Ginger has been used for thousands of years by humans on practically every continent. Did you know that ginger was one of the first spices exported from East Asia? Around 500 B.C. Confucius wrote of using ginger in every meal! Ginger root is also well known for its stimulating properties.
Our ginger root hydrosol is uplifting when used alone as a light body mist, evoking the spicy and alluring scent of freshly cut ginger.
Ginger, commonly used as a spice in cooking process exhibits many medicinal benefits. It’s desensitizing and warming properties makes it an ideal choice as a pain reliever, providing relief from muscle strain and sprain.
Other hydrosols such as lime, turmeric, and jasmine combine splendidly as blends to use in place of water for tropically inspired creams or lotions.
Enhance the brightness of organic ginger hydrosol with other spiced essential oils such as fennel, eucalyptus, cardamom, and black pepper for a bewitching aroma spray. Lavender and peppermint essential oils combined with ginger hydrosol to make a wonderful mist to help when we are feeling foggy.
My ginger hydrosol is carefully distilled from the fresh roots of Zingiber officinale using water-steam distillation. Suitable for cosmetic use.