Palmarosa

Palmarosa - AroMed's Cymbopogon martini is organically grown and the grass is steam distilled in India. It is the gramineae botanical family, and is a top note with a lovely sweet, floral, rosy, slightly lemony aroma.

Uses-

  • Palmarosa is reputed to be a digestive stimulant and is helpful for sluggish digestion and loss of appetite
  • It has a calming yet uplifting effect on emotions and can be helpful when addressing anxiety and restlessness.
  • Palmarosas most important contribution is in skincare. It had antiseptic and hydrating qualities, can balance sebum in the skin and has skin regenerative qualities. It is a primary ingredient in our popular skin soothing salve, which has been very helpful for those dealing with eczema.

 Emotional Support - Palmarosa helps us be kind and gentle with ourselves. It encourages mildness, growth, loyalty, feelings of security and enthusiasm.

Blends well with -  bay laurel, bergamot, roman chamomile, clary sage, clove bud, frankincense, grapefruit, geranium, ginger, gingergrass, juniper berry, lemon, lemongrass, lime, mandarin, oraqnge, patchouli, petitgrain, rose, rosemary, sandalwood, vetiver, ylang ylang

Modes of Application- massage, compress, bath, salve, skin care, direct inhalation, diffuser, steam inhalation

Safety data-  Skin sensitization is possible if using old and/or oxidized oils. Essential Oils are typically used via inhalation and/or topical application while properly diluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified aromatherapy practitioner to address a specific health need, for a specified period of time. Keep away from children and pets.

Resources-

Battaglia, S. The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy, Second Edition. The International Centre of Holistic Aromatherapy, Australia, 2003.

Tisserand, R and Young, R. Essential Oil Safety, A Guide for Health Care Professionals, Second Edition, Churchill Livingston Elsevier, 2014.

Worwood, V.A. Aromatherapy for the Soul, New World Library, 1999

Please note: Information and statements provided by AroMed Aromatherapy and Lauren Andrews RN, CA, have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any health condition or disease. Information and interest only. The information is not designed for self-diagnosis. If you are concerned about a healthcare issue, see your doctor, specialist or ND. Please note that AroMed Aromatherapy accepts no liability for misuse of essential oils or other products.


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