Ginger Essential Oil Organic 5mL

$19.23

Ginger Essential Oil has a distinct aroma – strong, warm, spicy. Often used in aromatherapy to help ease nausea, digestive upset or constipation, breathing problems, joint pain and headache.

Description

100% pure organic steam distilled ginger essential oil of the rhizome of Zingiber officinale

Fabulous pungent and earthy essential oil – attributed with many qualities: warming stimulating circulation analgaesic anti-inflammatory anti-nausea – in fact ginger is consistently shown in clinical trials to be extremely effective against nausea, including travel sickness, morning sickness and post-operative nausea and vomiting.

Useful for any condition that requires the addition of heat – colds, poor circulation, arthritic pain, muscular aches and pains in general. For arthritic and joint pain, make into an oil blend or balm with Kunzea ambigua essential oil.

Research has demonstrated that ginger essential oil inhalation was found to be effective in alleviating postoperative nausea and vomiting in abdominal surgery patients. And for women undergoing Caesarian section, it was as effective as metoclopramide for preventing nausea and vomiting during and after the procedure (Ref).

Preliminary research shows promise for the incorporation of ginger essential oil in to nasal spray, supporting its use as a steam inhalation for as a natural option for treating rhinitis and rhinosinusitis (Ref)

Other investigations show that Ginger essential oil has bronchodilatory effects, so may help with respiratory trouble, such as asthma, bronchitis, colds and influenza

How to Use Ginger Essential Oil

You can add ginger essential oil to a personal massage or spot-treatment blend. Add 2-3 drops to 30ml of a carrier oil. Blends well with lemon essential oil.

For nausea, add 1-2 drops to a steam inhalation, room vapouriser or put on a tissue.

Great to use in a footbath or for compresses. Mix into a balm with Kunzea ambigua for joint pain.

Organic Certificate

Soil_Association_Organic_StandardThis Essential Oil is certified Organic by the Soil Association which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Association’s standards exceed the UK government’s minimum requirements for organic products in many areas but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.

Additional information

Weight 0.03 kg