Scientific Name of Verbena plant: Aloysia citrodora
Extraction method: Steam distilled
Part of plant used: Leaves
Aroma: Sweet, citrus, floral, lemony
Health Benefits: Used in aromatherapy Reduce anxiety Enhance immunity
It is blended with sandalwood, neroli, rose otto, lavender, patchouli and bergamot.
Traditional uses: It is useful for lowering stress, treating depression. It calms respiratory tracts and nervousness. It is a cure for insomnia as well. It provides relief from tiredness and apathy. It promotes the concentration of brain. It is used to smoothen, tighten and rejuvenate skin.
Precautions: Perform a patch test before use. Consult a doctor by breastfeeding, pregnant and chronic patients for use. Do not use it undiluted. It should not be used internally.