LEMONGRASS ESSENTIAL OIL
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon flexuosus (100% Pure )
Sweet, Dry, and Herbaceous-floral
Blends With: Pine, Thyme, Lavender, Rosemary, Marjoram, Cedarwood and Lemon.
Lemongrass contains citral, a powerful skin sensitizer, so it is very important to use Lemongrass in proper dilution. In proper dilution, it is wonderful for the aches and pains associated with aging. Try 2 drops of Lemongrass in two teaspoons (10 ml) of carrier oil along with 2 drops of Lavender or Marjoram for a soothing muscle rub.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided. Cautions: Avoid in glaucoma and with children. Use caution in prostatic hyperplasia and with skin hypersensitivity or damaged skin. Avoid use during pregnancy.