Live Happy. Live Healthy. Live NOW. | Vitacost.com
NOW Organic Essential Oils Lemongrass Description
Aroma: Fresh, grassy, lemon.
Attributes: Purifying, stimulating, cleansing.
Spring Freshening Blend: Add 10 drops of organic lemongrass oil, 5 drops of lemon oil and 1 drop of organic eucalyptus oil to a diffuser and enjoy.
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled from plants leaves.
Purity Tested/Quality Assured
Suggested Use: For aromatherapy use. For all other uses, carefully dilute with a carrier oil such as jojoba, grapeseed, olive or almond oil prior to use. Please consult an essential oil book or other professional suggested dilution ratios.
Natural essential oils are highly concentrated and should be used with care.
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Ingredients: Organic lemongrass oil (100% pure).
Caution: Avoid contact with eyes. If pregnant or nursing, consult your healthcare before using.
The product you receive may contain additional details or differ from what is shown on this page, or the product may have additional information revealed by partially peeling back the label. We recommend you reference the complete information included with your product before consumption and do not rely solely on the details shown on this page. For more information, please see our full disclaimer
This DIY Body Butter Can be Custom Scented With Your Favorite Essential Oils
Body butter is a real beauty treat. Not only does it feel luxurious and moisturize like a dream, it smells so good. Instead of buying it premade from the mall, whip up a batch at home using all-natural ingredients and whatever essential oil you prefer. The scent possibilities are endless!
4 oz. raw shea butter
4 oz. raw cacao butter
4 oz. raw coconut butter
Essential oil of choice (lavender, pink grapefruit, lemon, etc.)
Other Materials You’ll Need
- Heat source
- 16-ounce mason jar
- Wooden spoon
- Blender or stand mixer
- In double boiler, melt shea butter, cocoa butter and coconut butter. (Note: Watch carefully and stir occasionally with wooden spoon to prevent sticking or burning.)
- Remove pot from heat and let mixture cool slightly (2 to 3 minutes). Transfer mixture to a blender or mixing bowl (if using stand mixer or handheld mixer).
- Add several drops of essential oil and blend or whip the mixture until smooth and fluffy.
- Transfer mixture to jar. Store in a cool, dry place. (Note: Body butter may melt at temperatures of 76 degrees F or above, so be sure to store it in a cool area as far away from heat as possible.)
Use this body butter right after showering and/or right before you go to bed to keep your skin moisturized and feeling silky smooth every day!