Ginger Grass Essential Oil

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Ginger Grass Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
COMMON NAME Gingergrass
BOTANICAL NAME Cymbopogon martinii var sofia
PLANT PARTS USED Leaves
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN India
Gingergrass is closely related to Palmarosa and Lemongrass and has long been used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine. It has a sharp green scent and is often used in men’s fragrances.
Nature/Essence – Stimulating & Uplifting
 
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Gingergrass oil is used to help with wrinkles, acne, scars and irritated skin conditions, and has been shown to have calming, antiseptic and antifungal properties. However it may irritate sensitive skin so use with care and at low concentrations.
 
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Gingergrass oil can be used in a massage oil to stimulate circulation and promote blood flow to the applied area to ease stiff or cold joints and muscles. As an inhalation Gingergrass essential oil helps with nasal, sinus and chest congestion and is said to help ease a sense of heaviness in the head.
 
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Gingergrass is considered uplifting and calming during times of stress or low mood.
 
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Indian research indicates Gingergrass essential oil has mosquito repelling properties.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Cananga, Geranium, Sandalwood, Cedarwood and floral essential oils.
Appearance Yellow with reflection of reddish brown colour
Odour Description Slightly woody, rose-like dry out and spicy top notes
Main Constituents Monoterpenes: (+) - limonene, (+) - α-phellandrene, alcohols: geraniol, alcohol perillic, monoterpenones: carvone.
Specific Gravity Min 0.890 Max0.945
Optical Rotation Min -45 Max -25
Refractive Index Min 1.470 Max1.490
- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use
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Ginger grass essential oils

Smells lovely , new to me so have just made my first batch of soap with it .

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