LEMONGRASS

 

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LEMONGRASS

 

 

(Cymbopogon flexuosus) has an amazing lemony aroma and is beneficial in repelling bugs, uplifing the mood and helping with minor aches and pains.

5 ml (approx 110 drops) organic essential oil in amber glass apothecary dropper bottle with orifice reducer  

Price: $11.00

100% Certified Organic Essential Oil | GCMS Purity Tested | Undiluted

BOTANICAL NAME:  Cymbopogon flexuosus

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:  Sri Lanka

METHOD OF CULTIVATION:  Organic

METHOD OF EXTRACTION: Steam distilled

PARTS USED:  Grass

NOTE CLASSIFICATION:  Top

AROMA:   lemony, green

BLENDS WELL WITH: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, cedarwood, clary sage, coriander, cypress, fennel, geranium, ginger, grapefruit, lavender, lemon, marjoram, orange, palmarosa, rosemary, tea tree, thyme, vetiver, ylang ylang

TRADITIONAL USE: lemongrass is widely used for its uplifting lemony aroma, it is also beneficial in reducing bacteria and fungus and supporting digestion

SUGGESTED SHELF LIFE:  4-5 years

SAFETY:  may irritate skin and mucous membranes, use 0.7% or less per ounce of carrier when applying to the skin

USES:

Lemongrass makes an excellent bug repellent.  Add a few drops to your diffuser.  Enjoy the lovely aroma and the reduction in pesky mosquitoes.

Add some lemongrass to a fragrance free lotion for an anti-athletes foot blend.  Add 7 drops lemongrass, 10 drops lavender and 7 drops of tea tree to one ounce of lotion.  Apply 3-4 times per day until symptoms subside and then once daily to maintain healthy feet.

Add a couple drops of lemongrass to your morning shower for a little pick me up and it may help keep your sinuses and lungs healthy during cold and flu season.

 

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These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.  This information is for educational purposes only. As with all essential oils, DILUTE BEFORE USE.  Always perform a small skin patch test with properly diluted oil prior to use.  Keep away from children.