Lemongrass, Guatemalan Essential Oil

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Lemongrass Guatemalan Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
COMMON NAME Lemon grass oil
BOTANICAL NAME Cymbopogon schoenanthus
PLANT PARTS USED Leaves
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN Guatemala
 
Lemongrass is used in Ayurveda as a traditional medicine for infection, and the essential oil indeed has strong antiseptic properties as well as a tonic effect on the whole body to promote wellness.
Nature/Essence – Invigorating & Cooling
SKIN ICON 72pxFOR THE SKIN
Lemongrass oil has a toning and astringent effect on congested oily skin, and has powerful activity for acne and fungal infections. Take care and use at low concentrations as it may irritate the skin.
 
BODY ICON 72pxFOR THE BODY
Lemongrass is excellent in a massage oil for soft tissue injuries, bruises, muscle or joint aches, and to cool and ease sore, tired muscles after exercise.
 
MIND ICON 72pxFOR THE MIND
While Lemongrass has an overall invigorating action, it has a tonic effect on the nervous system to balance and revive rather than overstimulate.
 
HOME ICON 72pxFOR THE HOME
A great oil to diffuse during cold and flu season to purify and refresh the air, and in summer as an insect repellent. It is also a good choice in household cleaning blends.
BLENDS WELL WITH
BasilCedarwoodCorianderGeraniumJasmineLavender and Tea tree.
 
Appearance Clear pale yellow to amber
Odour Description Sharp, fresh, strong, lemon-like
Main Constituents Geranial, neral, limonene geraniol, geranyl acetate, caryophyllene
Specific Gravity Min0.869 Max0.900
Optical Rotation Min -10 Max +1
Refractive Index Min 1.480 Max1.489
- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use

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