Lemongrass Pure Essential Oil

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Lemongrass Pure Essential Oil

9.50

15 ml

Common Name: Lemongrass
Latin Name: Cymbopogon schoenanthus                  
INCI Name: Cymbopogon Schoenanthus Oil

Scent: Sweet, heady, subtle lemon
Parts Used: Grass
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Origin: India

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Blends Well With

Bergamot (Citrus), Bergamot (Mint), Black Pepper, Cajuput, Cinnamon (Leaf), Citronella, Clove (Bud), Cornmint, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Geranium (Rose), Ginger, Gingergrass, Grapefruit (Pink), Helichrysum (Italicum), Helichrysum (Rambiazina), Lavender, Lime, Litsea, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Peppermint, Petigrain, Sage (Clary), Spearmint, Tangerine, Tea Tree, Wintergreen, Ylang Ylang


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 Plant Description

This aromatic perennial grass grows in clumps reaching a height of about 4 feet.  Lemongrass is widespread throughout the west, north and east tropical areas of Africa, Arabia, western Asia and India.


 Ancient Wisdom - Historical Uses

In Brazil, lemongrass is one of the most popular medicinal plants for treating nervous disorders and stomach problems.  

 

Lemongrass is a sedative tea in the Amazon. 

 

According to folk medicine, lemongrass is used as an analgesic, anti-emetic, anti-rheumatic, antipyretic, antispasmodic, anti-tissugen, asthmolytic, colds, diuretic, gastrointestinal issues, hypnotic, pneumonia, sedative, sudorific, …

Topically – Abdominal pain, acne, analgesic, anti-emetic, anti-intestinal ailment, anti-malarial, anti-rheumatic, anti-tissugen, antifever, antipyretic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, asthmolytic, astringent, athlete's foot, back pain, clean skin pores, cuts, circulatory problems, headache, insect repellent, musculoskeletal pain, neuralgia, rheumatism, sciatica, scrapes, sprains, stomachache,  sudorific, tendonitis …

 

Inhalation – anti-emetic, antiseptic, antipyretic, exhaustion, hypnotic, headache, migraine, musculoskeletal pain

 

Modern Knowledge – Scientific Research

Annick D Bossou, Sven Mangelinckx, Hounnankpon Yedomonhan, Pelagie M Boko, Martin C Akogbet4, Norbert De Kimpe, Félicien Avlessi and Dominique C K Sohounhloue.  Chemical composition and insecticidal activity of plant essential oils from Benin against Anopheles gambiae (Giles).  Parasites & Vectors 2013, 6:337 DOI: 10.1186/1756-3305-6-337

http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/6/1/337

 

Gasal M. Hashim, Saad B. Almasaudi, Esam Azhar, Soad K. Al Jaouni, Steve Harakeh.  Biological activity of Cymbopogon schoenanthus essential oil. Saudi Journal of Biological Science, Elsevier, Available online 13 June 2016.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1319562X16300560

 

Active Compounds Lemongrass Is Known For

2-Naphthalenemethanol, α-Eudesmol, β-Elemene, β-Eudesmol, β-Phellandrene, γ-Eudesmol, Cyclohexanemethanol, Elemol, Limonene, Piperitone …


Not For Internal Use

Keep Out Of Reach Of Children

Dilute Properly

Avoid Eyes & Mucus Membranes

 

Cautions

Avoid While Pregnant Or Nursing

Possible Skin Irritant/Sensitivity

 

If pregnant, nursing, taking medication or have a medical condition, consult your doctor prior to use.

If adverse reaction occurs, stop using immediately and seek appropriate medical attention.

 

Interaction

The use of herbs is a time-honored approach to strengthening the body and treating disease. Herbs, however, can trigger side effects and interact with other herbs, supplements, or medications. For these reasons, you should take herbs with care, under the supervision of a healthcare provider.

 

We currently have no information for LEMONGRASS Interactions [1]


Important

The information presented here is for educational purposes of traditional uses and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.  The FDA has not evaluated the therapeutic suggestions, statements or claims cited.  No claims are made as to any medicinal value of this plant or any products from Earthwise Oils, LLC.  You are responsible for understanding the safe application of these products.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your healthcare provider prior to use.


Literature

[1] http://www.webmd.com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-719-lemongrass.aspx?activeingredientid=719&activeingredientname=lemongrass