Lemongrass has a fresh, lemony and earthy aroma that is stimulating, refreshing and elevating. Lemongrass has been used in Asian cooking to add unique citrusy flavors.
Lemongrass is most notably known for its purifying and detoxifying properties, anti-fungal and insect repellent benefits. It also promotes healthy digestion, soothes joint or muscle aches, and supports the thyroid.
In Ayurveda, it has been used to reduce fevers and to fight infections.
Can cause skin irritation. Always dilute, specially if you have sensitive skin. If pregnant, use sparingly.