Oil Name: Lemon Verbena Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Aloysia triphylla
Lemon verbena essential oil has a lemony, sweet smell. Its colour ranges from pale olive to yellow.
A native of Chile, lemon verbena oil is extracted from the freshly harvested leaves through the process of steam distillation.
Essential or Carrier Oil?
Borneol, geraniol, linalool, nerol, citral, dipentene, limonene and myrcene
Antiseptic, Anti-spasmodic, Aphrodisiac, Digestive, Febrifuge, Hepatic, Insecticide, Sedative, Stomachic, Tonic
Cramps, Hangovers, Indigestion, Nervous Tension, Respiration, Stress, Tension
Photosensitivity: Avoid Sun
Detail of Warnings
It has a high citral level so it may cause sensitization.
It is phototoxic.
Compatible Combination Oils
Lavender, NeroliTags: Lemon Verbena essential oils