Organically grown in Indonesia, this citrusy, fresh oil has some beautiful earthy undertones. It’s stimulating, refreshing and is great at balancing the mind and improving mental clarity. If you are suffering from jet lag, inhaling this oil can help to clear up the symptoms while also helping to ease headaches and nervous exhaustion. It also has strong antifungal properties and is great at repelling insects.
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon citratus
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My Pure Earth - Lemongrass Essential Oil, 10ml
Blends well with: Geranium, jasmine, lavender, patchouli and tea tree.
- Add a few drops of Lemongrass Essential Oil to your diffuser for an uplifting and relaxing aroma.
- Lemongrass essential oil has strong antifungal properties which makes it great at fighting athlete’s foot. Mix together 7 drops of lemongrass, 7 drops of tea tree, 7 drops of palmarosa, 8 drops of patchouli with 1oz (30ml) of aloe vera gel. Mix well and apply to the affected area 3 times a day. Continue application for 1 month, or for a week after visible symptoms subside.
- When making homemade mosquito repellent, add 30 drops of eucalyptus lemon essential oil and 10 drops of lemongrass to 3.5oz (100ml) of distilled water. If using on children under 5 years old, apply the spray to their clothing instead of directly on their skin.