Botanical Name: Zingiber officinalis Roscoe
Extraction Method: CO2 Extraction
Plant Part: Dried rhizomes
Perfumery Note: Middle / Base
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Ginger has a fresh, warm and spicy/woody lemon scent.
Suggested Uses: Traditionally used for its warming action, Ginger essential oil aids digestion, stimulates blood flow and helps relieve nausea, muscular or menstrual pain. Add 2 drops Ginger essential oil with 2 drops Coriander to 1⁄2 cup Epsom salt and run into a warm bath to help relieve lethargy, nausea, colds and sickness. When added to a carrier oil or lotion, it can help with joint pain, muscle aches, poor circulation and to disperse bruises. Use in a 2% – 5% dilution for topical use.
Cautions: None known.