Lemongrass essential oil benefits

Lemongrass essential oil is one of the most loved essential oils by most people. Well known for its powerful antimicrobial properties. Lemongrass is also known as one of the most used essential oil for natural “medicinal” remedies for centuries. 

The use and medicinal properties of Lemongrass essential oil have been researched and studied for years, is widely used for its important healing properties known as, but not limited to:

  • Anti - Inflammatory  
  • Pain relief
  • Detoxification
  • Antifungal 
  • Antioxidant 
  • Antiparasitic
  • Antifungal
  • Neurobehavioral 
  • Lowering cholesterol
  • Stress and anxiety relief 
  • Helps with stomachaches and gastric ulcers

Essential oils have been used for thousands of years through different types of forms such as Aromatherapy products. Essential oils  address physiological disharmony in the mind and body by helping to bring harmony and balance back to our minds and bodies. 

When the essential oils are inhaled in aromatherapy products and other forms, the scent molecules, the healing properties, travel from the olfactory nerves to the brain and impact the emotional center of the brain, known as the amygdala. Essential oils can be absorbed through the skin, for safety reasons, recommend to dilute essential oils in a type of form, such as aromatherapy products: lotions, soaps, candles and more. 

Lemongrass maintains on the top of the list of must have essential oils to keep around due to its powerful healing and Antifungal properties. Dried Lemongrass leaves is a common ingredient used in supplements and herbal teas used for nausea. Using Lemongrass essential oils in aromatherapy products provide the same benefits. 

It is always good to do a patch test before using Lemongrass essential oil and any flavor of essential oil, to see how your skin reacts to the essential oil before using over a larger area of the body. Essential oils have been used for thousands of years to help aid in the healing process. Essential oils help improve our health and wellness of our mind and body. Essential oils are NOT a cure all for health issues. Pregnant women and persons with health issues should always check with his / her physician before use of essential oils. 

Lemongrass essential oil has a fresh and unique smell. Most people love the smell of Lemongrass essential oil, while others do not enjoy the smell as much.  Lemongrass essential oil can be added to other favorite essential oils to help dilute the fragrance for those who do not enjoy the smell of this essential oil as much as others. Lemongrass essential oil is a must have for healing the mind, body and spirit.