PALMAROSA ESSENTIAL OIL
BOTANICAL NAME: Cymbopogon martinii
WHAT IT IS
Palmarosa is a wild growing fragrant grass indigenous to India and South East Asia and closely related to lemongrass (Cymbopogon flexuosus) although they smell very differently. The essential oil of Palmarosa is extracted by steam distillation method from the dried grassy leaves that are harvested before flowering.
The essential oil of Palmarosa has a gentle sweet, floral, rose-like scent.
WHERE DO WE GET IT FROM
Our Palmarosa Essential oil comes from Madagascar. It is fairly traded and certified organic by the Soil Association.
WHY IS IT SO GOOD
Palmarosa oil is particularly good for the skin due to its immense therapeutic benefits to the skin.
It has powerful regenerative, antiseptic, antibacterial, cytophylactic (promotes healthy cell growth), aphrodisiac, stimulant, moisturising, antiviral, hydrating properties.
Used in skincare, essential oil of Palmarosa simply excels at keeping a healthy complexion. It balances sebum production, stimulates cellular regeneration, encourages elasticity, moisturises and tones dry, dull and mature skin. It is also valuable for use with acne, dermatitis, eczema and psoriasis, preventing scarring by effectively rejuvenating and regenerating the skin, as well as fighting minor skin infections.
The gentle fragrance of Palmarosa is comforting and calming while also having an uplifting effect on the mind.
YOU CAN FIND PALMAROSA ESSENTIAL OIL IN FOLLOWING PRODUCTS
Kalahari melon & Rosehip Face Cream
Chia & Thistle Omega 3-6-9 Face Cream
Revitalizing Facial Oil Omega 3-6-9 Boost