A little about Lemongrass...
Diffuse lemongrass to bring the spa home with you! This oil pairs beautifully with a range of other singles and blends. Some of our favourites to blend with lemongrass are: bergamot, grapefruit, orange, eucalyptus, lavender, peppermint, Moonlighter, or Wheeze Ease. We love adding Lemongrass to our favourite natural deodorant recipe, and with citronella as a natural bug spray!
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon flexuosus
Main Constituents: Citral - 72.5%
Plant Part: Leaves
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description: Lemongrass is a fast growing, tall, aromatic perennial grass that grows up to 1.5 metres (4 feet) in height. It is native to Asia, but is now cultivated mostly in the West Indies, Africa, and Tropical Asia. Lemongrass Essential Oil is known for its invigorating and cleansing properties. It can be used in facial toners as its astringent properties may assist in reducing the look of oily or greasy skin. With its uplifting aroma, Lemongrass Essential Oil strengthens the senses and can be used in bath for soothing purposes. Lemongrass shares similar properties with citronella.
Aromatic Summary: Lemongrass Essential Oil has a fresh earthy, citrusy scent.
Blends With: Lavender, Eucalyptus, Grapefruit, Bergamot, Wheeze, Orange and Lime.
Cautions: We do not recommend consuming essential oils orally. Dilute before use; may cause skin irritation in some individuals, so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. For best results Diffuse or use topically with a carrier oil.