Lemongrass Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon citratus
Method of Extraction: Steam distilled from the leaves
Aromatic Description: Vitalizing lemony
Lemongrass Essential Oil Safety Information
1. Do not use it if skin will be exposed to sunlight or UV rays in the next 12-24 hours.
2. Avoid it if you have glaucoma.
3. Avoid it if you have prostatic hyperplasia.
Uses Of Lemongrass Essential Oil
1. Acne treatment
Aloe Vera Aromatherapy Gel. Add 50 drops of lemongrass essential oils to one cup (8 oz or 250 ml) of natural aloe vera gel to create a non-greasy, healing moisturizer.
2. Cellulite management
Body Scrub. Add 50 drops (2.5 ml or ½ teaspoons) of lemongrass essential oil to one cup (8 oz or 250 ml) of sweet almond oil or any other carrier oil. Add ½ cup of Epsom salts or brown sugar. Rub it over the affected areas and rinse off with warm water.
3. Insect repellent
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