The smell of the lemongrass is very similar to the smell of a lemon, but a little sweeter and softer, it has no noticeable acidity. During the summer season it is best known as one of the most potent natural insect repellents (the smell is easily recognized as this essential oil is widely used in the production of insect repellent candles). To use as a repellent, steam the oil in a diffuser, apply to the body mixed with vegetable oil, spray a mixture of the essential oil and water or apply several drops on a scarf or a sleeve.
Suitable for cleaning home surfaces, mopping the floor. Its pleasant citrusy smell lifts the spirits, helps to get rid of bad thoughts, elevates and invigorates the mind. For oily hair, add 1 or 2 drops to a shampoo. This essential oil also helps with the inflammatory bowel disease and digestive disorders – steam the oil or dilute it with vegetable oil and apply on your feet or on the upper part of the abdomen, where the liver is.