Name : Lemongrass
Species : Cymbopogon citratus
Method : Steam distillation
Note Classification :Top
Scent : Earthy citrus.
Colour : Yellow to Amber
Family: Poaceae (Gramineae).
Extracted From : Fresh and partially dried grass.
Region : India.
Of Interest: After the distillation process, the exhausted grass is used locally to feed cattle.
Aromatherapy Properties: Nervous exhaustion, headaches and stress. Colitis, indigestion, gastroenteritis.
Acne, athlete’s foot, excessive sweat, insect repellent, scabies, and slack
tissue. Muscular pain, poor circulation and muscle tone .
Blends Well With: Basil, bergamot,
black pepper, clary sage, cypress, fennel, ginger, grapefruit, lavender, lemon,
marjoram, neroli, palmarosa, patchouli, rosemary, tea tree.
Safety Data: Non-toxic, but possible dermal irritation or sensitization may occur in some individuals, use with care. Its use while pregnant is not recommended.