Botanical Name : Hedychium spicatum
Common Name : Ginger lily Oil, Sanna oil, Hedychium spicatum oil
Plant Parts Used : Root (rizomes)
Extraction Method : Steam Distillation
Color & Odor : Pale yellow viscous liquid with warm woody, slightly spicy, slightly sweet smell
It is an annual herb with horizontal root-stock and tubesous root fibres, leaves are 30 cms or at times more than that in length
It is anti-inflammator, bactericide, carminative, fungicide, stomachic, tonic and expectorant, febrifuge, excitant, stimulant and anti-rheumatic,
Benefits & Uses :
• Due to its woody,spicy & peculiar odour like roots, it is used in perfume formulations. It is used in hair oil especially to prevent baldness and hairfall and makes them more manageable
• It is useful in local inflammations, nausea, asthma, bronchitis, hiccups and in pain.
• It counteracts had mouth taste and smell.