Scientific name : Zingiber officinalis
Oil origin : Root
Extraction : Steam distillation
Aroma : Warm, spicy, characteristic of ginger
Odor strength : Medium
Evaporation : Middle note
Origin : China
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This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
Safety precautions: Extremely potent use with care. Consult a professional reference for correct dilution ratios prior to application.
Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Keep away from eye area. Keep out of reach of children.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
"The present report revealed that ginger oil possesses antioxidant activity as well as significant anti-inflammatory and antinociceptive properties."
"Ginger root is commonly recommended for preventing seasickness and is found to be superior to dimenhydrinate (Dramamine) or placebo against symptoms of motion sickness."
"Ginger has been recommended to combat nausea associated with chemotherapy."
"Ginger and its constituents have been reported to inhibit tumor promotion in mouse skin."
"Components of ginger rhizomes are reported to contain potent compounds capable of suppressing allergic reactions and might be useful for the treatment and prevention of allergic diseases."
"Ginger has been suggested to have antidiabetic effects."
"The most common use of ginger is to alleviate the vomiting and nausea associated with pregnancy, chemotherapy, and some types of surgery."
Complete Scientific Study Available: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24020099
|Uses||Pain / Inflammation, Relaxation, Wellness, Antibacterial / Antiviral, Digestion, Immunity|
|Aroma||Earthy / Herbaceous|