This Lemongrass Essential Oil comes with it’s credentials. We call them Essentials with Credentials 🙂
Pure Joy Naturals is committed to offering the highest quality of products. It is important that purity tests, documentation, and certifications are available for every product in our portfolio. Each and every one of our essential oils is analysed using state-of-the-art gas chromatography to rigorously test the veracity of the purity and potency of our sourced oils.
- Our Natural Product Numbers (NPNs) are issued by the Canadian Government for products that require licensing for sale in Canada. This number means that the product has been assessed by Health Canada and deemed to be safe, effective and of high quality.
- Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry Analysis (GCMS) testing is done on all of our Pure Joy Naturals essential oils for purity and quality assurance.
- These organic essential oils are Certified by The National Organic Program. NOP. develops, implements, and administers national production, handling, and labeling standards for organic agricultural products.
- The QAI also accredits the certifying agents (foreign and domestic) who inspect organic production and handling operations to certify that they meet USDA standards.
Main Constituents: citral: 75.4%
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon flexuosus
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: Lemongrass is a fast growing, tall, aromatic perennial grass that grows up to 1.5 metres (4 feet) in height. It is native to Asia, but is now cultivated mostly in the West Indies, Africa, and Tropical Asia. Yellow to brownish yellow liquid. Consistency: Thin. Strong Aroma. Scent: Fresh earthy and citrus.
Common Uses: Lemongrass Essential Oil is known for its invigorating and cleansing properties. It can be used in facial toners as its astringent properties may assist in reducing the look of oily or greasy skin. With its uplifting aroma, Lemongrass Essential Oil strengthens the senses and can be used in bath for soothing purposes. Lemongrass shares similar properties with citronella. Traditional Indian medicine has used Lemongrass Essential Oil to treat infectious illness and fever.
Blends well with: Pine, Thyme, Lavender, Rosemary, Marjoram, Cedarwood and Lemon.
Cautions: DO NOT DRINK essential oils. Dilute before use; may cause skin irritation in some individuals, so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. For best results Diffuse or use topically with a carrier oil.
Pure Joy Naturals provides this essential oils guide for educational purposes only and not as medical advice. Please consult a qualified healthcare practitioner or resource on essential oil uses, safety and precautions for all essential oils.