Benefits and Uses
- Energizing aroma
- Good as a base note
- 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.
The aroma of sweet ginger essential oil is known to be energizing, with sharp, warm, spicy notes and just a hint of sweetness like toffee. It is often used as a base note in warm or woody fragrances.