Spiral Spa @ Bloo, Padang Bai, Bali:
Lemongrass essential oil
Today Spiral Spa @ Bloo, Padang Bai, Bali want’s to introduce you to Lemongrass essential oil.
1.) Origin of Lemongrass essential oil:
Lemongrass was originally found in Guatemala, and in India. From India it spread all over Asia and you can find it basically in all Asian Countries. The plant can become up to 4 meter tall. And the essential oil can be extracted by steam distillation.
2.) Properties of Lemongrass essential oil:
Lemongrass essential oil has a thicker density then most of the other essential oils and a lemon like smell. The color is dark yellow to amber and reddish.
3.) Precautions for use:
The general precautions for essential oils should be taken. For more info (click here). Apart from that there is just to mention, that Lemongrass essential oil can irritate a sensitive skin.
Lemongrass can be used in a wide range of applications. So you can use it for example in Aromatherapy, by using different kind of oil burner. Benefits of using this essential oil here are its calming effects on the nervous system that help to remove fear depression and anxiety. It further has a very refreshing smell and works very good as insect repellent as well. In our Spiral Spa @ Bloo, Padang Bai, Bali we use it a lot as fragrant and as ingredient in our massage oils.
It is suitable to mix with almost any other essential oil and there is a high demand of use in many different perfume blends.
Mixed into massage oil, it benefits with its antimicrobial, antifungal and antiseptic properties. Further it helps to remove pain from joints and muscle. Its anti-bacterial properties make it as well an excellent choice in curing acne.
The ability to reduce cellulitis make it as well another interesting choice for massage oils and creams.
Mixed with water, or as an ingredient in Hair conditioner it helps as well to restrain shine and to nourish your hair.
Spiral Spa @ Bloo, Padang Bai, Bali, hopes to give you a lot of ideas on how to use this essential oil.