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Gingergrass Essential Oil - 10ml

Gingergrass Essential Oil - 10ml

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Name: Gingergrass Essential Oil

Gingergrass is a close relative of palmarosa.  Both plants are distilled from a different variety of the same plant species.

Common Names: Russa grass, sofia

Botanical Name: Cymbopobon martini var. sofia

Family: Poaceae syn. Gramineae

Plant Part Used: Leaves/grass blades

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Perfumery Note: Middle

Aromatic Intensity: Medium

Aromatic Description: Spicy, warm, sweet, citrus, earthy, woody

Colour/Characteristics: Clear with a thin consistency

Main Chemical Constituents: Limonene, p-mentha-1(7),8-dien-2-ol, p-mentha-2-8-dien-1-ol, p-menthadienol, carvone, carveol, p-menthadienol, p-menthatrielol

Blends Well With: Bergamot, cedarwood, cypress, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, niaouli, sandalwood, marjoram, mandarin, lemongrass, ginger, rosemary, rose.

Properties/Uses: Analgesic, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, bactericidal, anti-depressant, revitalising, decongestant, anthelmintic, insect repellent.  Gingergrass essential oil may be used to help treat inflammation, muscle & joint aches and pains, dermatitis, acne, scars, coughs, colds, flu, sinusitis, sore throat.

Energetics: Gingergrass essential oil may help us to feel refreshed, energised, protected and uplifted.  It may help relieve depression, stress, anxiety and tension.  Gingergrass may help to calm, while assisting with improving mental clarity.

Use: Diffuser, direct inhalation, bath, oil burner, oil vaporiser, skin care, massage, ointment, cream, salve, balms.

Safety: Avoid oxidised or old oil as can cause skin sensitisation.  Tisserand & Young recommend to store in a dark, airtight container in a fridge.

Conservation Status: Not listed


We do not recommend these products as a replacement for traditional medicine.

Do Not Ingest.

Do Not Use Undiluted.

Keep Out Of Reach Of Children.

Discontinue Use If Irritation Occurs.

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