Palmarosa Cymbopogon martini  Essential Oil Information

Cymbopogon martini

Palmarosa Essential Oil


Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Source Location

Plant part used


Cymbopogon martini

Rose Geranium

India, Southeast Asia

Grass, leaves








Extraction Method

Color

Consistency

Aroma Strength


Steam distillation

Pale yellow

Thin

Strong








Fragrance

Citrusy and floral in scent












Benefits

Use for neuralgia, lumbago, sciatica and rheumatic conditions, as well as candida, circulation, digestion, infection, and nervous system. Use for rashes, wrinkles, dermatitis, eczema, and psoriasis, and skin infections, including acne, boils, shingles, and mycosis (fungal infections). Benefits insomnia, and anxiety, and calms heart palpations.















Blends Well With

Amyris, Bergamot, Carrot Root, Carrot Seed, Cedarwood, Citronella, Clary Sage, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, Lime, Neroli, Orange, Petitgrain, Rose, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Tea Tree, Ylang Ylang














Properties

Antibacterial, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, astringent (mild), calmative, cardiotonic, cellular regenerator, febrifuge, neurotonic, uterine tonic















Safety

Generally safe
















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