100% Pure Lemongrass Essential Oil
(Cymbopogon citratus / flexuosus)

Attributes

Lemongrass oil strengthens and boosts the nervous system, relieves the symptoms of jetlag and long term exhaustion, clears headaches and helps to combat stress-related conditions. It is useful with indigestion, gastro-enteritis, colitis and respiratory infections such as laryngitis, fever, sore throats and helps prevent spreading of infectious diseases. When mix with carrier oil for massage, it is helpful for aching muscles and tissue. It alleviates excessive perspiration as well as athlete’s foot. It also acts as an insect repellent and helps to keep pets clean of ticks, lice and fleas.

Therapeutic properties

Analgesic, anti-depressant, antimicrobial. antipyretic, antiseptic, astringent, bactericidal, carminative, deodorant, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicidal, galactagogue, insecticidal, nervine, nervous system sedative and tonic.

Information

Botanical Name

Cymbopogon citratus / flexuosus

Aroma

Heavy, sweet and lemony

Note Classification

Top

Extraction

Steam distillation

Part of Plant

Leaves

Country of Origin

Indonesia/ India

Ingredients

100% pure lemongrass essential oil

Sizes Available

10ml, 100ml, 1, 2, 5, 10, 25 litres

Suggested Aromatherapy Usages

  • For car scenter/ diffuser use, drip oil onto the oil pad.
  • For use on pillow, add a few drops of essential oils onto a couple of cotton balls and tuck them in both sides of your pillow just underneath the pillow
  • For use in candle burner/ electric vapourizer/ aromatic lamp diffuser, add 6 -10 drops or more if desired into the recessed bowl containing warm water.
  • For bath or foot bath, add a few drops of essential oils into bathtub or bucket containing warm water.
  • For inhalation, add a few drops to a cotton ball, soft tissue, diffuser or small pot of hot water. Cover your head with a large towel, close your eyes, put your face above the water and inhale deeply. Repeat as required.
  • For all other uses, carefully dilute with a carrier oil such as jojoba, almond or coconut oil prior to use. Please consult an essential oil book or other professional reference source for suggested dilution ratios.

Cautions

  • For external use only.
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Keep away from flame. Store in a cool, dry place.
  • Avoid direct contact with eyes and all sensitive areas.
  • If pregnant or lactating, consult your healthcare practitioner before using.
  • Natural essential oils are highly concentrated and should be used with care.
  • Possible skin irritant in high concentrations.