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This lovely sweet lemony-fresh smelling essential oil is well known for its purifying qualities and originates from Indonesia. There are numerous benefits of lemongrass oil. One of the key being its antiseptic qualities combined with its lovely lemon scent making it the perfect oil to diffuse to disinfect the air in a poorly household for example. It helps fight colds and infections and helps fever associated with flu etc. It is considered to be a stimulant for the digestive system and is recommended for indigestion, gastoenteritis, and colitis. Lemongrass oil also helps tighten the elastin fibres in the epidermis and deeper layer of the dermis and it is recommended in the after care of sports injuries, sprains and bruises. It is extremely helpful for the nervous system as it is uplifting and energising helping with nervous exhaustion, stress-related conditions and headaches. It is said to help our logical thinking as it helps clear the mind and aid focus and concentration. Why not consider it first thing in the morning if you struggle getting up? With its insecticide properties, it is considered to be a very effective insect repellent. This uplifting oil is one of the key ingredients in our Immune System Boost blend.
- Galactagogue (increases Mother's milk production)
- Sedative (nervous system)
BOTANICAL NAME: Cymbopogon Flexuosus
PLANT FAMILY: Poaceae
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Indonesia
METHOD OF EXTRACTION: Steam distilled from the fresh or partly dried leaves of lemongrass
AROMA CHARACTERISTICS: Lovely sweet lemony smell which is strong and penetrating.
ODOUR INTENSITY: High
CHEMICAL CONSTITUENTS: Myrcene, citronellal, geranyl acetate, nerol, geraniol, neral and traces of limonene and citral.
BLENDS WELL WITH: Lemongrass blends well with Patchouli, Orange, Grapefruit and other Citrus and Wood oils
SAFETY INFORMATION: Lemongrass is non-toxic. However, it may be irritating and sensitising in some individuals so best used in low proportions.
INGREDIENTS: Contains 100% Lemongrass essential oil.