Turmeric Root is used as a spice and as an ayurvedic medicine. This root is the origin of both turmeric powder and Curcumin originate. It is a storehouse of antioxidant and antibacterial properties. The root of turmeric is highly beneficial for health as well as skin & hair. It is added to various dishes for flavoring and also in milk to heal the wounds or muscle injuries. Turmeric is also helpful in fighting against infections, acne, pimples, joint pain, stomach ailments and various other benefits.