In the food flavor trade. In the fragrance trades for aftershaves and similar formulas.
A stimulant but grounding for stress related states; loss of appetite, so it can be useful for the elderly who have lost their appetite. A stimulant for impotence, frigidity, nervous exhaustion. Ideal used in massage for those who feel the cold and very good for warming stiff painful muscles. Also, as a pre-massage for sporting activities.
It really smells fresh like ginger juice from young roots. I haven't tried it in any blend yet will make a blend for massage oil soon.
I use this ginger in a vertigo / motion sickness blend and it is lovely. The scent is cleaner, fresher and crisp if that makes sense. It works wonders. I also use this for pain and it works really well.