Lemongrass Essential Oil


Lemongrass essential oil can be diffused to purify the environment. It enhances mental clarity and increases alertness.

Energetically, it is attuned to the solar plexus energy center, helping to balance and energize this consciousness.  It can help resolve resentment and power struggles, and other solar plexus center issues.

Aromatic Profile

Top Note:  Sweet, juicy, lemony, herbaceous notes

Heart Note:  Juicy, lemony, delicate floral, balsamic notes

Base Note:

Classification:  Top note

Tenacity:  Low

Lemongrass essential oil is used to make herbaceous blends, colognes, and in many natural cleaning products and air refreshners.

It combines well with many oils, including clementine orange, German chamomile, cinnamon leaf , and geranium/rose codistillation.

Note:   A small amount of lemongrass essential oil can go a long way in some blends.  It is best to add it in single drops until you are familiar with how it blends.  See our blog entry on dilution rates.



More About Our Lemongrass Essential Oil

Size:  5 ml violet glass bottle  OR  30 ml violet glass bottle

Source: India, Sri Lanka, or Haiti

Distillation: Steam distilled from certified organic leaves

Botanical name: Cymbopogon citratus

Homeopathic Properties of  Lemongrass Essential Oil


Internal–oral at homeopathic dose, inhalation, diffusion

Externaltopical application, skin application, massage, local & spinal compress, energy centers and meridian points

Observations and Anecdotal Information

Lemongrass essential oil is a powerful oil for healing connective tissue injuries–injured tendons, ligaments, etc. It stimulates the repair of these tissues on the cellular level, while relieving pain and inflammation.

It is also a great blood and lymph purifier.  It stimulates liver detoxification.

When used as a massage oil, it relieves pain and muscle fatigue, making it a great choice for tired athletes and others who exert a lot of energy regularly. Lemongrass will open the blood flow, restore flexibility, and relax muscles.


This oil is generally regarded as safe at normal doses.

Avoid use with infants, small children, pets, pregnant and lactating mothers.

Keep all essential oils away from eyes.

Store in a safe place, out of the reach of children.

All internal uses should be researched and/or supported by a health care professional.  Product quality and dosage are critically important when using essential oils internally.

None of our products are recognized or approved by the FDA.  They are not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease.  This information is anecdotal, and is provided for educational purposes only.  It is not meant to be taken as medical advice.  See a health care professional for medical advice.

More about our disclaimer

Weight 0.004 kg

30 ml violet bottle, 5 ml violet glass bottle

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