Essential Oils and You
Lemongrass Essential Oil
INCI name: Cymbopogon citratus leaf oil
Country of Origin: India
Production method: Steam distilled from the leaves of the plant.
Use: Cleansing and refreshing.
Scent: Strong, lemony scent, more staying power than citrus oils.
Cautions: External use only, dilute in carrier oil before use on skin.
How to use Lemongrass Essential Oil
To make a body or bath blend, add up 2 to 10 drops in 10mls of carrier oil (e.g. apricot or olive oil).
Combine with lavender essential oil in a blend to make an affective mosquito repellent for your skin or in a burner for the room.
Always dilute before skin application.