Ginger Essential Oil
Benefits of Ginger Essential Oil
Ginger, which belongs in the same family as turmeric, has a spicy nature that can be both aromatic and healing. While the ginger root is often used in culinary dishes and alternative medicine, there are many benefits of ginger essential oil that should be explored. Ginger essential oil is obtained by steam-distilling the roots of the ginger plant. Ginger essential oil is used as medicine in some cultures, and it is found that it may help with nausea* for some people. Ginger essential oil can also be used for aromatherapy, as many people refer to it as the “oil of empowerment”. Ginger essential oil helps emotionally by instilling a sense of self-confidence and positivity. Carpe diem!
What goes with Ginger Essential Oil?
Ginger essential oil mixes well with cedarwood, sweet orange, ylang ylang, lemon, grapefruit, and frankincense essential oils. Making a blend of essential oils may increase the aromatic benefits of using these essential oils.
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General Safety Information: Do not take any essential oils internally without consultation from a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use essential oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses. It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using essential oils with children. A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an essential oil that you’ve never used before.
Shelf Time: 3 years when it is store in a cool dry place protected from sunlight.