(Cymbopogon citratus) Lemongrass essential oil has been used to support digestion, purification and regeneration of tissues.
Research presented in 'Pytotherapy Research' discussed the powerful anti-fungal effects of Lemongrass oil when topically applied. Lemongrass oil may help improve circulation, digestion, and eyesight, while combating headaches, infections and fluid retention.
Spiritually, the aroma of Lemongrass Oil is thought to promote psychic awareness and purification.
Lemongrass has been employed in traditional Indian medicine for infectious illness and fever. Modern research carried out in India shows that it may also act as a sedative on the central nervous system.
This essential oil is distilled from lemongrass leaves is a yellow liquid with a fresh, grassy-lemon citrus aroma with an earthy undertone.
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