Ollie Kochi Lemongrass Oil
This very popular essential oil is produced in Kerala, India, by steam distilling leaves of the plant.
Besides its use in perfumery, lemongrass essential oil is widely used for its insecticidal and antifungal properties due to its high citral content.
It also has analgesic, antidepressant, antimicrobial, antiseptic, astringent, bactericidal properties.
How to use:
Lemongrass is actively used in asian cooking and has a very refreshing and relaxing aroma. It has a heavy and lemony aroma which is hence used as a top note in perfumery.
This oil is very commonly used in insect repellents.
It is also diffused for its refreshing aroma that not only acts as a deodorizer, but also helps relieve stress and rejuvenate your mind.
Add a few drops to your soap/shampoo/deodorant/moisturizer for its antiseptic and astringent properties.
Adding lemongrass oil to your massage oil often helps relieve headaches and muscle pain.
Thanks to its cooling properties, lemongrass oil has been used as a natural fever reducer.
Adding a drop of lemongrass oil in your soup or tea is known to help with stomach pain or diarrhea.RECOMMENDED DIFFUSER RECIPE
- 2 drops of kochi lemongrass oil
- 2 drops of peppermint oil
- 2 drops of bergamot oil