Botanical Name: cymbopogon citratus
Extraction Method: steam distillation
Scent Notes: earthy, fresh, citrus medium notes
Lemongrass is an antidepressant, helping to restore balance and combat feelings of sadness and lethargy. It treats fungal and bacterial infections, nausea and indigestion and helps to relieve sore muscles when used topically. In skincare, Lemongrass helps tighten pores and balance oily skin. On dogs, use it to repel ticks, fleas and lice naturally.
Blends well with: lemon, eucalyptus, ginger, tea tree, geranium, lavender, rosemary, most spice oils
Caution: Avoid use during first trimester of pregnancy. Essential oil use on pets should be diluted well in a medium before direct application.