Ginger Essential Oil

ginger, ginger plant, ginger essential oil



Ginger root is an important spice in many styles of cuisine, and ginger essential oil is distilled from the root of the same plant. It is a strong antibacterial agent and aids the digestion. A drop of the oil in a cup of hot water will help to calm an upset stomach.

Ginger [Zingiber officinale]

Botanical Family: Zingiberaceae
Extraction: Steam distilled from root
Properties: Digestive tonic, pain relief, arthritis,
aids sexual potency; combats effects of motion sickness;
use for respiratory infections, coughs, bronchitis,
sinusitis, sore throats, aches and pains
Uses: Diffuse, apply topically; a drop may be added to
food or drink; use in cooking
Fragrant Influence: Gentle, stimulating, endows
physical energy, courage.

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