Latin Name : Zingiber Officinale.
Part Of Plant Used : Root.
Extraction Method : Steam Distillation.
The oil is extracted by steam distillation from the unpeeled or dried, ground-up root of the plant. It is a warming oil and is particularly good for digestion and fighting nausea and vomiting.
Ginger oil has many therapeutic properties. It is used in the treatment of fractures, soothing the pain of rheumatism, arthritis, and carbuncles.
It helps with hangovers, motion sickness, colds, flu, coughs, sinusitis, sore throat, skin sores, diarrhoea, colic, cramps, chills and fever.
Used in a vaporiser, this oil fights loneliness and depression, and its energizing properties make it a good aphrodisiac.
Put a drop of oil on a handkerchief and inhale to control nausea, motion sickness, and colds.