Lemongrass e.o. – 30 ml
The scent of the lemongrass e.o. (essential oil) is rich and lemon-like.
The oil is widely used as an addition to bug repellents. It is also famous for its lemony aroma.
The lemongrass oil has many medicinal properties. These include it being:
- an antidepressant.
The lemongrass e.o. is extracted through steam distillation. It is acquired from dried lemongrass. The scent of the oil is sweet.
The grass can be seen to be used in countless beverages. It can be found in many teas and in desserts. The oil or the grass can be used as an ingredient for food recipes. It is used as a substitute when fresh lemon is not available.
Aside from the properties stated above, the lemongrass e.o. has other uses. For instance, the oil can be an analgesic. It is used to reduce all sorts of pains. It has been said to relieve muscle and joint pains. It can also help in the relief of toothaches and headaches. It is a great help in relieving bodily pains brought about by athletics.
As an antidepressant, the lemongrass e.o. can uplift the mood. Used in aromatherapy, the oil can drive away depression. It can aid in driving away insecurities. Also, the oil can be a great assistance in combating anxiety and stress. It can be taken with tea to aid the body and mind relax.
The essential oil can also become an antiseptic. It can be applied to internal or external wounds. It can also be an ingredient to antiseptic creams. Its properties prevent wounds from becoming septic.
The oil is also a good astringent. It can aid the stoppage of blood flow. It does this by contracting blood vessels. This is used to stop the bleeding from wounds and cuts. Such aid can be life-saving at times.