Ginger essential oil has a spicy and warming aroma.
Ginger oil can be useful in blends intended to help improve circulation and is a helpful addition to blends for massage, arthritis and muscle aches and pains.
Ginger oil can help to ease nausea and motion sickness. May help with physical and mental burn out.
Helps provide energy, courage and create a store of vibrant energy that can help dispel nervous exhaustion.
Use for cold, moist/damp conditions. Ginger oil is warming and fortifying and arousing.
Botanical Name: Zingiber officinale
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Part Typically Used: Root
Country of Origin: China
Typical Main Constituents
a-Zingiberene – 30%
b-Sesquiphellandrene – 11%
Camphene – 8%
ar-Curcumene – 7%
b-Phellandrene – 5%
b-Bisabolene – 5%
a-Farnesene – 4%
1,8-Cineole – 3%
Limonene – 2%
a-Pinene – 2%
Description: Pale yellow-green, with a warm, fresh, spicy woody scent.
Actions: Antispasmodic, Analgesic, Antiseptic, Cephalic, Anti-viral, Antitussive, Aphrodisiac, Anti-oxidant, Tonic digestive, Aperitif, Carminative, Anti-emetic, Diuretic, Laxative, Adrenal Stimulant, Rubefacient, Diaphoretic.
Special use: Use for cold, moist/damp conditions. Inviting, Arousing, Warm & Fortifying. “Helps meet challenges when unconventional tasks are required”
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Neroli, Rosewood, Sandalwood, All Citrus, Frankincense, Cedarwood, Coriander, Patchouli, Vetiver, Rose.
Safety Data: Non-toxic, Non- irritant (except in High doses). Not to be used at more than 1.5% when used on the skin.
Aromatherapy / Home Use
Muscle & Skeletal system: Arthritis, Fatigue, Muscular Aches & Pains, Poor circulation, poor muscle tone, Rheumatism, Sprains, Strains. Etc. Post & Pre –event, Lumbago,
Nervous System: Debility, Nervous Exhaustion, Depression, tiredness, Confusion, Forgetfulness. Helps with Physical & Mental Burn out. Provides Energy & Courage.
Digestive: Diarrhea/Dysentery, Constipation, Irritable Bowel, Colic, Stomach cramping, Flatulence, Indigestion, Morning Sickness – in low doses, Travel sickness & General Nausea, Stimulates sluggish digestion, Abdominal fullness.
Respiratory: Catarrh, Congestion, Coughs, Sinusitis, Sore throat.
Genito-urinary / Endocrine Systems : Cold Periods, P.M.S
Immune: Chills, Colds, Flu, Infectious Disease.
General Essential Oil Safety Recommendations
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