Botanical Name: Cymbopogon flexuosus
INCI Name: Cymbopogon schoenanthus
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
What is Lemongrass?
Lemongrass is fast growing tall aromatic perennial grass that can reach heights of @ 4.5 feet.
Lemongrass Actions and Benefits
Lemongrass has been used in Ayurveda for centuries to reduce fevers and to stop the spread of infectious illness. It also acts as a natural insecticide. Lemongrass is an analgesic, antidepressant, antimicrobial, antioxidant, antipyretic, antiseptic, astringent, bactericidal, deodorant, febrifuge, fungicidal, insecticidal, and tonic. An all in 1 plant!
How does Lemongrass work?
Lemongrass is a very effective natural astringent (cleanser) with toning qualities which helps stimulate blood circulation and tone up dermal tissues while providing natural protection against microbes.
Lemongrass is also a natural mosquito repellant!
How do we use Lemongrass?
We use lemongrass in our Lemongrass and Aloe Organic Dog Shampoo for it's extraordinary ability to tone skin, protect against fungus and microbes, and repel insects (fleas, lice, and ticks). It also has an AMAZING natural clean lemony aroma!
Is Lemongrass safe?
Yes. Lemongrass is safe and non-toxic!
Used in aromatherapy - lemongrass is known to revitalize the mind and soul!