Zingiber officinale

$ 25 USD

Growth Method: Cultivated

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Part of the plant: Root

Country of origin: Indonesia

Note: Top

Scent: Warm fresh, woody, spicy with a top note of citrus

Blends With: Cedarwood clove, frankincense, lemon, lime orange, neroli, patchouli, rose, sandalwood, vetiver, and ylang ylang 

Common Uses: Arthritic discomfort, cramps, headache, indigestion, joint discomfortort , low appetite, muscle ache, nausea, poor memory, and travel sickness


  • Do not use during pregnancy or breastfeeding
  • Do not use if gallstones are present
  • May cause irritation and photosensitivity


  • Bath: 1-3 drops in a full bath
  • Diffuse: 3-10 drops in a diffuser or nebulizer, follow manufacturer's instructions
  • Massage: 1-2 drops to 5 ml (1 tsp) oil or cream


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