The Best Essential Oil – Ginger Grass

Almost all the essential oils…have pros and cons…but I’ll be discussing about an essential oil that just has pros and pros and some more of pros…the amazing…mild (Okay not literally…I mean as in its being) and amazing…ginger grass oil….

This plant is a….perennial…herbaceous plant…Slender stems and leaves are topped with flowering tops…Foliage is fragrant with characteristic fresh…green…sharp odour…

Has numerous benefits…

  • Improves circulation and blood flow
  • Reduces stress
  • Calms
  • Is uplifting
  • Excellent for relief of sinus congestion
  • Euphoric
  • Aphrodisiac

The aroma of this oil is greatly…Sharp…peppery…fatty sweet herbal rose…woody…grassy

Do you the background of this amazing oil?

This unique oil is a relative of lemongrass…grown in Maharasthra…India…It has gentle spicy earth notes…and has many uses in Ayurvedic and indigenous formulations…It has been distilled since the 18th century in India…

And you might not be knowing this too that if used topically…such as a compress to the head or chest…it should be diluted…so always keep that in mind before applying it….It can also be added to bath water…about 8 drops per tub of water….If used in a nebulising diffuser…adhere to the safe operating guidelines by turning the diffuser off after 3-5 minutes…Know about the smell of this spicy oil? Those who are wondering how it smells might compare it to lemongrass…It mixes well with frankincense and can be used to stimulate circulation to the head…

You know this cousin of rosy Palma Rosa is simply amazing! I’ll repeat this time and again…Warm and spicy like ginger…with just a hint of green grass…lemon and floral notes to it….It should be a perfumers delight….Some sources…however…recommend its use topically for pain relief and warming…the same way one would use ginger oil….Please dilute it way down for topical use…I am repeating it again and again…

 The main action of ginger grass is on the circulation…Like I have already mentioned…It encourages blood flow to any area of the body to which it is applied…This action…and the anti-inflammatory properties of this essential oil…make it an excellent choice for massaging sore muscles and relieving stiffness in joints….Ginger grass is useful for headaches that originate in tense muscles in the neck or upper back….

Now please go through the following references…

  1. Ginger Grass Oil by whitelotusblog.com
  2. Ginger Essential Oil by etsy.com
  3. Ginger Grass by bpb

Ginger Grass Essential Oil – Do You Know About It?

One of the nature’s many wonders is Ginger grass oil…Reason being…firstly…it’s an essential oil…secondly…it has myriad uses…uses that benefit us…

Ginger Grass Oil…which is obtained through Steam Distilled Extraction Method…Ginger Grass Oil is a Yellow to light brown liquid…The aromatherapy uses for Ginger Grass Essential Oil include improvement of circulation and blood flow…calming and reduction of stress…as well as the opening of sinus passages…..From a spiritual perspective Ginger Grass Oil is viewed as

  • mood uplifting
  • euphoric
  • aphrodisiac oil

You’ll be surprised to now that even in the perfumery industry…Ginger Grass Oil is added to inject a sharp…green scent…particularly in men’s colognes….And it is pretty illustrious in the field…

But on top of all these uses…Ginger grass oil is basically renowned as volatile oil and mostly used as essential oil….Perennial ginger grass undergoes through steam distillation method consequently oil is extracted which is exceedingly of great value…Although it has strong odour but it is likeable and resistible….The colour of the watery and thin oil varies from brownish yellow to brownish red…It is chemically composed of myrcene…perillyl alcohol…limonene…Ginger grass oil is absolutely commodious for perfumery and in manufacturing enhancive goods….This essential oil is completely insoluble in water…It is generally used by aroma therapist…hence helpful in harmonizing psychological pain… 

Its basic benefits being…

  • Improves circulation
  • Blood flow
  • Reduces stress
  • Calms
  • Is uplifting
  • Relief of sinus congestion
  • Euphoric
  • Aphrodisiac

This Ginger Grass has a warm…earthy and spicy aroma….The oil encourages circulation and blood flow to the area it is applied…It is calming oil and helps to reduce stress….

Ginger Grass is Yellow in colour…Like I previously mentioned…Its aroma in a way is cross between Ginger and Palma Rosa with undertones of Sicilian Lemon which also gives it a sharp and piercing impact on the senses

Also it is a useful addition for the therapist wishing to treat muscle aches…It is advise adding it to other warm and penetrating oils such as

  • Black Pepper
  • Clary Sage
  • Ginger
  • Wild Marjoram

The best would be diluting all down in Jojoba to create a superb muscle relaxant….Also used in massage to calm and soothe the mind…

Have a look at our reference links…

  1. Aromatherapy by Aromatherapy Library
  2. Ginger Grass Oil by Essortment
  3. About Ginger Grass Oil by bpb