Lemongrass

 
Cymbopogon flexuosus
 
Antidepressant, antifungal, immune system strengthener, stimulates circulation

WHAT IS IT GOOD FOR?
  1. Acts as an antisepctic
  2. Aids digestion
  3. Eases aches and pains
  4. Enhances well-being
Lemongrass

This essential oil works on body and mind to refresh and stimulate. It has antiseptic and astringent effects that work on oily skin. Lemongrass is deodorizing, antibacterial, and makes an effective insect repellent.

A native of Sri Lanka, lemongrass is used as both a culinary herb and a medicine all over Asia. It is a staple of the Ayurvedic medicine pharmacopeia, used for treating kidney infections, headaches, depression, and as a general tonic for the immune system.

* Not recommended for women who are pregnant or people with hypersensitive skin.