Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Lemongrass
Lemongrass oil comes from the leaves of the Cymbopogon citratus plant. It has a sweet citrus scent. It has an antidepressant and diuretic effect.
- Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus)
Relieves indigestion and stimulates the appetite.
Soothes stress, nervousness and depression.
Improves oily skin and fights athlete's foot. Reduces excessive perspiration.
- Lemongrass oil may irritate sensitive skin. May provoke Asthma attack in Ashmatic patients.