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New Perspectives of Applied Turmeric Root Extract Powder

Mar 02, 2022

1. Chemicals for daily use

As a functional ingredient, turmeric root extract powder is becoming more popular in the personal care and cosmetics industry because of its antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and other properties. It is increasingly used in a variety of skincare products, such as bites, skin management, and swelling. Driven by it, the sales of curcumin are expected to grow at a CAGR of 11.3% in the forecast period from 2021 to 2031.

In addition, more consumers tend to use cosmetics and skincare products stamped on the clean technology, which encourages industry participants to use natural and plant ingredients such as curcumin, which in turn drives sales in the cosmetics field.


2. Sports nutrition 

A growing body of research now shows that turmeric root extract powder has application potential in sports performance and recovery after sports. At the same time, the category of joint health is closely related to sports nutrition. At present, the raw materials in the joint health market are more traditional, such as Glucosamine, chondroitin sulfate, and Dimethyl Sulfone. The new raw materials represented by curcumin are constantly rewriting the new market and application pattern of the joint health market.

Through continuous in-depth research on turmeric, existing companies have independently developed curcumin, its absorption rate has reached 18.46 times that of general products.

Sports nutrition

3. Stress and lack of sleep 

One of the more subdivided areas of turmeric root extract powder is its effects on stress/anxiety and sleep, which is mainly related to serotonin, which is a neurotransmitter that can stabilize people's mood and happiness. the neurotransmitter also helps sleep, eat and digest. In a 30-day double-blind crossover trial, the effect of curcumin (1 g / day) or placebo on the frequency of anxiety and depression symptoms in 30 obese human subjects. The severity of anxiety and depression was assessed at baseline and at weeks 4, 6, and 10 of the trial using the baker anxiety scale and the baker depression scale, both of which were scientifically validated. The results showed that the anxiety score of the curcumin group decreased (P = 0.03).

Stress and lack of sleep

In 2021, Curcumin and Echinacea were still popular among consumers in the global health care market, they were still one of the popular raw materials for plant immunity in 2021. Thanks to the health benefits continuously verified by scientific research, the health properties of curcumin will continue to receive attention.

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