Lemongrass is known to have a calming effect on the body and to help limit bacterial or microbial growth on the skin. Lemongrass is used in skin care products to treat skin infections, bacterial infections, minimize pores, eliminate oil production, curb perspiration, and to firm skin.
Lemongrass's Benefits for Skin
Lemongrass is native to India and Sri Lanka. It’s frequently used for treating digestive issues such as stomachaches, digestive tract spasms, abdominal pain, cramps, and nausea. Commonly it’s also used for treating sore joints, pain, high blood pressure, reduce fever, cough, and colds. Cosmetic and skin care companies use lemongrass in fragrances, aromatherapies, and deodorants.