Perennial Asian plant with a tubular, thick aromatic rhizome. The stem bears long, narrow, dark-green leaves and yellow or white flowers. Today, ginger can be found in every tropical zone.
Botanical name: Zingiber officinale
Distilled part: Rhizome (underground stem)
Aromatic molecules: α-zingiberene, ß-sesquiphellandrene
Odour: Sharp, warm, spicy-peppery, toffee-like, balsamic-woody, earthy with a hint of lemon.
Zingiber officinale (ginger) root oil*
*Organic signifies “proceeding from organic farming” (contrôle Certisys BE-BIO-01)
*ECOGARANTIE products certified organic in accordance with ECOGARANTIE (Certisys Control) specification
Instructions for use:
For local massage: 1-2 drops added to 1-2 drops of neutral vegetable carrier oil.
For body massage: 2-10 drops added in 5-10 ml of neutral vegetable carrier oil.
A skin patch test is recommended for those with sensitive skin.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- For external use only.
- Do not take orally.
- Do not use essential oils undiluted.
- If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Centre.
- If you have epilepsy or asthma, consult a health care practitioner prior to use.
- Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes; if this happens, rinse thoroughly with water or vegetable oil.
- Avoid exposure of applied area(s) to the sun.
- Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or with children under the age of 6.
- If you experience nausea, dizziness, headache or an allergic reaction, discontinue use.