Common Scents: Lemongrass
A series where we learn about different oils, their uses, and why they're so wonderful!
What is it?
Lemongrass, or by its scientific name cymbopogon, is a type of grass that is native to the subtropical regions of Africa, Australia and Asia. It grows year-round and produces an exotic, citrusy aroma.
Lemongrass has a variety of uses, most notably as a herbal medicine, but has also found use in the culinary world as an additive in various dishes. As an essential oil, lemongrass is celebrated for its anti-inflammatory properties.
Use this oil for:
Immune system support
Detoxifying your system
To combat the common cold
One of my favorite brands:
Young Living Lemongrass Essential Oil