Lemongrass is antiseptic and anti-fungal. It is a good astringent and an effective deodorant. It is helpful for stress-related exhaustion, aggression, pessimistic thoughts and fear. It is often used for sports massage to help relieve muscular aches and pains.
BLENDS WELL WITH:
Bergamot, Carrot Seed, Cedarwood Virginian, Citronella, Fir Needle, Geranium Egyptian, Grapefruit Pink, Jasmine Absolute, Lavender, Lemon, Marjoram Sweet, Nutmeg, Palmarosa, Pine Scots and Spruce Hemlock.
A maximum dilution of 0.7% is recommended for topical use in order to avoid safety issues.
Diffuse lemongrass to balance energy and calm the mind.
Lemongrass essential oil can be applied topically (always diluted), as a compress, in the bath, through direct inhalation, or diffuser. Diffuse or spritz lemongrass as a natural insect repellant.
Radiant Skin: Apply a drop of lemongrass oil diluted with several drops witch hazel to enhance the skins natural health and beauty.
Mind Balance Blend: In your diffuser mix lemongrass oil, lavender oil and cedar oil to promote emotional equilibrium.
Healthy Feet: Massage 2-3 drops lemongrass essential oil into soles of feet to assist soothe stubborn itch.
Travel Assist: Rub jetlag blend over shoulders, back of neck and hairline before, during and after jet travel.
Balancing Bath: Add two drops to bath water to balance the mind and emotions and energize the skin.
Hair and Scalp Formula: 8 drops rosemary, 4 drops cedarwood, 4 drops lemongrass, 4 drops peppermint, and 4 drops lavender oil in 30 ml of jojoba oil.
Purifying Foot Soak: 6 drops palmarosa oil, 3 drops lemongrass oil, 3 drops patchouli oil 2 drops tea tree oil. Add to warm water for a soothing foot bath.