Lemongrass and ginger are two of the oils in this soap. Olive and coconut oils form the base oils and then the two essential oils are added giving healing as a pain reliever, antidepressant, antimicrobial,antiseptic, astringent,antibacterial deodorant, fungicidal, insecticidal and sedative. Ginger is commonly used to treat motion sickness, morning sickness, upset stomach, gas, nausea. Remember when your mom gave you flat ginger ale to drink when you had been vomiting? Well, she was on to a good thing.