100% pure and naturalThe lemongrass or lemongrass has the scientific name cymbopogon citratus. In Asia, lemongrass is used to make soup, tea, curry to accompany fish, chicken, beef and seafood. In Madagascar, lemongrass or veromanitra is often used as tea and in inhalation . It grows in the highlands of Madagascar.
- Vasodilator +++: this essential oil helps dilate blood vessels. This results in better blood circulation in the body and, ultimately, a decrease in blood pressure.
- Sedative +++ (citral): Lemongrass essential oil contains citral, a relaxing molecule that acts on the nervous system. It decreases anxiety states and promotes sleep.
- Digestive Tonic ++: the molecules contained in the essential oil of Lemongrass participate in a facilitation of digestion by stimulating the various functions of the digestive system.
- Anti-Inflammatory ++ (citral): citral makes it possible to modulate the body's response to an attack suffered (inflammation) and calms the sensations of heat, and the resulting redness.
- Antiseptic ++ (geraniol, citral): this essential oil prevents the development and growth of viruses, bacteria and fungi in the body. Citral and geraniol exhibit bactericidal action against Salmonella enteritidis and enterica, Listeria monocytogenes and Escherichia coli. They also fight against the development of the fungi Penicillium digitatum, Candida albicans and Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Finally, citral and geraniol constitute a protective barrier against viruses, thus slowing their progression in the body in order to stop it as quickly as possible. Citral effectively targets the cold and vaginal herpes virus.
- insect repellent
- anti dandruff
- anti cellulite
- anti stretch marks
- Latin name: Cymbopogon flexuosus (Nees ex Steud) W. Wats.
- Botanical family: Poaceae
- Distilled part: herbaceous parts
- Country of origin: Madagascar
- citral: 60 to 86%
- geraniol: ≤ 8%
- Density at 20 ° C: 0.885 to 0.905
- Refractive index at 20 ° C: .483 to 1.489
- Rotary power at 20 ° C: -4 ° to 1 °
- Flash point: + 80 ° C
- Appearance: limpid mobile liquid
- Color: pale yellow to orange-yellow
- Odor: fresh, citrusy
- Bad smells
- Excessive sweating
- Oily skin prone to acne
- Mosquito bites
- Nervous fatigue, headaches, and other stress-related problems
This oil sold by Aromeya is a general tonic.
Promote natural smells while keeping mosquitoes away by spraying a few drops of essential oil on your curtains.
For insect bites, apply a drop of lemongrass essential oil to the pimple 3 to 4 times on the day of the bite.
To repel mosquitoes, diffuse a few drops 30 minutes to 1 hour.
Before any use in diffusion of this essential oil, people with asthma should seek advice from their doctor.
Please dilute this essential oil to 20% in a vegetable oil before any skin application (20% essential oil in 80% vegetable oil).
Women who are more than three months pregnant can use this essential oil by the diluted cutaneous route, on medical advice.
The oral route is reserved for therapeutic prescription.
This way of using Lemongrass essential oil is possible for pregnant women and babies.
In very sensitive people, this essential oil can cause tears or cough.
Lemongrass essential oil has a high dosage of allergenic biochemical components:
- citral (geranial + neral) (60 to 86%)
- geraniol (≤ 8%)
- limonene (≤ 3%)
- linalool (≤ 2%)
- citronellol (≤ 1%)
- isoeugenol (≤ 0.5%)
Note: It is best to test the essential oil before using it (two drops in the crook of the elbow for at least 24 hours to check that there is no reaction).