Ginger: zingiber officinale roscoe
Description: Spark Naturals Ginger oil from China is warm, sweet and powerful with citrus-like notes comparable to orange and lemon.
Properties: Antiseptic, Stimulant, Laxative and Tonic
Historical Uses: Ginger has been grown in Asia since ancient times. It has been used in everything from meat preparation to sweets. Together with Black pepper ginger was one of the most commonly traded spices during the 13th & 14th centuries.
Dilute in liquid or a gelatin capsule and ingest for digestive problems such as nausea and morning sickness.
Rub on stomach and temples to help with motion sickness.
Diffuse into a room to bring energy and help relieve nausea, colds and flu.
Blends well With: Citrus oils, Frankincense and Ylang Ylang
Ginger Essential Oil Application:
Can be used aromatically
Can be consumed
Can be used topically (Dilute for young or sensitive skin)
More information on Ginger:
To Relieve Upset Stomach:
Put 1-2 drops of Ginger essential oil in water and drink, to help with an upset stomach.
Rub 1-2 drops of Ginger essential oil on your stomach or bottom of your feet to aid in digestions.
Ginger Lime Body Scrub:
1/2 cup Coconut oil
1/2 cup Brown sugar
15 drops Lime essential oil
10 drops ginger essential oil
Directions: Mix ingredients together until well blended. Store in an airtight container.