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INTRODUCTION AND USAGE
Palmarosa (Cymbopogon martini var motia) essential oil is a top choice in any skin care blend. It helps reduce redness and inflammation and is cooling, contributes to skin sebum balance (beneficial for both oily and dry skin types) when applied topically, and helps settle anxiety and insomnia.
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For skin application, add just 1 drop to 1 teaspoon unscented lotion or organic carrier oil and gently massage into the skin as needed for skin care. Add a few drops to an ultrasonic diffuser for a calming environment.
Consider pairing with sandalwood or patchouli.
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon martini var motia
Botanical Family: Poaceae
Plant Part: Grass
Chemical Family: Monoterpenols, Aldehydes, and Esters
Aroma: herbaceous, woody
Color: Clear to pale yellow
Chakra: Sacral (2nd), Heart (4th) and Third Eye (6th)
Palmarosa helps to calm the mind and reduce anxiety. It stabilizes the heart and calms jealous and possessive feelings.
For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Always dilute essential oils before applying to the skin and keep away from mucous membranes. If the oil is past it’s “use by” date or stored improperly, it may cause irritation and lose therapeutic value. Safety recommendations are based on Essential Oil Safety, 2nd Edition, Robert Tisserand and Rodney Young, 2014.
Max dermal usage: 6.5%
For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please consult your medical professional before use.
- Latin Name:
- Cymbopogon martini var motia
- At a Glance:
- Palmarosa is a wonderful skin care oil. It helps reduce redness and inflammation. Palmarosa is cooling, contributes to skin sebum balance.
- Certified Organic, India
- antifungal, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antibacterial, antispasmodic, cooling, calming
- geraniol (81.73%), geranyl acetate (7.35%), linalol (2.77%), b-caryophyllene (1.45%)
- Steam Distilled:
- February 2017
- Shelf Life:
- 4-5 Years (approx.)