Ginger is quickly growing popularity as it becomes known for more than just it’s benefits on the digestive system. Ginger is also great for boosting the immune system, increasing circulation, and so much more!
GINGER ESSENTIAL OIL BENEFITS AND USES
Ease nausea, menstrual discomfort, upset stomach, anxiety, muscle soreness, and joint pain
Anti-septic and anti-inflammatory properties
Display tonic, laxative, digestive, and anti-spasmodic activity
Helps fight infections, including those in the digestive tract
Reduce or eliminate mucus from the respiratory tract to soothe irritation and congestion
Promote easier breathing by opening up airways and diminishing inflammation
Reduce symptoms of colds, flu, and fever
Boost circulation and thereby stimulate the growth of stronger and healthier hair and skin,
Improves the symptoms of edema through increased circulation and diuretic properties.
Facilitate the fading of scars and cellulite
HOW TO USE GINGER ESSENTIAL OIL
AROMATICALLY: Use a diffuser, rub into the palms of your hand and cupping around your nose, or inhale the aroma directly from the bottle.
TOPICALLY: Ginger essential oil can be blended with a carrier oil such as fractionated coconut oil, and applied topically. The maximum dilution rate for the topical application of ginger essential oil is 4% or 8 drops to a 10 ml roll-on bottle.
INTERNALLY: Add 1-2 drops of ginger essential oil to a veggie capsule and swallow, or 1-2 drops under the tongue, or 1-2 drops in a 4 oz class of water, mix well and drink to soothe digestive issue. If using essential oils for internal use, be sure that they are 100% pure essential oils that are not compromised or adulterated in any way. Also, do not use essential oils internally long term without checking with your health practitioner.
FREE GINGER ESSENTIAL OIL PRINTABLE RECIPE CARDS
These DIY essential oil recipes are printable and are index card size to add to your herbal recipe box! Right click, save and print.
DIY Apple Pie Diffuser Recipe: 3 Drops Clove Essential Oil, 3 Drops Cinnamon Essential Oil, 3 Drops Ginger Essential Oil, 2 Drops Bergamot Essential Oil
DIY Essential Oil Respiratory Steam: 2-3 Drops Ginger Essential Oil in a mug of steamy hot water. Inhale.
DIY Water Retention Essential Oil Rub: Add 5 Drops Ginger, 5 Drops Cypress, 3 Drops Fennel to a 10 ml roll-on bottle and top off with fractionated coconut oil.
We hope that you enjoy these recipes and don't be afraid to play with recipes of your own. Here's to a happy and healthy day.