GINGER - 100% Pure Plant, Therapeutic Grade Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Zingiber officinale
Parts Used: rhizomes
Scent: Hot, spicy, earthy, woody and sweet - just like fresh shredded ginger
History: Has a long history of use in Ayurvedic medicine. Ginger was eaten to relieve liver problems, anemia, flatulence, and other digestive problems. In ancient Greece, Ginger Roots were eaten to improve digestion and as an antidote to poison. In China, it is in nearly half of their herbal remedies as well as in much of their cooking. Ginger Roots have a long history of use all around the world for morning sickness. In Japan it is also used in massage to treat spinal and joint pains.
Benefits: jet lag, motion sickness, stomache ache, anti-inflammatory, bronchitis, asthma, aphrodisiac, antiseptic, appetite stimulant, laxative, rheumatic pains, promotes courage, confidence, used in ritual for purification and success
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Cedar Atlas, Clove Bud, Coriander Seed, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Juniper Berry, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, Neroli (Orange Blossom), Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Rose, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Vetivert, and Ylang Ylang.
CIRCULATION MUSCLES and JOINTS: arthritis, fatigue, muscular aches and pains, poor circulation, rheumatism, sprains, strains etc
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM: catarrh, congestions, coughs, sinusitis, sore throat
NERVOUS SYSTEM: debility, nervous exhaustion
DIGESTIVE SYSTEM: diarrhea, colic, cramp, flatulence, indigestion, loss of appetite, nausea, travel sickness
Advisory : Non-toxic, non-irritant (except in high concentration), slightly phototoxic, may cause sensitization in some individuals.
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While some of Grampa’s Garden essential oils are medical food grade, we do not advise the use of essential oils for internal use unless they are prescribed by your health care provider and certified aromatherapist. Only your health care provider and certified aromatherapist can prescribe the proper dosage and usage. Please check with your health care professional and certified aromatherapist before ingesting any essential oils.