Lemongrass essential oil has a sweet, strong and lemony aroma, with a subtle hay-like and earthy undertone.
Lemongrass is a fresh grass with red stems. It grows to approximately 3 feet in height.
The oil is exacted by steam distillation from the fresh leaves that have been partially dried and finely chopped.
Lemongrass essential is a revitalising essential oil that lifts the body and spirit so it is useful for re-energising, reviving and stimulating. It can be used to refresh and tone tired muscles and lose skin.
The deodorising action of lemongrass is also useful for keeping away insects, pests and fleas.
How to use
- Add 6-10 drops in a bath.
- Mix 5 drops with water to use in an oil burner.
- Mix 6-10 drops with hot water as an inhalation.
- Mix 5 drops per 10ml of carrier oil for massage.