Lemongrass Essential Oil
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Botanical Name: Cymbopogon flexuosus
Aroma: Powerful, lemony, green
Perfume Note: Top
Method of Extraction: Steam distillation
Main Chemical Components: Geranial, citral, geranyl acetate, geraniol, and linalool
Blends Well With: geranium, jasmine, and lavender essential oils
Description and Uses: This is a refreshing, cleansing and stimulating tonic for the body with antiseptic and astringent properties. Lemongrass Essential Oil has a sweet and powerful 'lemony' aroma which can make a fresh, deodorizing room fragrance. Added to shampoo, lemongrass essential oil will give hair a nice shine.
Traditional uses: skin conditioner, soothing agent, muscle relaxant, deodorant, antiseptic
Cautions: May cause irritation of the skin. Dilute well.