Lemongrass

Cymbopogon flexuosus

$ 11 USD

Growth Method: Cultivated

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Part of the plant: Herb

Country of origin: E India

Note: Middle

Scent: Bright lemony citrus aroma with grassy, earthy undertones


Blends With: Eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, lavender, lemon, orange, patchouli, and vetiver

Common Uses: Athlete’s foot, excessive sweating, jet lag, mental fatigue, oily hair, and stress

Contraindications:

  • Do not use during pregnancy or breastfeeding
  • Do not use on broken skin
  • Possible skin irritant

Applications:

  • Bath: 1-3 drops in a full bath
  • Diffuse: 3-10 drops in a diffuser or nebulizer. follow manufacturer's instructions
  • Massage: 1-2 drops to 15 ml (1 tbsp) oil or cream
  • Topical: 1 drop – after skin patch test

Disclaimer:

Essential oils should not be used undiluted. Avoid essential oil contact with the eyes or mucous membranes. Keep away from children. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified practitioner. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test.

This information educational purposes, it is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. This information should not be used as a substitute for medical counseling with a health care professional. Individuals with serious illnesses should consult a qualified health care professional.

This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.