Ginger - extracted from the root of the plant, has a sweet warm aroma. Used for thousands of years by the Chinese and Indian cultures, ginger helps to heal and ward off infections and colds. Ginger is a warming, stimulating, oil well known for its ability to increase circulation. In hair care a Chinese folk remedy recommends rubbing on the scalp to curb hair loss. Aromatherapy Properties: the warm spicy aroma relieves nausea and motion sickness. It warms the soul, sharpens the senses, increases libido. Improves memory and aids in recall. Ginger reduces drowsiness and irritability and jump starts the brain to keep concentration and mental energy high.