The Turmeric belongs to the ginger family. The root is often pulverized as one of the most important spices used in curry dishes. The yellow bulb plays an important role in traditional Indian healing arts. It has been known for centuries for its healing, cleansing and energizing effects in many diseases and is therefore used in medicine and cosmetics. The active ingredient curcumin has a digestive effect and stimulates the metabolism. In addition, turmeric prevents wrinkles and stimulates collagen. The result: it has a positive effect on the connective tissue and stimulates the tightening of the skin, wrinkles are reduced, dark circles are reduced. This great spice has diverse effects on the skin and is ideal for masks, scrubs and creams.