Ginger Root Essential Oil - Ginger Essential Oil
Ground and uplift with Ginger Root Essential Oil. Made from the root of the Zingiber officinale plant, otherwise known as Ginger, this essential oil is highly viscous with a medium-strength aroma that’s woody, sweet, earthy, and warming.
Ginger Essential Oil uses include boosting memory and concentration, with a middle base fragrance note that helps reduce feelings of anxiety, agitation, and fatigue. Use this Ginger Root Essential Oil in a diffuser to fill your room with clean and cozy vibes, or inhale directly as needed.
Long used in traditional medicine and home remedies, Ginger is known to promote better circulation, aid digestion, and reduce inflammation. Using Ginger Essential Oil may provide similar benefits while also helping you adapt to change.
Try this ginger oil for stomach trouble relief, healthier hair, and more. Diffusing or spraying Ginger Root Essential Oil also helps cleanse your space for deeper, more grounding meditations.
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Benefits & Features
Ginger Root Essential Oil Uses
- Ginger essential oil uses may include aromatherapy, skincare, haircare, pain relief, and relief from common gastrointestinal symptoms.
- Diffuse Ginger Root Essential Oil in your home or office for a cozy, grounding scent that also uplifts and enhances focus.
- A benefit of ginger oil for hair is the gentle warming quality of this oil, which may help stimulate new hair growth. Mix with a carrier oil and apply as a pre-shampoo hair mask.
- Thanks to its anti-inflammatory properties, many people report that using Ginger Root Essential Oil topically can soothe achy joints and relieve arthritis pain. Add 1-2 drops to a few teaspoons of FCO to make a natural pain cream.
- Ginger Root Essential Oil also helps calm the mind for meditation.
Warming Massage Oil
This warming massage oil is perfect for warming up and soothing tired, achy muscles.
Instructions: Combine all ingredients, then massage into the back and limbs using gentle yet vigorous strokes. Also great for use on hands and feet.
Wake Up Your Mind Mist
Use the benefits of Ginger Root Essential Oil in this energizing, mentally-stimulating room mist.
Instructions: Add to a 4 ounce mist bottle. Spray as needed to feel more focused and energized while studying or working.
Botanical Name: Zingiber officinale
Country of Origin: China/India/Madagascar*
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Root
Aroma: Spicy, Earthy
Blends Well With: Basil, Cinnamon Bark, Clove Bud, Fennel Seed, Lavender, Oregano, Nutmeg, Peppermint
*Some of our oils have multiple countries of origin. To confirm which country your specific bottle of oil originates from, please consult its GC/MS test at click here.
Safety / Purity
Kids Safety: Safe to use topically with children 2 years of age and older. Dilute to a .5-2% dilution rate for topical application.
Practice safe diffusing:
- Diffuse in an open, well-ventilated area.
- Keep children out of the direct line of mist.
- Diffuse in 30-60 minute intervals with ample break periods for safe and effective use.
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Ginger Root Essential Oil - Ginger Essential Oil FAQ
What is ginger root essential oil used for?
Nausea, vertigo, motion sickness, inflammation, arthritis, depression and anxiety, trouble concentrating, fatigue, skincare, haircare, and more.
Can I put ginger root essential oil directly on my skin?
Yes. However, please dilute appropriately and use with caution as some people may be sensitive to Ginger Root Essential Oil.
Is it safe to put ginger root essential oil in your belly button?
Many people benefit from using ginger oil for stomach ache remedies. When properly diluted, applying a drop or two of Ginger Root Essential Oil to the belly may help ease nausea, upset stomach, bloating, and promote better digestion. As always, we recommend performing a spot test for sensitivity prior to topical use.
For a premade blend with ginger oil for stomach relief, try our Tummy Rub Essential Oil.
What is the difference between ginger essential oil and ginger root essential oil?
The difference between Ginger Essential Oil and Ginger Root Essential Oil is simply the name.
Both of these oils are derived from the root of the Zingiber officinale plant and contain high levels of gingerol, which is the main bioactive therapeutic compound in ginger. Gingerol gives ginger its powerful anti-inflammatory properties that help promote better circulation, ease digestive problems, and may reduce arthritis pain.
Do I need to dilute ginger root essential oil?
Some adults may be sensitive to Ginger Root Essential Oil, so please use with caution and dilute as needed. Learn more about dilution rates here.
Ginger Root Essential Oil is safe for children ages 2 and older, but must be diluted to a .5-2% dilution rate if using topically.