Lemongrass Essential Oil
The health benefits of Lemongrass Essential Oil can be attributed to its beneficial properties as an analgesic, antidepressant, antimicrobial, antiseptic, astringent, bactericidal and carminative. It can help calm the nervous system and helps with depression, anxiety and has sedative properties.It is well known as an analgesic, reduces pain and inflammation, and relieves pain in muscles and joints, as well as toothaches. Headaches resulting from viral infections like a cough, cold and influenza can be eased. It also helps cure general body pain resulting from strenuous activities and athletics.
Cymbopogon citratus / Cymbopogon flexuosus
Common Method of Extraction
Plant Part Typically Used
Pale Yellow to Vivid Yellow
Strength of Initial Aroma
Fresh, lemony, earthy.
Lemongrass Oil Uses
Acne, athlete's foot, excessive perspiration, flatulence, insect repellent, muscle aches, oily skin, scabies, stress
Blends Well With
Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Cypress, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lavender, Orange, Patchouli, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Ylang Ylang.