Organic, Fresh Ginger Essential Oil, locally distilled!
Botanical Name: Zingiber officinale
Origin: Peru, distilled in Asheville, NC
Aroma: Spicy, warm, refreshing: characteristic of freshly cut ginger
Perfume Note: Top
Method of Extraction: Steam distillation
Main Chemical Constituents: a-zingiberene, B-phellandrene, B-sesquiphellandrene, camphene, geranial, a-farnesene, a-curcumene
Blends Well With: Cinnamon, coriander, clove, elemi, eucalyptus, olibanum, geranium, lemon, lime, myrtle, orange, rosemary, and spearmint essential oils.
Description and Uses: This ginger essential oil, distilled from fresh ginger vs dried ginger root, results in an amazingly bright and fresh "true" ginger aroma. We're so excited to carry this oil which is distilled right here in Asheville, NC by a local artisan distiller.
Ginger essential oil is both fiery and fortifying. It makes a comforting massage oil, and blends well with orange for a warming bath in the winter months. Ginger has anti-spasmodic, analgesic, anti-inflammatory and warming properties, making it a fantastic addition to any joint, muscle, pain relieving blends.
Ginger essential oil is also well known for its effectiveness against seasickness, nausea and digestive problems. Ginger essential oil is a helpful oil when one is feeling overwhelmed and exhausted from stress.
Cautions: Ginger oil may cause irritation of sensitive skin.
Recipes Using Ginger Essential Oil:
Muscle Relief Blend:
4 ounces carrier oil
4 drops Rosemary essential oil
4 drops Lavender essential oil
3 drops Marjoram essential oil
2 drops Ginger essential oil
Blend these oils well. Massage into sore muscles or use a few drops in a hot bath to relieve the tension.
Disclaimer: The information provided here is for educational purposes only, and not intended to treat, prescribe, cure, or diagnose any disease or condition. This information is not intended as a substitute for consulting with your physician or other health care provider. Dreaming Earth Botanicals is not responsible for any adverse effects or consequences resulting from the use of any of the suggestions, preparations, or procedures discussed. All matters pertaining to your physical health should be supervised by a health care professional. Keep all aromatherapy products out of reach of children.