Aroma: Powerfully lemon and slightly green
Latin Name: Cymbopogon flexuosus
Country of Origin: Nepal
Cultivation Method: Harvested from wild growing plants
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Extracted From: Leaves
Color: Yellow tone
Perfumery Note: Top
Aromatherapy Properties: Bright, awakening, and deodorizing
Suggested Use: Lemongrass is great in a mood booster blend. Or its strength makes it a good choice for cleaning and deodorizing unpleasant smells. Lemongrass should be heavily diluted with topical application because it may be irritating to the skin. Dilute to 0.5% which equals about 3 drops of essential oil per ounce of carrier oil.
History: Lemongrass is frequently used to substitute much more expensive essential oils, such as lemon verbena and Melissa. This is likely the reason why it is one of the 10 best-selling essential oils in the world.
Specific Safety Information: Not for internal use. Dilute to 0.5% with topical use. Avoid topical use with sensitive skin. Avoid during pregnancy, breastfeeding, and with young children. Avoid the strong scent with pets. Maybe contraindicated with certain medical conditions. Ask your doctor if you have any questions before use.
This information has not be evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is not intended to diagnose, treat, prevent, or cure a disease.