INCI: Zingiber officinale Origin: Sri Lanka Extraction: Steam Material: Root
Benefits and Uses
• Energizing aroma • Good as a base note • Anti-inflammatory • Eases colds and flu
Sweet ginger essential oil comes from steaming ginger roots, and sweet ginger essential oil can actually be used both as a stimulating oil as well as a calming oil.
Origin And Composition
Sweet ginger essential oil comes from China, and is composed of zingiberene, e-citral, z-citral, and camphene among others. The oil is pale to deep amber in color and can range from thin to mildly viscous.
Sweet ginger essential oil can be dropped onto a cotton ball and inhaled for digestive discomfort relief, and is also known to be an anti-inflammatory and cold and flu symptom reliever. Drops of sweet ginger essential oil can also be used in the bath for a soothing and healing effect.