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)
$12.40
Ginger Essential Oil 15ml (0.5oz) 1122042
Ginger Essential Oil  30ml (1 oz)
$20.75
Ginger Essential Oil 30ml (1 oz) 1123042
Ginger Essential Oil 118ml (4oz)
$48.95
Ginger Essential Oil 118ml (4oz) 1125042
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.