June 4, 2020 Lemongrass Essential Oil and plant

Lemongrass Essential Oil

Learn about Essential Oils, discover their properties and benefits while creating a strong foundation and knowledge base. So whether you are looking for natural remedies or wish to incorporate plant based products into your life, understanding the basics is a great place to start. Find what works for you! neōb Lavender is here to help!

Lemongrass Essential Oil 

Botanical Name: Lemongrass Cymbopogon flexuosus

There are many different species and varieties of plants, which can affect the properties or quality of an essential oil. Check the Botanical name or INCI name, this will help clearly distinguish an essential oil derived from one plant from other plants that share the same common name.

Plant Part: Young Shoots

Distillation Method: Steam distilled

Properties

  • Antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant 
  • Supports healthy digestion and eases stomach tension
  • Energizing and invigorating
  • Natural insect deterrent
  • Encourages positivity and improves concentration
  • Soothes aching muscles 

Uses & Benefits

Cleaning 

Due to its antibacterial and antifungal properties Lemongrass is great to include in your natural household cleaning products, such as soaps, detergents, natural cleaners, dish soaps and more. 

Perfume

Use Lemongrass essential oil in perfumes and body sprays for a nice fresh citrus fragrance.  

Lotions 

With natural antifungal properties lemongrass essential oil makes a great addition to body lotions and foot creams.  

Aromatic

Diffuse lemongrass essential oil to fill your home with its clean, fresh aroma and energize your space. 

Digestion

Lemongrass has been included in recipes and culinary creations including soups, curries and baked goods and naturally supports digestion. 

Where can I find Lemongrass Essential Oil?

Visit our Lemongrass Essential Oil page to add this fantastic oil to your collection! neōb Lavender is committed to the quality and purity of each bottle of oil. 

Cautions

  • Lemongrass is non-toxic, but can be a moderate irritant
  • Not for sensitive or allergy prone skin
  • Dilute lemongrass essential oil with carrie oil(s)

Further Information

Lemongrass essential oil is a great addition to any wellness or self-care collection. Looking to build your knowledge of Essential Oils, check out our article on Essential Oil Foundations. Learn and grow with neōb Lavender. 

Essential oils are highly concentrated and potent. Prior to use consult a Healthcare Professional especially if pregnant, nursing, taking medication or have a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children and animals. Keep away from sensitive skin areas such as eyes, ears and mucus membranes. 

Tagged on:
0

Your Cart

×