• Can help support healthy digestion *
• Can help; reduce bloating, gas and occasional indigestion *
• May help reduce occasional nausea *
Part of the Plant: Root
Extraction Method: steam distillation
Aromatic Description: Hot, spicy
Main chemical components: α-zingiberene, β-sesquiphellandrene
Recently sourced from Madagascar, dōTERRA ginger essential oil is extracted from the fresh rhizome of the ginger plant - the underground stem of a plant that shoots the root system.
An ingredient featured in many Asian dishes, Ginger has a warm and fragrant flavor when used as a kitchen dressing. In the western tradition, ginger is used more often in sweets.
The internal use of ginger is best known for anti-inflammatory action and as a digestive aid, to facilitate indigestion and occasional nausea. *
Ginger essential oil can also be applied topically or inhaled as a mild aroma. *