Ginger Essential Oil
Oil origin: Root
Extraction: Steam distillation
Aroma: Warm, spicy, characteristic of ginger
Odor strength: Medium
Evaporation: Middle note
Origin: China or Africa
Ginger essential oil is considered a powerful nerve tonic, good for exhaustion and mental fatigue and best used in combination with other oils. Also aiding with congestion, colds, coughs, bronchitis, excess fluids, swelling, spasms, fever, headaches, arthritis, sprains, bruises, soreness, poor circulation, varicose veins, raised body temperature, toothache and is renowned for its ability to combat nausea. Its analgesic properties help with reducing pain from muscular aches, arthritis, sprains, rheumatism, joint, pain and stiffness. It has also been used since antiquity as an aphrodisiac, improving libido and impotence.
Chinese medicine has employed fresh and dried ginger for the treatment of fevers, coughs and nausea. Ginger spread to Europe in the Middle Ages and is said to been used to combat the Black Death due to its ability to make a person perspire.
Ginger essential oil is an analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, anti-allergic, carminative, febrifuge, stimulant, tonic, expectorant and antioxidant.
Ginger essential oil is an exotic addition to cosmetic applications, personal care formulations, soaps, perfumery, incense, candles and aromatherapy. Highly recommended.
HBNO is pleased to offer ginger essential oil in small packing to bulk and wholesale quantities. We can supply any amount of oil to anywhere in the world.
For external use only. To not use full strength topically - consult a professional reference for correct dilution ratios prior to application. Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Keep away from eye area. Keep out of reach of children.
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