Organic Ginger Essential Oil – Zongle Therapeutics

Organic Ginger Essential Oil

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Ginger is a flowering plant that belongs to the family of Zingiberaceae, the root of the plant has been used in cuisines and for therapeutic purposes for thousands of years. It is especially popular in Asian food for its ability to aid digestion of high protein foods such as meats. Taken from the underground stem of the ginger plant, Organic Ginger Oil is extracted from the root of the Ginger through steam distillation.  Due to the warmth it provides and soothing properties it possesses Ginger essential oil is quite beneficial to have.

Ginger essential oil possesses the same benefits as the ginger root itself, however due to its high concentration the ginger essential oil contains high levels of gingerol. That makes it an excellent choice for aiding digestion as well as topical application with a carrier oil.

Oil Profile

Ginger essential oil is taken from the rhizome also called the underground stem of the ginger plant. Ginger is a highly aromatic plant that has thick roots, long shoots with leaves, and pale flowers. The rhizome of the ginger plant is most useful for flavoring and other applications. 

The ginger oil has a sweet, spicy, woody and warm scent. The oil has thin consistency and light-yellow color. The aroma of Ginger oil is contingent on the quality of the Ginger being used during the process of steam distillation. However, the most aromatically superior ginger oil is said to come from distilling fresh ginger root.

Benefits and Uses

Ginger essential oil is a warming essential oil that has therapeutic, laxative, tonic and stimulant properties. Presently ginger essential oil is gaining popularity for its ability to form various blends; and use in preservation and flavoring. 

1. Promotes Healthy Digestion

Ginger essential oil is one of the best natural sources to ease mild stomach upset and indigestion.   In order to ease digestion, consider taking 2 drops of Ginger oil internally on a daily basis. Alternatively, you can add a few drops to a glass of water, or place one or two drops in a veggie capsule.

2. Helps Reduce Inflammation

Inflammation, in a healthy body, is a normal response that facilitates healing. However, when the immune system overreaches, we’re met with inflammation that causes bloating and discomfort. Zingibain, is an important component of ginger essential oil that is responsible for reducing mild inflammation as well as providing relief to sore muscles following exercise.

3. High Levels of Antioxidants

The roots of the Ginger plant are abundant in antioxidants. To take advantage of the antioxidant benefits, add one drop of Ginger essential oil to your morning smoothies.

4. Alleviates Nausea

Ginger oil has soothing properties that may help reduce nausea. Thus, making it a good essential oil to carry with you on-the-go. Or you could diffuse two to three drops of ginger oil or apply one to two drops over the stomach.

5. Adds Flavor

Ginger oil possesses the same benefits and flavorful profile as that of natural raw ginger root, so it can very easily replace ginger in most recipes. However, in case of natural essential oils less is more, so a few drops are more than enough for flavoring. When you want to add the sweet, spicy flavor of ginger to a meal, you can simply use Ginger essential oil in the place of whole ginger in your favorite recipes. 

6. Soothing and Energizing

Due to its natural composition, Ginger oil is known as a soothing essential oil. If you find yourself exhausted after stressful day at work, diffuse the oil for an energy boost. Due to its warming nature, and grounding aroma, it becomes a good pick for masseurs. When you want a stimulating or warming massage, dilute Ginger oil with fractionated coconut oil and apply topically. 

7. Helps Support Respiratory Function

Ginger essential oil promotes easier breathing by opening up airways and diminishing inflammation caused by a mild cold. It is known to naturally ease irritation caused by coughing; and for restoring normal respiratory function.

Final Thoughts

Ginger has been used for thousands of years in cooking as well as for its therapeutic benefits. These benefits have been extracted and bottled in a concentrated form in the Ginger Essential oil. The oil has a warm and spicy scent which is very soothing, when diffused or inhaled. Organic Ginger Oil has anti-inflammatory properties and it may also be used to relieve nausea and promote healthy digestion.

Because of its potent and therapeutic properties, you want to choose the best product available to you, especially if you are using ginger oil internally.

Our Ginger Essential Oil is sourced from Sri Lanka, Zongle Therapeutics Organic Ginger Oil is pure, potent, and thoroughly tested to ensure safe for aromatic, topical, and internal use. 

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