Does tumeric powder actually help scrapes?

I got a scrape on my knee and my foot while swimming. My dad s idea was to put tumeric powder on my foot so I went with it and it burns every time. We ve done it for about 3 or 4 days now and today, before putting more on, it wasn t hurting at all and almost instantly after, there was a huge amount of pain. I m not... show more I got a scrape on my knee and my foot while swimming. My dad s idea was to put tumeric powder on my foot so I went with it and it burns every time. We ve done it for about 3 or 4 days now and today, before putting more on, it wasn t hurting at all and almost instantly after, there was a huge amount of pain. I m not really sure if this is the best idea anymore and I don t know if I should see a doctor for such a minor thing. By the way, I didn t use tumeric on the knee at all because it wasn t causing pain to begin with.
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