Lemongrass Organic Essential Oil - 15 ml
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon flexuosus
The Lemongrass scent is just like lemons, but it is milder, sweeter, and far less sour. It's known for its invigorating and cleansing properties and shares the similar properties of Citronella. Some of the most common benefits of Lemongrass essential oil include:
- Muscle pain reliever/aids in reducing inflammation
- Reduces depression
- Inhibits microbial growth
- Lowers Fever
- Helps to heal wounds
- Astringent Properties
- Stimulates Urination
- Battles Infections
- Acts as Tonic
- Repels insects
- Supports digestive/intestinal health
- Use as a cleanser
Method of Processing: Steam Distilled
Country of Origin: India
Main Constituents: citral
Part of the Plant: Leaves
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: Organic Lemongrass Essential Oil is a top note that has a fresh earthy, citrusy scent - strong scent.
Blends well with: Cedarwood, Lavender, Lemon, Marjoram, Pine, Rosemary, and Thyme.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes must be avoided. This product should not be used by anyone who has broken, irritated or sensitive skin. Use extreme caution if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, or under the care of a medical practitioner unless advised by your doctor. Keep away from children. Use caution in prostatic hyperplasia and with skin hypersensitivity or damaged skin.
For occasional use only up to one time per day. Use in aromatherapy or dilute:
1% = 1 drop per teaspoon of carrier oil (5 ml) or 5-6 drops per ounce.
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