dōTERRA Ginger sourced from Madagascar, is derived from the fresh rhizome of the ginger plant—the subterranean stalk of a plant that shoots out the root system. Ginger has a hot, fragrant flavor when used as a kitchen spice. Ginger is commonly used in sweets—think gingerbread and ginger snaps. Internal use of Ginger is best known as a digestive aid and for helping to ease occasional indigestion, bloating and nausea.* Ginger essential oil can also be applied topically or inhaled for a soothing aroma that calms mood (hey ladies take 2 drops of Ginger in a plant capsule 2x daily 7 days before menstration to help with mood imbalances). For emotional support use Ginger if you are struggling with feeling powerless, have a victim mentality, are feeling insecure or feeling anxious. Ginger will instill feelings of empowerment, inner strength and confidence and help you connect to an abundant mindset. … off to get me some Ginger!