Ginger Root Extract is stimulating ingredient made from the essential oils of ginger root. It is capable of causing intense warming and tingling sensations in high doses. When used in sexual lubricants, ginger root extract is often combined with other stimulating ingredients such as cinnamon and capsaicin.

Lubricants with ginger root extract are safe for vaginal, oral or anal sex. Some research suggests that pregnant women should not use products with ginger.