Lemongrass can relieve headaches, but it is a bit different from lavender. Using 100% lemongrass essential oil will harm the skin, so it must be diluted before use. If it is added to the bath water, it can make people feel refreshed, and at the same time it has the effect of sterilization and deodorization. Adding essential oils to the foot bath can rejuvenate tired feet and reduce foot sweat.
Lemongrass is also a very good insect repellent. Used alone or mixed with other essential oils with insect repellent effect, the effect is very good. It can also protect animals from fleas and insects. Treat fleas with a combination of lemongrass and lavender essential oils, and they will disappear without a trace. Diffuse lemongrass in the house, or even add one or two drops of essential oil to the scrubbing water, so that flies and other insects will naturally stay away.
Lemongrass essential oil is extracted by distillation. The main ingredient is citral, which accounts for about 70-85%, and the remaining 15-30% has different ingredients. The freshness of the leaves during distillation and the type of lemongrass will affect it. But no matter what kind of lemongrass, there are geraniol, nerol, citronella oil and myricene, as well as aldehydes and a few trace substances. The color of the essential oil is yellow to reddish brown, with a strong lemon flavor.
Skin effects : It can regulate the skin, help repair large pores, and has an outstanding effect on clearing acne and balancing oily skin. It is also very helpful for Hong Kong feet and other mold infections.
Compatible essential oils : basil, cedar, coriander, geranium, jasmine, lavender, orange blossom, melaleuca, palmarosa, rosemary, tea tree, jasmine, cinnamon, frankincense, sandalwood, etc.
It is a highly volatile essential oil.
Contraindications for use: May irritate sensitive skin, it must be diluted before use and use a low dose.
Botanical name: Cymbopogon Flexuosus
Manufacturing part: leaf
Extraction method: Distillation
Origin of Origin: Guatemala
Product information: 100% natural essential oils