Ginger Essential Oil

Zingiber officinale

Extraction Method: Steam Distillation from Organic Rhizome
Aroma: Sharp, warm, spicy-peppery, balsamic, earthy
Origin: Africa

Ginger’s widespread roots are indigenous to Southeast Asia, where for thousands of years, traditional Chinese and Ayurvedic practices have used the powerhouse ginger root to elevate the spirit, warm the body, and enhance culinary cuisine. Distilled from the rhizome (root) of the organic Ginger herb,  Ginger essential oil is nearly identical to the therapeutic health benefits of fresh ginger; in fact, the most potent form of ginger is the essential oil because it contains the most significant levels of gingerol. The inherent warming property of gingerol acts as a highly potent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent that is both calming and a stimulant. Ginger oil is an excellent healing agent that contains compounds with analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects on the body. It’s been shown to help reduce pain associated with arthritis and joints.

Medicinal blends assets:

  • The gingerol in Ginger essential oil has many pharmacological abilities, including its antipyretic (fever reducer), analgesic (pain reliever), anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial properties.
  • BA component of ginger essential oil called Zingibain is responsible for the oil’s many anti-inflammatory properties, it provides pain relief and helps ease muscle aches, arthritis discomfort.
  • A principle component of ginger essential oil is also made up of about 90 percent sesquiterpenes, which are protective agents that have antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties
  • When applied topically, ginger oil  promotes healthy blood circulation, consequently relieving inflammation in joints and muscles

Added benefits and uses:
The intensely aromatic rhizomes of the Zingiber officinale plant create a warm, spicy, sweet, lemony, balsamic, woodsy essential oil. Along with sore muscle and joint relief, Ginger oil supports a healthy digestive system and relieves nausea.  This warming oil can reduce unwanted menstrual disorders, inflammation, and respiratory conditions. It can boost a compromised immune system and help support proper lung function, especially when dealing with a cold or the flu.

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