A tall, perennial plant, Lemongrass has a subtle citrus
flavor and is used in Asian cuisine in soups, teas, and
curries as well as with fish, poultry, beef, and seafood. In
addition to its unique flavor, Lemongrass essential oil
promotes healthy digestion and acts as an overall tonic to
the body’s systems. It’s also purifying and toning to the
skin, and is frequently used in skin care products for these
benefits. Lemongrass can soothe sore muscles and joints,
making it an ideal oil to use in massage therapy or applied
directly to problem areas. Lemongrass has a pungent,
herbaceous aroma that can heighten awareness and
promote a positive outlook.
• To help soothe sore joints or muscle sprains, combine
equal parts Fractionated Coconut Oil and Lemongrass
oil and rub topically on area of concern.
• Use to flavor entrées and meat dishes while promoting
• Combine with Melaleuca and apply to toenails for
clean, healthy nails.
• Rub or spritz on skin before going outside. Lemongrass
essential oil naturally repels insects and is one of the
essential oils in our TerraShield® essential oil blend.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your
Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute
with dōTERRA Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin
sensitivity. See additional precautions below.
Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you
are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult
your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and