Scientifically known as "Zingiber Officinale", Ginger essential oil is popular for its multiple antiviral properties. It has a warm, spicy, sweet aroma. It has earned the nickname “The Oil of Empowerment” for the feeling of confidence that it is known to inspire.
This is native to the South of China however its growth has spread to other parts of Asia, India, the Moluccas, West Africa, Europe, and the Caribbean. In ancient times, ginger root has been used to soothe inflammation, fever, cold, respiratory discomforts, nausea, menstrual complaints, upset stomachs, arthritis, and rheumatism.
In Aromatherapy, Ginger essential oil is stimulating and warming. It increases concentration and can soothe and reduce feelings of stress, sadness, anxiety, lethargy, agitation, dizziness, and fatigue
It eases morning sickness and flu symptoms.
It relieves body pain including arthritis.
It helps to treat indigestion and sore throats.