Ginger Zingiber officinale
Newly sourced from Madagascar, doTERRA Ginger essential oil is derived from the fresh rhizome of the ginger plant—the subterranean stalk of a plant that shoots out the root system. A featured ingredient in many Asian dishes, Ginger has a hot, fragrant flavour when used as a kitchen spice. In Western tradition, Ginger is most often used in sweets— gingerbread and ginger snaps being two examples.Applied topically, Ginger essential oil provides a warming sensation on the skin.
Can be used: Aromatically, Topically, Internally / dilute for young or sensitive skin (sensitive)
- Instructions for use
- Product Details
Use Ginger essential oil in your favourite sweet and savoury dishes
During a long car ride, put a drop of Ginger on a cotton ball and place in a cup holder
Apply over lower abdomen for a soothing massage
Directions to Use
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of choice.
Food additive use: Dilute one drop in 125 ml of liquid.
Topical use: For massage, mix 5 drops with 10 ml carrier oil. For bath, mix 5 drops with 5 ml carrier oil. For perfuming, mix 1 drop to 10 drops carrier oil.
Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.Avoid sunlight or UV rays for up to 12 hours after applying product.
- Fragrant and soothing aroma
- A popular kitchen spice used in many dishes from around the world
Aromatic Description: Hot, spicy, earthy, sweet
Collection Method: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Root
Main Constituents: α-zingiberene, sesquiphellandrene