Ginger (Zingiber officinalis)
Scent: Warm, spicy, woody scent with a hint of lemon and pepper.
Properties: Analgesic, anti-emetic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, bactericidal, carminative, cephalic, expectorant, febrifuge, laxative, rubefacient, stimulant, stomachic, sudorific and tonic.
Cautions: Ginger can irritate sensitive skin and is photo-toxic. Sun exposure is to be avoided after application.
Disclaimer: Please note, the International Federation of Aromatherapists do not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy.