Turmeric is the new darling of the plant world! A gnarly root from the ginger family (Zingiberaceae), its anti-inflammatory properties are legendary! It is excellent when blended with other anti-inflammatories (such as marjoram, chamomile or helichrysum) for muscular pain support.
Beware however, that bright orange color will forever stain your favorite shirt, your hands, the countertop, so PPE accordingly. Note: I have learned that treating stained clothing with vinegar prior to washing removes the stain. It generally does!