Native to India, Lemongrass has been used since long times for treating e.g indigestion or febrile illness. Fresh Lemongrass is widely used in Asian cooking or for hot or cold infusions.
Effects of Lemongrass Essential Oils
Lemongrass Oil has an intensive perfume and it is excellent for refreshing the ambient air of an office, conference rooms. Lemongrass Essential Oil has an positive effect on the left hemisphere, some drops on a tissue may improve concentration while working or driving.
Lemongrass Oil has a purifying and skin tightening effect, it is used in anti-cellulite creams, facial creams or shower gels.
In general, like most essential oils, Lemongrass Oil has anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and antibacterial effects.
Examples of use
Mosquitoes don't like the smell of Lemongrass oil, just put some drops in the water for washing the floor.
Use 6-8 drops in an oil burner for refreshing rooms.
Mix some drops with your preferred shower gel.
Lemongrass Essential may cause skin irritations. Do not use pure on skin, especially if skin is exposed to the sun.