Lemongrass (cymbopogon fleuosus)
This is a pure essential oil and should be diluted when used, and not used directly on the skin. Dilute with your favorite base oil (such as a hair oil, coconut oil, jojoba oil, castor oil, etc.).
- Lemongrass is particularly beneficial for oily hair
- helps promote body and shine in hair
Other uses and properties:
- antiseptic properties
- used in facial toners as it's astringent properties help fight acne and greasy skin
- excellent anti-depressant
- tones and fortifies the nervous system
- can be used in bath for soothing muscular nerves and pain
- shares similar properties with citronella and has a great reputation for keeping insects away.
Caution: Do not use while pregnant. Avoid in glaucoma and with children. Use caution in prostatic hyperplasia and with skin hypersensitivity or damaged skin.
I would recommend this product to anyone in the henna community.
Just purchased and added it to my diy hair conditioner and it smells heavenly. Scent is very pleasant and mild. Makes me smile all day!
Smells amazing and was just what I needed for a great price!
I love the smell of this essential oil it's my favorite.
I really enjoy lemongrass and this is a quality product at a great price.