Curcumin is extracted from the Rhizome of Curcuma longa as raw material. It’s a natural food pigment by the process of solvent extracting, concentrating, refining and drying. The appearance of curcumin is yellowish to orange red free flowing powder, has the characteristic odor-turmeric like, the active ingredient is curcumin. It can not dissolve in water and ether, easy to dissolve in ethanol, acetic acid and propylene glycol, completely soluble in acetone. The color shade of acidic solution is pale yellow, and reddish brown in alkaline condition. It has a good resistance to heat, but not to light and Fe2+. It has superior pigmentation ,especially for protein.
1.Improving blood circulation,lipid-lowering,choleretic,anti-inflammatory,anti-tumor;
2.Treating women’s dysmenorrhea and amenorrhea;
3.Improve immunity and helping to prevent dementia;
4. Preventing the body from the damages of free radicals,anti-oxidation,antifungal,anticoagulant;
5. Preventing swelling of the joint, arthritis, cardiovascular disease and cancer.
6.As medicines’ raw materials for anti-inflammatory and regulating menstruation, curcumin
extract is mainly used in pharmaceutical field;
7.As products for regulating menstruation, curcumin extract is mainly used in health product
8.As pigments, food additives of seasoning, curcumin extract is mainly used in cosmetic industry.