Lemongrass essential oil (Cymbopogon Flexuous Herb Oil) is distilled from Lemongrass, also called fever grass, which is a perennial plant with thin, long leaves that is indigenous to many Asian countries. The essential oil is a source of vitamins such as vitamin A, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, folate and vitamin C. It also provides essential minerals such as magnesium, phosphorous, manganese, copper, potassium, calcium, zinc and iron.
All the compounds that make up lemongrass are known to have antifungal, insecticidal, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory properties. Giving it a use as a pesticide and a preservative. Lemongrass may prevent the growth of some bacteria and yeast and also, due to the vitamins, it has antioxidant properties. Lemongrass oil can strengthen hair follicles, and prevents hair loss or an itchy and irritated scalp.
Lemongrass oil is found in the following products: Coily oil