Lemongrass Oil

As a leading essential oil supplier, Sustainable Botanical International (SBI) offers the highest quality Lemongrass Essential Oil, which is used in various applications, from aromatherapy to cosmetics and beyond. Whether you’re an essential oil enthusiast, aromatherapy practitioner, or a manufacturer seeking high-quality bulk supplies, SBI can help you. Committed to sustainability and fair-trade practices, SBI provides Lemongrass Oil in bulk quantities with direct to market traceability.

What Makes SBI’s Lemongrass Oil Superior

  • 100% pure and natural
  • GMO-free, gluten-free, and dairy-free
  • No synthetic chemicals or additives
  • Strong, fresh lemony scent

Bulk Lemongrass Oil at Wholesale Pricing

Lemongrass Oil has various uses. They are added in cosmetics, toiletries, food items, and so on. Being one of the most popular ingredients in commercial manufacturing industries, there is always high demand for this oil. Sustainable Botanicals encourages clients to buy Lemongrass Oil in bulk and save on their purchases. As a wholesale Lemongrass Oil supplier, SBI ensures convenient bulk ordering options to cater to your specific needs. Whether you require Lemongrass Oil for personal use or experiment a new fragrance combination as an ingredient for your cosmetic or aromatherapy formulation, SBI can provide them in desired quantities. Contact our team today to learn more about bulk Lemongrass Oil at wholesale pricing.

What is Lemongrass Oil?

Lemongrass (Cymbopogon) is an herbaceous perennial plant that belongs to the grass family, Poaceae. This plant grows up to two meters tall with dense foliage and magenta-tinted stems. Lemongrass Oil is extracted from the lemongrass plant and is native to Asia, where it’s widely used in cuisine. Not only does this oil have a fresh, citrusy aroma, but there are also reportedly many health benefits associated with its use. It is widely used to reducing inflammation, relieving pain and boosting energy levels.

Extraction Process of Lemongrass Oil

Lemongrass Oil can be extracted from the lemongrass plant through various processes like cold pressing, solvent extraction, and steam distillation process. In this method, lemongrass leaves are kept in a big boiler and boiled with hot water. The resultant vapor rises into a condensation chamber. The oil is then collected, condensed, and utilized for various purposes. This extraction process helps produce high-quality oil in bulk quantities. It is also a relatively simple and inexpensive process, making it the most popular method of extraction today.

Benefits of Lemongrass Oil

Lemongrass Oil is a well-known essential oil that offers a plethora of health benefits. It’s been used to promote mental clarity, reduce stress, increase energy levels, and combat inflammation. People often use it for improving general wellbeing by boosting the immune system and supporting good circulation. Additionally, it can be helpful for managing anxiety and promoting restful sleep. Needless to say, Lemongrass Oil has become a popular choice for physical and mental health support. The oil is:

  • Antiseptic: Lemongrass Oil is an effective alternative to the chemical-based cleaning products available on the market. Scientific studies have found that Lemongrass Oil has antiseptic properties and can be used as a natural remedy for cuts, wounds, and other skin ailments.
  • Antifungal: This essential oil has also shown to have antifungal properties. This makes it an effective treatment for athlete’s foot, jock itch and many other fungal infections.
  • Anti-inflammatory: The oil has long been used in traditional medicine for its anti-inflammatory properties. It can help to reduce inflammation in the body, making it a popular natural remedy for arthritis and inflammatory bowel disease.
  • Antimicrobial: Lemongrass essential oil is known for its antimicrobial properties, which means it can help kill and prevent the growth of bacteria, and fungi. The oil is widely used in several cleaning products and have been shown to be effective against a variety of bacteria, including Escherichia coli and Staphylococcus aureus.

Chemical Components of Lemongrass Oil

Lemongrass essential oil has a chemical formula of C10H18O and is made of several active components such as:

  • Citral: This component lends a distinct citrus scent to the oil. It is composed of two isomers: geranial (citral A) and neral (citral B).
  • Citronellal: This compound also contributes to the lemony scent of Lemongrass Oil. However, it is present in low quantities than Citral.
  • Geraniol: The floral and rose-like notes in the lemongrass essential oil comes from terpene alcohol or geraniol.
  • Geranyl Acetate: The lemongrass essential oil also has a slightly floral and fruity note, which comes from another terpene compound geranyl acetate.
  • Limonene: It is a type of terpene, which is inherent to several citrus oils, and contributes to the fresh fragrance of Lemongrass Oil.
  • Myrcene: This terpene compound adds to the slightly spicy and herbal aroma of the lemongrass essential oil.
  • Citronellol: This compound adds to the rose-like fragrance of the Lemongrass Oil.
  • Terpinolene: This compound adds to the woody and pine-like scent and uplifts the aroma profile of Lemongrass Oil. It is a minor constituent unlike Citronellal, limonene, myrcene, and so on.

Types of Essential Oils With Which Lemongrass Oil Easily Blends With

Lemongrass Oil is soluble in organic solvents such as ether, ethanol, and chloroform. The oil is sparingly soluble in water, with a solubility of approximately 0.5 g/L at 25°C. Lemongrass Oil can be blended with several other essential oils to create a synergistic effect that enhances the properties of each oil. There are a number of essential oils that blend well with Lemongrass Oil. Some of the most popular oils to blend with Lemongrass Oil include:

Always note that when blending essential oils, it is important to start with a small amount and increase the amount gradually until you achieve the desired scent.

Applications of Lemongrass Oil

Lemongrass Oil is an essential oil that has a number of applications in aromatherapy, cosmetics and dietetics.

  • Aromatherapy: Lemongrass Oil is used in aromatherapy for its refreshing and enriching scent. It is also said to help relieve stress and headaches.
  • Cosmetics: The oil is used as a fragrance element in cosmetics and personal care products. It is also used as an emollient and is said to have astringent, toning, and antimicrobial properties.
  • Dietetics: Lemongrass essential oil is used in dietetics for its digestive and carminative properties. It also helps to relieve flatulence, colic, and indigestion.
  • Skin: The oil has a wide range of benefits for the skin. It can be used to cleanse and tone the skin, balance oily skin, and improve circulation. It is also used to treat acne, eczema, and other skin conditions.
  • Hair: The oil also highly benefits hair health. It can be added to shampoo or conditioner, or it can be used as a pre-wash treatment or can be used as an effective scalp massage oil.

Botanical Name Cymbopogon Flexuosus
CAS Number 8055-93-4
INCI Name Cymbopogon Citratus Leaf Oil
Origin Araku Valley, India
Plant Part Stem
Extraction Method Steam Distilled
Aroma Citrus
Applications Aromatherapy, Nutraceutical, Medicinal
Storage Cool, Dark and Dry Place
Certifications Organic

FAQs on Buying and Storing Lemongrass Oil in Bulk

1. What is the best way to store Lemongrass Oil?

Lemongrass Oil must be stored under appropriate conditions. It is sensitive to light, heat, and air which can cause degradation of its properties, as well as loss of potency over the time. To ensure its stability, it is recommended to store Lemongrass Oil in tightly sealed containers in a cool and dark place.

2. What is the minimum order quantity for Lemongrass Oil?

At SBI the minimum order quantity for Lemongrass Oil is 1kg.

3. Do you provide samples of Lemongrass Oil?

Samples of Lemongrass Oil are available upon request. Please contact us for more information.

4. What quantities are typically available for wholesale Lemongrass Oil?

Wholesale Lemongrass Oil refers to large quantities than consumer-sized or retail products. We can provide them in gallons, liters, or even drum-sized containers depending on your requirements.

5. How buying Lemongrass Oil wholesale can be beneficial for my start-up perfume business?

There are several benefits of buying Lemongrass Oil wholesale for any start-up or established business. Low prices per unit, the ability to meet bulk production or commercial needs, access to large quantities of oil, and potential cost savings are only a few benefits.