Invigorating and stimulating, smells fresh, lemony and herbaceous. Know for its uplifting qualities, improving concentration, can revive the mind and act as an energizer when feeling lethargic
Botanical name: Cymbopogon citratus
Common name: Cochin Grass, or Malabar Grass, barbed wire grass, silky head, Lemongrass
Plant part: Leaves
Extraction method: Steam distilled
Aroma: fresh, lemony and herbaceous
Can be used as an insect repellent
Common uses for essential oils
- Cosmetics (soaps, balms, creams, lotions etc.)
- Aromatherapy (diffuser, vaporiser, burner, potpourri etc.)
- Household (laundry, housecleaning and room refreshing)
Avoid using essential oils during pregnancy unless you are under the supervision of a qualified practitioner.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted on mucus membranes and if applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a patch test (1% ratio) for topical use
Essential oils are perfect for diffusing.
Above information is for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Keep away from children.