Ginger 100% Pure Joy Naturals essential oil offers relief from pain, and helps to alleviate cold and flu symptoms as well as offering soothing to a wide range of digestive maladies. The scent of Ginger essential oil is not what you would expect from the actual herb. It is warm, spicy, and energizing. This essential oil comes from ginger root (Zingiber officinale), a pungent, peculiar-looking underground rhizome. Add 3-4 drops of essential oil to 1 oz of fractionated coconut oil and massage onto stomach morning and evening. You’ll be glad you did!
Ginger is a member of the Zingiberaceae plant family, this perennial herb grows up to three to four feet high, with narrow spear-shaped leaves,
Botanical Name: Zingiber officinale
Main Constituent: Zingeberene: >10%
Plant Part: Root
Processing Method: Steam Distillation. Fresh ginger root is macerated and distilled over high heat, from which the oil is extracted.
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, pale yellow to yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note with a medium aroma, this Essential Oil is reminiscent of fresh ginger.
Blends With: Bergamot, Cardamom, Black Pepper, Spearmint, Orange, Sandalwood, Ylang-ylang, and other spice oils.
Product Abstract: Ginger is a perennial herb that grows to about 3 – 4 feet high (approximately 1 meter). It has a characteristic thick spreading tuberous rhizome.
Cautions: DO NOT DRINK essential oils. Dilute before use; may cause skin irritation in some individuals, so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. For best results Diffuse or use topically with a carrier oil.
Pure Joy Naturals provides this essential oils guide for educational purposes only and not as medical advice. Please consult a qualified healthcare practitioner or resource on essential oil uses, safety and precautions for all essential oils.