revive blond tones.
Note: Do not use on bleached hair, with streaks or sunstrokes. Do not apply with Indigo or Katam or on hair that still has residues of these two Herbs: in all these cases you risk unpleasant green colors.
SKIN: It has healing properties and for this it can be used on wounds, burns and insect bites. It can be used to inhibit the growth of unwanted hair and as a protective and nourishing treatment for the skin. Useful for the treatment of eczema, psoriasis and acne and is a powerful anti-wrinkle because of its strong antioxidant action.
HISTORY and CURIOSITY: Despite its "nickname" of Saffron of India, the origins of Curcuma are probably attributed to China, but in India it has been known and used for at least 5,000 years, as medicine, spice and coloring, but it is also considered a powerful lucky charm, so that Indian brides use to dye their hair with Curcuma powder and bring a small piece to their necks on their wedding day.
HOW TO USE: Mix with boiling water and any other herbs until you get the consistency of a yogurt. Cover the container and allow to stand for 15 minutes. Apply the paste on dry hair. Massage with light circular movements. Apply what remains on the lengths. Leave on for 20-50 minutes, 1-3 hours as a dye pack. Rinse thoroughly and make a light and diluted Shampoo, like our shampoo with wild Sardinia from Sardinia. As a face mask, it is advisable to mix it with Argille and other Herbs to avoid unpleasant chromatism. the shutter speed is 10/15 minutes.
On the skin of the face, use carefully and in very small quantities to avoid unsightly yellow color changes. If used to wash the body, there are no problems because the duration of the application has shorter times than a face mask.
Ingredients: Curcuma aromatica root powder
- Ex Tax: 5.49€
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- Brand: Polveri Cosmetiche
- Product Code: 05CURC0008
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