Lemongrass Essential Oil
Lemongrass Essential Oil Aromatherapy Benefits
Lemongrass essential oil is extracted by steam-distilling the leaves of the lemongrass plant, which has an earthy, herbaceous, lemon aroma. Lemongrass essential oil aromatherapy benefits includes promoting a sense of well-being, relaxation, and uplifting moods. Use lemongrass essential oil as a massage oil by diluting a couple drops of lemongrass essential oil into a carrier oil, such as jojoba oil or fractionated coconut oil, to help with sore muscles and sprained joints by reducing inflammation and easing pain.
Lemongrass essential oil is used for aromatherapy because of its ability to ease stress and tensions to help relax your mind. Use lemongrass essential oil in a diffuser or vaporizer to inhale the aroma. Lemongrass essential oil pairs well with Melaleuca (Tea Tree), lavender, geranium, and eucalyptus essential oils. Blend lemongrass essential oil with any of these essential oils to create your own pleasant essential oil blend.
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General Safety Information: Do not take any essential oils internally without consultation from a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use essential oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses. It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using essential oils with children. A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an essential oil that you’ve never used before.
Shelf Time: 3 years when it is store in a cool dry place protected from sunlight.