A favorite oil for massages, Lemongrass provides a pungent, smoky aroma, and offers purifying and toning benefits for the skin. The bright, clean, and robust aromatic top notes of lemongrass oil reflect its ability to sharpen mental clarity and elevate the mood.
A tall, perennial plant, Lemongrass has a subtle citrus flavor and is used in Asian cuisine in soups, teas, and curries as well as with fish, poultry, beef, and seafood. In addition to its unique flavor, Lemongrass essential oil promotes healthy digestion and acts as an overall tonic to the body's systems when ingested. It's also purifying and toning to the skin, and is frequently used in skin care products for these benefits. Lemongrass is an ideal oil to use in massage therapy. Lemongrass has a pungent, herbaceous aroma that can heighten awareness and promote a positive outlook.
- Combine equal parts Fractionated Coconut Oil and Lemongrass oil for a massage after a hard workout.
- Use to flavor entrées and meat dishes while promoting healthy digestion.
- Dilute oil, then rub or spritz on skin before going outside.
- Lemongrass essential oil naturally repels insects.
Directions for Use
- Radiant Skin: Apply a drop of lemongrass oil diluted with several drops witch hazel to enhance the skins natural health and beauty.
- Healthy Feet: Massage 2-3 drops lemongrass essential oil into soles of feet to assist soothe stubborn itch.
- Travel Assist: Rub jetlag blend over shoulders, back of neck and hairline before, during and after jet travel.
- Jet Lag Blend: 4 drops lemongrass, 4 drops cajeput, 4 drops fragonia mixed in 15 mL shea butter.
- Balancing Bath: Add two drops to bath water to balance the mind and emotions and energize the skin.
Has skin-cleansing properties
Purifies the air from bad odors
Reduces musky aromas in moist, damp environments
Enhances massage after activity
Includes the naturally occurring constituents neral, geranial, limonene, and beta-caryophyllene