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Lemon Grass Spray Oil (100 ml)
Lemongrass oil is extracted from wild lemon grass (Cymbopogon flexuosus) that grows abundantly in the pine forests of Mongar and Tashigang District. This reddish-yellow in color oil has a strong lemon odour and it is mainly used in perfume, soap and cosmetics industries. The oil is also used for aromatherapy to relieve muscle and joint pain. The compounds that make up lemongrass essential oil are known to have anti-fungal, insecticidal, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory properties and widely used in pharmaceutical preparations.The production of lemon grass oil was first introduced by a private firm in 1990s to the people of these Districts and continues to be one main source of income for the people living in the area.