PALMAROSA ESSENTIAL OIL
Sceintific name: Cymbopogon martini
Family Name: Poaceae, grass
BEST FOR DRY AND MATURE SKIN
Palmarosa: Lemony-herbaceous, cooling and moisturizing, palmarosa regulates skin moisture and sebum secretion and is therefore indicated for both dry and oily skin. As a cell regenerator, palmarosa essential oil is useful against wrinkles and diminishes scar tissue in wounds.
This herb is native to India and Pakistan and has been used since antiquity. Palmarosa oil is antiseptic, moisturizes the skin, helps to stimulate cell regeneration and is valuable in use for acne, athlete's foot, chapped skin, dehydration, dry skin, dermatitis, wrinkles, minor skin infections, scarring and sore feet. Oil of palmarosa is described as a sweet, rosy floral top-middle-base note with grasslike and honey undertones. The emotional benefits of this soothing, calming oil include ease of: anger as well as emotional and mental fatigue.