Plai Essential Oil
Benefits & How To Use
Plai Zingiber cassumunar Roxb. (1616) (also known as Ginger Cassumunar)
Plai is a member of the ginger family but with an aroma which is much softer, ‘greener’, and more cooling. It is excellent for muscular aches, sprains and pains, respiratory disorders, skin, digestion, and the cardiovascular and nervous systems. Emotionally it allows us to connect with new viewpoints, and it brings flexibility and perspective.
This is a pure therapeutic-quality aromatherapy essential oil from Thailand, and is obtained from the rhizome of the plant.
- Botanical Name: Zingiber cassumunar Roxb.
- Plant Family: Zingiberaceae
- Also Known As: Ginger Cassumunar
- Production: Distilled/Expressed
- Cultivation: Conventional, excellent olafactory quality
- Country of Origin: Thailand
- Part of Plant: Rhizome
- Fragrance Family: Spicy
- Special Precautions: May irritate sensitive skin.
- Major Compounds: Sabinene, Terpinene-4-ol, gamma-Terpinene, alpha-Terpinene
- Item no: 1616
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