Ginger oil comes from the rhizome of the plant Zingiber officinale. A rhizome is the horizontal stem of a plant usually found underground. Ginger oil is detoxifying and stimulates the circulation The improved circulation delivers more oxygen and nutrients to the skin which improves its appearance. Antioxidant ginger also prevents damage from free radicals and will also improve the elasticity of the skin so it appears more firm and youthful. Try my Cell Repair Toner where I use Ginger Oil .