Essential Oil Lemongrass
From: 25,00€/KG (25,00€–85,00€/kg)
The Lemongrass oil is steam distilled from the fresh leaves of Cymbopogon Citratus grass. It is a fast-growing plant, can reach up to 1,5m high. The plant is native to India but can be found in Southamerica and tropical Asia.
The oil is a yellow to orange coloured with a strong fresh grass odour. The main component is Citral. Is it well known as a perfume ingredient for detergents, cosmetics, soaps and it is also employed as a flavour ingredient but it is also well employed in aromatherapy for its actions as antimicrobial, antidepressant, anti-oxidant.
The literature says that the oil is good for acne, as an insect repellent, muscular pain and can fight headaches.
Product details: Essential oil of Lemongrass, 100% pure, natural and genuine
Aroma: Herbal, Alcanfor, Strong
Botanical name: Cymbopogon flexuosus Stapf.
Country of origin: India
Method of extraction: Steam distillation
Part of the plant used: Herbaceous portion
Crop season: November
Main constituents: Citral (Neral+Geranial)
Applications: The essentials oils of Lemongrass can be used in aromatherapy.
It is suitable for the elaboration of flavours for internal use.
It can be used in fragrances, blends of essences for air fresheners and essential oil diffusers.
It can be used for the manufacture of cosmetics for topical uses.