Lemongrass is normally associated in cooking especially in Malaysia and Thailand. But do you know what are the benefit of the Lemongrass oil to human and health?
Lemongrass oil is produced through steam distillation on its grass. Currently it has gained popularityon it’s highly therapeutic properties especially in aromatherapy and widely used in alternative medicines such as ayurvedic.
Lemongrass oil is an antiseptic that can be used in many different ways. It is effective in treating infections, and for healing skin conditions. It is also powerfully effective in treating oily skin and acne and has astrigent properties Lemongrass oil helps clear oily skin that is susceptible to acne outbreaks, and acts as an effective skin toner because it naturally dilates the blood vessels, tightens pores and reduces the appearance of wrinkles.
In Aromatherapy, Lemongrass oil has antidepressant properties that relieve symptoms of depression, anxiety and panic attacks. It is also boosts self esteem and confidence, giving you energy and motivation. Just use a few drops in diffusing and inhale deeply.
On physical, Lemongrass oil relieves pain in joints and muscles and reduces inflammation and fever resulting from viral infections. Lemongrass oil has analgesic properties that also reduce pain from toothaches and headaches.