Organic Lemongrass Essential Oil is well known for its unique strong fresh, lemony, grassy, and earthy aroma. Lemongrass (Cymbopogon Flexuosus), is fast-growing aromatic grass with thin, long leaves, native to India. The oil is obtained from these leaves. In India it is known as Choomana Poolu, and is also referred to as Indian Verbena, and Indian Melissa oil. In addition to it’s great scent, Lemongrass Essential Oil has numerous uses and benefits.
To give your laundry a fresh fragrance, apply the oil to a wet cloth and add to the dryer for a natural way to keep your clothes smelling fresh. Add a few drops to your diffuser to help improve concentration and a little pick me up.
Country of Origin: India
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon flexuosus
Family Name: Poaceae
INCI: Cymbopogon flexuosus oil
Common Names: Choomana Poolu, Guatemala Lemongrass, Indian Melissa Oil, Indian Verbena, Lemongrass, West Indian Lemongrass, Madagascar Lemongrass
Parts Used: Leaf
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Scent: Strong, Fresh Earthy, and Citrusy Scent
Appearance: Yellow, Amber to Reddish Brown
Organic Certified: Yes
Possible skin irritant. Use a carrier oil when applied topically.
Use sparingly while pregnant or breastfeeding.
Kids Safety: Safe to use topically with children 2 years of age and older. Dilute to a .5-2% dilution rate for topical application.
Practice safe diffusing:
- Diffuse in an open, well-ventilated area.
- Keep children out of the direct line of mist.
- Diffuse in 30-60 minute intervals with ample break periods for safe and effective use.
Disclaimer: The information provided is general and should not be taken as medical advice. Neither The Pretty Hot Mess, LLC or associated business entities guarantee the accuracy of the information. Please consult your doctor, especially if being used during pregnancy, before using our Organic Essential Oils.