Known by its botanical name Cymbopogon martini, is steam distilled from the fresh or dried leaves, harvested before flowering. Native to India, this free flowing liquid is colorless to pale yellow with an herbaceous lemon-like fresh aroma. From the same family as lemongrass, citronella, and gingergrass.
This essential oil is highly sought after throughout the personal care and cosmetic industry for its moisturizing and rejuvenating properties. Palmarosa oil is also widely used in the aromatherapy space as its said to exhibit calming and relaxing effects.
Pure essential oils are highly concentrated and should be handled with care.