Aromatherapy for Body, Mind & Spirit

Lemongrass Essential Oil, India Uses and Benefits

Lemongrass Essential Oil Uses and Benefits

Lemongrass Essential Oil Uses and Benefits

Lemongrass Essential Oil Properties (Cymbopogon flexuosus)

Strong, fresh, grassy, citrusy, lemon peel-like, herbaceous, tea-like scent with earthy notes. Aromatherapy properties include refreshing and rejuvenating. Stimulating and balancing. Its aroma inspires and brings fresh energy.

  • 100% Pure, Concentrated, Undiluted
  • Therapeutic Quality
  • Steam Distilled from Grass
  • Country of Origin: India

Lemongrass Essential Oil Packaged

Amber glass bottle with Euro dropper. Tamper proof safety seal. Shrink wrapped.

Background Information on Lemongrass Essential Oil

Lemongrass is a type of grass, where the whole plant is needed to make the pure essential oil. This unusual grass can grow to be about 2 feet tall, with sharp leaves. This grass does not sprout flowers. The grass is found naturally in Brazil, Sri Lanka, and Central Africa. This fragrant grass was used in the ancient cultures to normalize and ease symptoms of PMS.

Lemongrass Essential Oil Uses and Benefits

Mankind has found that Lemongrass is another of nature’s miracles. Lemongrass oil has properties of relieving headaches, sore throats, respiratory problems, and fevers, as well as being a tonic, antiseptic, and insect repellent.* 

Lemongrass Oil offers an earthy scent while blooming with bursts of citrus and floral fragrances. When used in moderation, it is an oil that prevents dry, oily skin and leaves an individual feeling utterly refreshed. Lemongrass aids the spirit by promoting clarity, and the dissolution of negative emotions. The mind is also helped by improving focus, and getting a good night’s restLemongrass essential oil is helpful for working through emotions of resentment

*This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA and is not intended to diagnose, treat, or prevent any disease.

Lemongrass Essential Oil Uses and Benefits / Blends & Suggestions

  • To improve focus, place 1 drops lemongrass on a tissue and inhale.
  • To retrieve a restful sleep, vaporize 2 drops of lemongrass, with 2 drops of Lavender as you sleep.
  • To soothe physical tension, mix Lemongrass with Ginger and Lavadin and massage it into the affected areas.
  • To reduce constipation, mix lemongrass with Coriander Seed, and tangerine then apply it twice daily to the abdomen in a clockwise fashion.

Lemongrass Essential Oil Safety Tips

A recommended dermal maximum of 0.7% to avoid skin sensitization. Do not use on hypersensitive, diseased or damaged skin. Do not use on children under 2 years of age. Do not use while pregnant or nursing.

References

Essential OilLemongrass
Botanical NameCymbopogon flexuosus
SourceGrass of Cymbopogon flexuosus
Country of OriginIndia
Method of DistillationSteam
CharacteristicsYellow to light brown liquid with strong fresh grassy-citrusy, lemon peel-like,herbaceous, tea-like odor.
Main ConstituentsGeranial, Neral, Caryophyllene Oxide
CAS No.8007-02-1