Lemongrass

Lemongrass

Cymbopogon flexuosus is a perennial grass that reaches four feet in height. The oil carries an earthy lemon aroma.

  • Latin Binomial; Cymbopogon flexuosus
  • Country of Origin; India
  • Traditional Uses; Acne, athlete’s foot, excessive perspiration, insect repellent, open pores, pediculosis, scabies, tissue toner, muscular pain, poor circulation, muscle tone, slack tissue, colitis, indigestion, gastro enteritis, infectious disease, headaches, nervous exhaustion, stress related conditions
  • Method of Production; steam distillation of the leaves
  • Perfume Note; top
  • Safety; possible dermal irritant; moderate to high need for dilution prior to topical application  
  • 10ml / 1/3fl oz