Ginger Essential Oil
Our Organic Ginger Essential Oil (Zingiber officinale) from Madagascar is Therapeutic Quality Essential Oil steam distilled from the fresh root.
This Organic Oil is said to be warming, invigorating, and ease breathing. It has a wide sphere of action stimulating the yang energy of Spleen, Stomach, Heart, Lungs, and Kidneys. Traditional Chinese medicine says that it is very useful for cold individuals with a pale swollen tongue.
Ginger Essential Oil’s ability to enhance the yang-energy of the Kidneys makes it quite useful. Ginger is used for food preparation and medical uses. In traditional Chinese medicine the fresh root is used for colds and chills. The dried root restores the body’s yang energy. Of course, essential oils are not intended for ingestion.
Ginger was one of the first products to travel the spice route from Asia to Europe and both the Romans and Greeks used it extensively. The Greek physician Dioscorides recommended it as a digestive stimulant. In the 16th century the Spanish empire began cultivation of ginger in the West Indies. Jamaican ginger is considered the best type to use in cooking.
Ginger is associated with the astrological planet Mars activating will-power, stimulating initiative, and restoring determination.
In addition to this organic ginger essential oil from Madagascar, we also have a conventionally grown and distilled Ginger from China.Essential Oil Safety Considerations