Kasturi Haldi, an herbal haldi is used for medicinal purposes. It has a strong odour, and is mustardyellow in colour. Kasturi Haldi has anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory properties. has been extensively used in the preparation of skin care products and applications. It contains curcumin, vitamin A, protein, fatty acids, minerals and carbohydrates and has anti-inflammatory properties as well as strong antibiotic ones.