Native to Thailand, Plai oil is widely used by Thai massage therapists to assist customers with joint and muscle soreness.
Plai is of the same family as Ginger and while it looks very much like Ginger Root, it has different properties and more intense actions.Uses of Plai Essential Oil
ThailandHistory and Background
Not much is known about this oil in Western culture, yet it is widely used in Thailand where it grows.
It's popularity is growing because of its usefulness with sore muscles and joints. It is commonly used by athletes including soccer, baseball and basketball players.Physical Description
Pale to medium yellow color with a thin, watery consistency.Aromatic Description
From the Ginger family, this oil has a fresh, herbaceous and spicy aroma.Biological Makeup and Components
Sabinene, gamma-Terpinene, alpha-Terpinene, Terpinen-4-ol, butadieneExtraction Technique
Steam distilled from rhizomes.Information for Aromatherapists
Plai oil is a middle note oil and blends well with Bergamot, Cypress, Ginger, Helichrysum, Lavender, Lemon, Marjoram Sweet, Neroli, Nutmeg, Orange, Pepper black, Rosemary and Sandalwood.
Our Plai essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers or carrier oils.Cautions