Palmarosa - Essential oil
Palmarosa – Essential oil
Format: 5 ml
Palmarosa is very popular in cosmetics. It is believed to have an anti-aging effect due to its antioxidant properties.1
Many studies have focused on the antibacterial properties of this oil, and one published in 2015 suggests that geraniol is responsible for the broad-spectrum antibacterial effect of palmarosa oil.2
It is highly valued for its smell is sweet and floral, reminiscent of rose and geranium a bit. Everything to please!
Recipes & Impressions - Yours
Marie-Claude P.: " Very good for the scalp. Very effective the drops of Palmarosa in my Doux bébé shampoo for the dry scalp which itches in winter "
Stéfanie L.: " Me, essential oil of palmarosa under the arms is fantastic. Especially in summer. I put it before my deodorant."
Antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, antiseptic, antiviral, astringent, healing, insecticide, neuroprotective, repellent.
Olfaction, Diffusion, Bath, Skin application.
My botanical name: Cymbopogon martinii
My family: Poaceae
My color: Pale yellow
My odor: Fresh, sweet, flowery
Synergy: Sandalwood, Lavender, Lemongrass, Sweet Orange.
Before using any product containing essential oils, please check and follow the precautions, warnings and contraindications.
Before using an essential oil, if in doubt, here is a tolerance test that allows you to check your sensitivity to essential oils. Simply place 3 drops of the essential oil mixture in the hollow of the elbow or wrist and wait a few minutes for a topical reaction, or up to 48 hours for an allergic reaction. Caution: do not use essential oils that are said to be dermocaustic or phototoxic, as they may cause burns on the skin.
Do not apply them pure on the skin or on the mucous membranes.
Avoid any contact with the eyes.
Respect the recommended doses.
Keep out of reach of children.
Note: the properties, indications and methods of use are taken from reference books or websites in aromatherapy. They are regularly found there and for many confirmed by observations in scientific environment. However, this information is given for information purposes only, and in no way constitutes medical information, nor does it engage our responsibility. For any use in a therapeutic purpose, consult a health professional.
Notice: although natural, essential oils are active products that require responsible handling. In no case will Maison Jacynthe be held responsible for the consequences of an incorrect or careless application of these products or the methods presented.
2. Pandu Sastry, Kakaraparthi K.V.N.S.Srinivas J. KoteshKumaraA. NiranjanaKumar, Dharmendra K.Rajpu, S.Anubala. Changes in the essential oil content and composition of palmarosa (Cymbopogon martini) harvested at different stages and short intervals in two different seasons. Industrial Crops and Products Volume 69, July 2015, Pages 348-354