African bluegrass is a fast-growing grass known as Giant Turpentine Grass in South Africa and belongs to the same family as gingergrass and lemongrass.
|Botanical name||Cymbopogon validus|
|Principal component||Myrcene 25%〜30%|
|Extraction Method||steam distillation|
|Plant parts used||Leaves|
|Strength of aroma||Medium to Strong|
|Smell||Herbal scent-like grass|
|Oil Blends Well||Very well with essential oils from the citrus family and soft floral notes|
|Main benefits||Anti-bacterial, anti-viral, skin astringent, analgesic, etc.|
|Use||Fragrant bath, scenting of handmade cosmetics, foot bath, etc.|
|Cautions||Please dilute with a carrier oil such as jojoba oil before use.
A skin test before use is recommended as it can cause skin irritation to some people.
Please be careful not to get it in your eyes.