Our Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus) is organically grown in India where it is a popular culinary herb and used in Ayurveda, the ancient healing method of the region. It is a great antiviral and immune stimulant, used for cancer, fungal infections (very effective against candida), very antimicrobial, even against staph resistant MRSA. Lemongrass is also regenerating to connective tissue and ligaments, improves circulation and blood flow, and good for osteoarthritic pain relief, infections of all types, indigestion, injuries, insects (repellent), respiratory and sinus issues, water retention, cellulite, varicose veins,and skin toning. Very air purifying, great for diffusing to keep illness at bay and kill microbes.
Key Actions: Antifungal, anti-bacterial, antiparasitic, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, diuretic, diaphoretic, astringent, tonic, regenerative, stimulating, antidepressant
Warnings – High citral content makes it a skin sensitizer. Always dilute.