Now Lemongrass 100% pure essential oil steam distilled from lemongrass. Undiluted lemongrass essential oil has a light, fresh, citrus scent and is refreshing, rejuvenating, stimulating, and balancing. It is very popular as a scent in natural cleaners and as a mosquito repellant!
A tall, perennial plant, Lemongrass has a subtle citrus flavor and is used in Asian cuisine in soups, teas, and curries as well as with fish, poultry, beef, and seafood. In addition to its unique flavor, Lemongrass essential oil due to it's citrusy scent is popular for repelling mosquitoes and is a must have in your natural bug repellant recipe. It’s also purifying and toning to the skin, and is frequently used in skin care products for these benefits. Lemongrass is an ideal oil to use in massage therapy. Lemongrass has a pungent, herbaceous aroma that can heighten awareness and promote a positive outlook.
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with a carrier oil to minimize any skin sensitivity.
Bug Repellant Recipe: (this recipe is safe for dogs, toddler's, adults and to spray on heated campfire rocks to repel mosquitoes, black flies, ticks etc)
1 Cup of witch hazel
25-30 Drops of Citronella
15-20 Drops of Lemongrass
10 Drops od Cedarwood
5-10 Drops of Lavender
1 Tsp of Neem
This Product is:
Egg & dairy FREE
Fish or shellfish FREE
Corn, Wheat & Yeast FREE