Lemongrass should not be used in pregnancy because of uterine and menstrual flow stimulation.
When you grow the lemon grass, yes. Lemon grass oil that comes in cans I would not ..NOT... consume because it has been processed and cleaned et cetera with various chemicals.
No, citronella oil is extracted from Citronella grass(Cymbopogon nordus , Cymbopogon winterianus etc.) Lemon grass (Cymbopogon citratus ,Cymbopogon flexuosus etc.) gives lemon grass oil. Both the types of plants are very much similar. Lemon grass is about 1 m tall while the other is about 2 m. The Pseudo stem of lemon grass is green while the other's is red. Both the types of the oils are almost same in utility. However lemon grass is widely used in food preparation. The smell of the both are different.
Oil of Cymbopogon, Lemon-grass oil
Lemon Grass is a type of bush-like grass which one can find in Kerala, India. It is a cattle feed too. Through distillation process oil is extracted from lemon grass and this oil is used as repellent and has high medicinal values.
An ointment or liniment made with oil from Lemon Grass (Andropogon citratus) is used topically in the treatment of lumbago, rheumatism, neuralgia, sprains or other similar pain.
It is said that lemon scented Pledge will keep bees away from you as well as lemon grass essential oil.
Lemon grass oil used during a massage is a good remedy for arthritis.
Cymbopogon citratus is commonly known as lemon grass or oil grass. It is an edible plant from Southeast Asia used in a wide variety of Asian dishes.
no, lemon grass and it's oils are listed as toxic to horses and should not be ingested.
Lemon grass oil has long been utilised in folk medicine as a pain reliever. Today it is used to make an ointment which is recommended for backache, rheumatism, sprains, muscular pains, joint problems and as a soothing application during massage.
You can make your own Lemon Oil from home by infusing Olive Oil with lemon or you can do what I do and just use lemon zest. It gives it a better flavor. 1 Teaspoon of Zest = 1/8 teaspoon Lemon Oil
yes because lemon oil is like normal oil
Peppermint oil, cayenne pepper, lavender, garlic, eucaylptus oil, lemon grass, crap, pee, and chicken.The most common is any kind of citrus fruit oil.
Lemon Oil DusterMost commercial lemon oil is not all natural, but may contain petroleum distillates. Contact herbalists for pure sources of lemon oil. Traditionally, lemon oil has been used for furniture because it is so lubricating and antiseptic.10 drops lemon oil2 tablespoons lemon juiceA few drops olive oil or jojobaDip a soft recycled cloth, such as one of flannel, in the lemon oil mixture, and wipe furniture.http://www.care2.com/greenliving/alternative-furniture-polish.html#
Lemon Essential Oil is not edible. Lemon Oil is edible and is sold in cooking stores and specialty grocery stores.1/8 tsp lemon oil = 1 tsp lemon extract = 1 tsp lemon zestHappy cooking!You can get food grade essential oil. One company I know for sure is Young Living. I am not sure what the conversion for juice to oil would be though. trying to figure that out myself.
No, most cleaners use lemon oil which is the substance in lemon zest.
Lemon extract is a concentrated oil taken from the peels of lemons, but it can also be synthetically manufactured. It's used in many cooking recips and home health products for its smell and astringent qualities.
Put a few drops of Lemon Grass essential oil and some water into an oil burner. The mosquitoes don't like it for some reason, so they stay away. It smells good too!
yes, the lemon oil will melt Styrofoam
Insecticides have active and inert ingredients. It is the active ingredient that ultimately makes the insecticide work. Ginger oil can be made by collecting the drops from steaming the ginger root. But it is a skin irritant. And so the end product must be hugely diluted. The oil ends up accounting for less than 1% of the product. Lemon grass oil is not an active ingredient. Naphthalene is the active ingredient in moth balls.
Yes depending on the oil. The grass wil die if the oil is spilled on the grss