Ginger Essential Oil (Zingiber officinalis)

Ginger Essential Oil -- Aceite Esencial de Jengibre
Blends With: Bergamot, Cardamom, Black Pepper, Spearmint, Orange, Sandalwood, Ylang-ylang, and other spice oils.

Ginger Essential Oil 15ml  (0.5oz)
Ginger Essential Oil 15ml (0.5oz) 1122042
Ginger Essential Oil  30ml (1 oz)
Ginger Essential Oil 30ml (1 oz) 1123042
Ginger Essential Oil 118ml (4oz)
Ginger Essential Oil 118ml (4oz) 1125042
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Botanical Name: Zingiber officinalis

Main Constituent: Zingeberene: >10%

Being very potent, always dilute this oil in a quality carrier oil before use. Ginger Essential Oil is good for aching muscles, arthritis, nausea, poor circulation. [Julia Lawless, The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils (Rockport, MA: Element Books, 1995), 60-64.]

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.

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: Dilute before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.

Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.