Botanical Name: Cymbopogon martinii var. motia
Palmarosa is a tropical grass native to India and other parts of South Asia. It is widely cultivated for its essential oil, which has a sweet, floral aroma and a range of health benefits. Palmarosa essential oil is extracted from the leaves of the Cymbopogon martinii var. motia plant and is used in aromatherapy and natural medicine.
Skin health: Palmarosa oil has antiseptic and antimicrobial properties that can help to promote healthy skin by preventing infection, reducing inflammation, and soothing dry, itchy skin.
Stress relief: Palmarosa oil has a calming and uplifting effect that can help to reduce feelings of stress and anxiety.
Digestive health: Palmarosa oil has digestive properties that can help to relieve digestive issues such as bloating, cramps, and indigestion.
Respiratory health: Palmarosa oil has expectorant properties that can help to clear congestion and phlegm from the respiratory tract, making it useful for conditions such as coughs, colds, and bronchitis.
Antibacterial: Palmarosa oil has been shown to have antibacterial properties that can help to fight off harmful bacteria and prevent infection.
Insect repellent: Palmarosa oil has insecticidal properties that can help to repel insects and other pests.
How to Use:
- Aromatic: Diffuse 2-3 drops in a diffuser of your choice. Benefit yourself with the powerful Aroma.
- Vaporize: Add a 3-5 of the essential oil to a bowl of hot water. Cover your head with a towel and breathe in the steam for five to 15 minutes.
- As a topical: Dilute 2- 3 drops with carrier oil like coconut, once mixed, apply it directly on the skin using your palms or fingers. Mix a couple of drops of this oil with a carrier oil and massage gently onto the chest to promote respiratory health.
- Possible skin sensitivity. Dilute with Coconut Oil to minimize skin sensitivity. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.
- Keep out of reach of children.
- If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician.
- These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.