Ginger essential oil is distilled from the botanical Zingiber Officinalis. It is typically grown in Java, Sumatra,China and India. Ginger oil has a warm and spicy essence as well as a concentrated and potent oil which is derived from the root of the ginger plants. The stem which is also known as a rhizome, extends roughly 12 inches above ground with long, narrow, ribbed green leaves coupled with white or yellowish-green flowers. it has a zingy, hot flavor note and a rich, warm and woody olfactory note.
Ginger is extensively used as a home remedy to relief from pain and motions sickness. It is very popular in blends for the belly and it is comforting after a big meal and feeling steady and healthy by travelling as it can help in getting immediate relief from any kind of digestive upset.
Ginger essential oil has many chemical constituents but there are some contents like zingiberene (16-22%), Camphene (5-18%), α-pinene (2-5%)
Method of Extraction :
It is distilled by steam distillation method of the roots/reasons.
Health Benefits :
Olfactive Description :
Warm, spicy, woodsy, sweet, balsamic