Ginger Zingiber officinalus - France
Essential Oil - 5mL
This oil is obtained by the steam distillation of the dried roots. Ginger oil is warming, earthy and fresh, but not exactly like the fresh root because of the distillation. Patchouli, Ylang Ylang I, citrus and other spice oils blend well with Ginger. If applied to the skin expect a warming sensation. Traditional uses for Ginger essential oil include as a treatment for colds, flus, rheumatism, and muscle tension. Ginger reduces morning sickness and motion sickness. It is also reputed to be an aphrodisiac. Do not use this oil if you are allergic to Peru Balsam.