Lemongrass essential oil (Cymbopogon citratus) has a fresh, herby, lemon aroma that is stimulating, revitalising and uplifting. Like citronella it can be used to repel insects, and when used in massage it can help relieve fatigue and tired muscles. Mentally and spiritually cleansing.
Our Lemongrass essential oil is sourced in India and is extracted by steam distillation from the aerial parts of the plant. Main elements include citral, geraniol, linalool, d-limonene, citronellol.
- Massage or topical use add 3-5 drops per 10ml of carrier oil.
- Diffuser add 4-5 drops to cold water.
- Inhalation add 2-3 drops to hot water.
- Bathing add 5-10 drops to dish of water, then stir into bath.
Can be blended with other essential oils including Basil, Geranium, Cedarwood, Tea Tree, Lavender.
Possible skin sensitivity. External use only. Do not use undiluted on the skin. Avoid contact with eyes, ears, mucus membranes, and sensitive areas. If you are pregnant, nursing, or using prescription medication, consult your Doctor or qualified health care practitioner before using essential oils. Not recommended for use on children under 12 years. Store in a cool dry place, out of reach and sight of children. Never swallow Garden of Flora Essential Oils, and never use undiluted on the skin.