Synonyms: Motia, Rosha Grass
Cultivation: USDA and EcoCert Organic Cultivation in India
Composition: 100% Organic Palmarosa Essential Oil
Extraction: Water-steam distillation
Active Constituents: Terpene alcohols (geraniol)
Color: Pale Yellow
About: Palmarosa is a reed grass similar in appearance to lemongrass with tall grass blades. This grass is highly aromatic and is planted in gardens to repel insects. The essential oil is steam distilled from the fresh blades of the Palmarosa grass to produce an aromatic essential oil.
Common Uses: Palmarosa essential oil can be added to blends for skin care, relaxation, promoting respiratory health, and as a natural bug repellant.This oil can also be used during colds and flu season in diffusers and respiratory salves to support healthy immunity. Try it in soaps, lotions, hand sanitizers, diffusers, body oils, conditioners, bathing salts, and room spray.
Blending Recommendations: Palmarosa has a unique tropical scent with a sweet finish. While it is primarily used in blends for therapeutic applications, its unique scent can also create beautiful perfumes and colognes. Angelica Root, Basil, Black Pepper, Carrot Seed, German Chamomile, Moroccan Chamomile, German Chamomile, Coriander, Cypress, Frankincense, Geranium Rose, Ginger, Grapefruit, Juniper Berry, Lemongrass, Myrrh, Peppermint, Ravintsara, Rosemary Cineol, Rosemary Verbenone, Spearmint, Tea Tree, Thyme, Tulsi, Wintergreen, Yarrow.
Safety Information: Recommended adult dilution: 7%; 45 drops per ounce of carrier oil. Chemistry: Geraniol 81.63% Geranyl acetate 9.20% Linalol 2.13% Beta-caryophyllene 1.41% (E)-beta-ocimene 1.32% Palamarosa essential oil contains 79 constituents primarily terpene alcohols (geraniol). Shelf Life: 5 years in proper storage Storage: Store with the cap firmly closed, standing upright, out of direct heat and sunlight. Notes: Non-GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.
*Information given is the historical use of medicinal herbs. This information is for educational purposes only, not FDA approved. We do not intend to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease. Please use all essential oils under the advice and council of your local herbalist, aromatherapist, midwife, spiritual advisor, and/or doctor.