Cymbopogon flexuosus (Organic) Nepal
Refreshing & clarifying
Aroma: Lemongrass has a powerful citrussy but slightly sweet aroma and slightly herbaceous at the same time.
Properties: This is a lovely refreshing oil. It is very useful for stress and anxiety and balancing the mind/body when suffering from jet lag.
Physically it is great for sore and aching muscles. It is a very antimicrobial oil. It is also good for oily skin and excessive perspiration. It is also useful to promote lymphatic circulation.
Because of the amount of citral it contains, it must be used carefully and heavily diluted on sensitive skin.
Blends with: chamomile, citrus oils, fragonia, geranium, lavender, palmarosa, patchouli, peppermint & rosemary.
It is steam distilled from the grass.
Shelf life: It will keep for around 2-3 years if stored with lid tightly closed in a cool, dark area.
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