Fastest way to bring a piece of a Bangkok spa or Bali retreat home. Its leaves were traditionally crushed and used as a toilette water and hair wash in Indian culture.
Steam-distilled from perennial grasses grown in India, lemongrass is a strong essential oil with a green, grassy scent. It has been used for centuries in Asian cuisine and healing, and even the modern pharmaceutical use in the synthesis of vitamin A.
BENEFITS Lemongrass is used in TCM and Asian healing to warm the body, treating colds, headaches, tummy aches, and rheumatic pain. It’s a great analgesic that’s also antimicrobial, antiseptic, and antifungal.
Lemongrass works as a natural insecticide, repelling bugs and unwanted critters.
Its sharp and strong nature stimulates the nervous system and energises our thoughts and sharpens our focus. Lemongrass at once uplifts and calms, making it an invigorating choice in massage blends.