A heavy, lemony, green and spicy aroma. Add a few drops to your 'terp' oil for a custom scented henna paste.
NAME: May Chang, Litsea Cubeba
SPECIES: Litsea Cubeba
SAFETY DATA: May cause skin irritation. Tisserand and Young caution that a drug interaction may occur if using drugs metabolized by CYP2B6 and that there is a risk of teratogenicity. They precaution against topical use in children and infants under age 2 and for those with hypersensitive/diseased/damaged skin. They recommend a dermal maximum of 0.8%. As with all essential oils, never use undiluted, in eyes or on mucous membranes, do not ingest.
METHOD: Steam Distilled
AROMA: sharp and has a complex lemony aroma. Heavy, sweet citrus.
BLENDS WELL WITH: Basil, bay, black pepper, cardamom, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, coriander, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, ginger, juniper, marjoram, orange, palmarosa, patchouli, petitgrain, rosemary, sandalwood, tea tree, thyme, vetiver, ylang ylang
Scent your own custom essential oil blend by adding a few drops of Lemongrass Essential to your main 'terp' (Cajeput, Tea Tree, Niaouli, Lavender) essential oil.