Lemongrass oil is a member of the Poaceae family. This oil has a fresh, grassy-citrus scent, with an earthy undertone and is classed as a top note. Lemongrass blends well with camphoraceous, citrus, herby, floral, minty, spicy and woodsy oils.
Lemongrass contains analgesic, antidepressant, antimicrobial and antiseptic properties. It is a welcome addition in skincare, a fantastic insect repellent, and highly beneficial to the digestive, immune and nervous system.
Essential oils can be applied topically once diluted with a carrier oil. They are widely used in cosmetic goods and handmade crafts.
Cautions: Avoid in glaucoma and with children. Use caution in prostatic hyperplasia and with skin hypersensitivity or damaged skin.
Never use pure oils on the skin without diluting, never use internally, keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues which could cause a problem. Seek help if you have any doubts.
|Botanical Name||Cymbopogon Flexuosus|
|Scent||Strong, citrusy and herbaceous.|
|Blends With||Camphoraceous, citrus, floral, herby, minty, spicy and woodsy oils.|