Lemongrass Essential Oil
100% pure therapeutic grade essential oil. Native to islands in Southeastern Asia, lemongrass is a tall grass that grows in tropical climates. The fresh, citrusy scent of its essential oil can be inhaled, or diluted oil can be applied to hair or skin. Inhaling the aroma of lemongrass essential oil or absorbing it through the skin is said to transmit messages to the brain's limbic system, a region that influences the nervous system. Lemongrass essential oil is typically used for: acne, anxiety, Athlete’s foot, excessive sweating, headaches, indigestion, muscle aches. In addition, lemongrass essential oil is said to act as a natural insect repellent and air freshener and may also alleviate stress and relieve pain.
Lemongrass might help prevent the growth of some bacteria and yeast since several of its chemical components have been found to have anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antimicrobial, antiviral properties. Lemongrass also contains substances that are thought to relieve pain and swelling, reduce fever, improve levels of sugar and cholesterol in the blood, stimulate the uterus and menstrual flow, and have antioxidant properties. It is extensively used in aromatherapy and helps combat fatigue, anxiety, and bad body odor.
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