Note: It should not be used by those with sensitive skins as it can cause irritations in some individuals.
Directions for Use
Essential oils are the highly concentrated active Ingredients of plants. They should always be diluted in a base before use and should not be taken internally without professional recommendation.
- Baths: Add 5 - 10 drops of essential oil(s) to a warm run bath. If skin is sensitive, blend the essential oil in a teaspoon of carrier oil first. Close the door so the vapours don't escape. Soak for at least 10 minutes relaxing and breathing deeply. For added moisturising dilute the oils in 10ml of carrier before adding to the bath.
- Massage: add 5 - 6 drops of essential oil per 10ml of carrier oil. Mix thoroughly and apply liberally to the skin.
- Inhalations: Add 4 - 5 drops of essential oil to a bowl of steaming water. Place a towel over your head, close your eyes and lean over the bowl. Inhale the vapour for a few minutes.
- Burners and Diffusers: Fill the bowl of the burner/vaporiser with water and then add 3 - 6 drops of essential oil. Light the candle and the oil will evaporate as the water heats up. Do not let the bowl dry out.
Caring for Your Essential Oils
SOil essential oils and carrier oils are living products that are vulnerable to heat, moisture, air and light. It is best to store them in a cool, dark place with the lids well sealed. If your fridge is the only cool place around, allow the oils to reach a cool room temperature before use (around 20 degrees C).
133 out of 138 people would recommend this product09/05/2021, By MarieI love the smell, and use it in my oil burner.29/04/2021, By LarisaI use this oil to keep flies at bay. Seems to work for mosquitoes as well.09/04/2021, By MargritSubtle scent, not overpowering and works to keep mozzies our of our house (we're not partial to citronella)05/04/2021, By MargritGreat oil and sent . I use it in making cold processed soap. Good price01/04/2021, By RuthSmells lovely! Lasts long. I use it in my oil diffuser09/03/2021, By LeighIf happiness had a smell it would be this and gets rid of ringworms in 2 days amazing stuff02/03/2021, By ShanaThis is strong and long lasting in my diffuser. However there is a sharpness to this that I don't ever find with fresh lemongrass but I have experienced this with synthetic scents containing lemongrass. I suppose I am more sensitive to sharpness with lemongrass, something to be aware of if you are like me.28/02/2021, By FaariaStunning quality, and what an uplifting scent! Great at pest control too19/01/2021, By TarynLove soil product13/01/2021, By NicoleI have been using this to keep my kitchen bin smelling good, just add a few drops to a cotton ball when you put in a new liner- works really well.12/01/2021, By SereeshaI loved this scent and brand. A few drops mixed some water works best. If used as is then I suggest just 1 drop for atleast 3 hour burn.
06/01/2021, By DuanéSo far happy with the purchase!29/12/2020, By JossA must-have in your home! I burn a candle daily with this oil and it's such a soothing, clean and creative smell!27/12/2020, By ZoereenaLovely smell, I use it in my oil burners all around the home for some earthy freshness. It works great in my foot soaks as well. Pricing is good as well.17/12/2020, By MariaanIt's one of my favorite smells. My husband also uses it to get bees in hives.30/11/2020, By KarelRefreshing, nice smell, great price31/10/2020, By AriGreat product27/10/2020, By ThasmineFantastic25/10/2020, By MienBrilliant23/10/2020, By MatthewLovely scent, almost like an earthy lemon, amazing!06/10/2020, By SamLovely scent05/10/2020, By ArleneLovely uplifting smell. Use it all over the house :-)04/10/2020, By ShereleStrong fresh and invigorating smell! However I bought a whole bunch of oils together and found that these less expensive oils (lemon, sweet orange, lemongrass) were not as full as the pricier oils (Ylang Ylang, patchouli).28/09/2020, By MeganLove the smell just wish it came in a bigger bottle20/09/2020, By FlitsLovely scent of this essential oil16/09/2020, By ZheaNot measuring up to other oils that I have ordered. Not exactly the smell that it was supposed to be. Smells less pure than expected.13/09/2020, By KarenFresh uplifting smell. Will definitely buy again10/09/2020, By JessVery soothing and nostalgic scent!08/09/2020, By TJBeautiful smell.01/09/2020, By Tina BeePerfect to freshen up a room, and works really well to keep bugs and flies out.26/08/2020, By MichLifts the mood of the entire house when used in a burner. Nice and strong.26/08/2020, By JessicaThe most sooothing smell ever!25/08/2020, By NatalieI love diffusing this to neutralise any bad odors and freshen up our home.24/08/2020, By JamieEasily my favourite scent from the essential oil's that I've bought so far. I'm addicted to this scent, it's so vibrant and an excellent at helping to lift your spirits!18/08/2020, By JanHappy, Great quality,smells heavanly13/08/2020, By MorganA really beautiful product.11/08/2020, By PhumezaAwesome smell11/08/2020, By AlidaOne of my favourite essential oils08/08/2020, By MountainSuperb03/08/2020, By BannerThe diffusion oil01/08/2020, By OpeyemiSmells great and fresh!23/07/2020, By GillianLove this smell, it is my favourite22/07/2020, By PriyaThis is by far my favorite essential oil.
The smell is strong yet refreshing and lasts.
I use it as part of my hair mixture.22/07/2020, By bunnyi love how this smells,i added it in my body lotion.11/07/2020, By DonnaLovely fresh scent. I'm really enjoying all of the Soil oils that I've purchased!01/07/2020, By AnescaJust love the freshness of lemongrass. I use it in my oil burner and air diffusor. Good quality essential oil. Give it a try!30/06/2020, By JoThis has a strong but energising and refreshing scent. Definitely one I will keep in stock!27/06/2020, By RoxieThis has a very strong and distinctive smell. I love using it while doing yoga, it creates an awesome atmosphere!21/06/2020, By MimiVery unique sweet lemony smell31/05/2020, By TalentAwesome oil25/05/2020, By StormLoving my Soil essential oils, this just arrived today and its great!23/05/2020, By JennaReally fresh smelling22/05/2020, By First bornJust smell this16/05/2020, By AmberMy favourite essential oil for the bath - just a few drops and I'm in bliss!13/05/2020, By Clairelove12/05/2020, By SavStClaireSoil has such good quality essential oils. Smells amazing.10/05/2020, By KezStrong and refreshing smell, very earthy rather than lemony, but a great pick me up scent.10/05/2020, By RealThe best05/05/2020, By RahulAMAZING PRODUCT19/04/2020, By MiancaLemon grass is so good! if you care for bees and want to attract them to your garden flowers/veggies, use lemon grass06/04/2020, By FaithCan never go wrong with lemon grass06/04/2020, By WendyI love fresh smell. The smell is beautiful. Keeps the house fresh and clean smelling. Lemon smells are always attractive.01/04/2020, By JarelWOW29/03/2020, By GreenAmazing12/03/2020, By NokhanyoSmells really good.04/03/2020, By SarahLovely product24/02/2020, By NikkiIt's a good product. The aroma is stronger than I expected for lemongrass.13/02/2020, By NEYI love the smell and its suppose to also assist in helping sinus issues29/01/2020, By KayeSuch a fresh scent for a diffuser - love it!28/12/2019, By HelperWell done21/11/2019, By ZonelleI add this to my essential oil burner to keep mosquitoes away, better and any doom nonsense!11/11/2019, By BrendaUse it as a natural anti-bacterial in my home made body care products.
Love the smell07/11/2019, By ChevonneMy favourite oil.04/11/2019, By LesleyLove the smell30/10/2019, By FrankThis is oil is simply amazing. It has a fresh lemon fragrance that has a soothing effect.25/10/2019, By ChelleThis is a lovely concentrated oil. Love it !! Leaves my home with a beautiful, soft, clean, fresh aroma.23/10/2019, By RianaBought this quite some time ago. Fresh and potent! But I made the mistake of inhaling this fresh aroma straight from the bottle, taking a deep breath. It was too strong, and I experienced a burning feeling in my nasal passages. Immediately rinsed with water, fearing that I've injured my mucous membranes. After a while the discomfort slowly started to diminish, and all seemed well. Now I still inhale it occasionally, but do it slowly, so it's not so concentrated. In a diffuser it works well.25/09/2019, By CarmenLove using this essential oil in a burner. The room gets filled with such a pleasant scent that's very uplifting. A little goes a long way as Soil essential oils are potent.28/08/2019, By SamI use this in the diffuser and it makes the whole house smell clean and fresh.26/08/2019, By NatalieVery uplifting scent. You only need very little so the bottle lasts a very long time.16/08/2019, By GerdaEk maak my eie lugverfrisser met hierdie olie. Dit ruik baie lekker.23/07/2019, By KirstenVery potent smell, particularly sweet and strong smelling in the diffuser.12/07/2019, By CarlaLove the fresh smell. Nice to clean with09/07/2019, By AmoriA little goes a long way. I add it to my Castile soap for fragrance.05/07/2019, By TinaNot a fan of the smell. Not a fault of anyone but me, I thought it would smell more like lemon than grass. To be honest it smelled like Thai food. This is a mistake I made and did not think through. It would be great in household cleaning products NOT recommended to use on your body in creams and balms.03/07/2019, By JennaUse this for everything. Added to candles, bedding, cleaning products. Nice refreshing scent06/06/2019, By KKUsed this in combination with tea tree oil to fend off ants and insects in my home. Worked very well and safe for my puppies as well.30/05/2019, By StaceAmazing! One of my favorites for EVERYTHING. Love to burn this oil over some himilaayan rock salt in my oil burner, such a happy smell!27/05/2019, By Alisonuse it in the bath to help muscles. great smell.27/05/2019, By TammiFantastic quality. Good clean smell, highly concentrated and lasts a long time.16/05/2019, By JimmiMy fav smell15/05/2019, By Nalini KOne of the best essential oils on the market. I use it in a ceramic burner because of its amazing fragrance. I also add a few drops to a heavenly body scrub made with sugar and extra virgin olive oil.06/05/2019, By CatherineWe buy this product regular and add a dash when mopping the floors at home - smells amazing!17/04/2019, By CarolineThis oil is perfect for keeping the bugs.22/03/2019, By CatherineSmells wonderful!16/03/2019, By JacquiLovely product of the highest quality! Fresh and relaxing smell. I added 12 drops of this essential oil to a bit of coconut oil and rubbed it on my chest - great as a decongestant and also to relieve stress and anxiety. Excellent product and great price.04/02/2019, By JenLovely Fresh smell26/01/2019, By NicoletteI’ve been using essential oils for a while now. It’s pure, has a gorgeous scent and is calming on the nervous system. Have been going as natural as possible in all areas of my life. There’s no going back!23/01/2019, By MarzanneCalming, keeps the mozzies away ;) I also make a spray with water, vodka and lemongrass to spray on linen - both for smell and to keep pests away. 10/1009/01/2019, By TaniaThis helped so much over the festive season by keeping flies at bay while cooking08/01/2019, By LauraWorks well, lovely scent. Easy to get a few drops out. I use it in a burner03/12/2018, By AshlynGreat product. Beautiful scent19/11/2018, By ChloéRefreshing and very strong smell11/11/2018, By ElizabethI use it with other essential oils in an insect repellent. Works well.06/10/2018, By raganiIts inexpensive and works wonders02/10/2018, By ElmonixIt smells great.12/09/2018, By RikusCombined it with coconut oil- apart from its wonderful smell it works great as an insect repellent03/09/2018, By Freak of NatureFirst time buying lemongrass essential oil. I combined a few drops of this with lemon essential oil (using coconut oil as a base). Produced a lovely fresh-smelling cream that does not irritate my skin and it repels mozzies.02/08/2018, By NicoletteAwesome product. Long lasting. Fragrant. Uplifts mood. I love this product. Everything about it is great! A must have in my home.22/06/2018, By IlseFresh and uplifting oil, great insect repellent.01/06/2018, By Varshaawesome air freshener - a few drops on some tissue paper in the cupboard makes it all smell good! very nice concentrated scent as well06/05/2018, By KayWorks great as insect repellent!05/05/2018, By REDWorks wonders as an insect repellent!23/04/2018, By MarleseBought the lemongrass and lemon together. This one is my favourite. Reminds me of Thailand!26/02/2018, By Varshaawesome to add some drops onto dishtowels in the kitchen for a nice fresh smell. also in the bath :) helps keep spiders and mozzies away too14/02/2018, By NatashaOne of my favourite oils. I use it often in my burner, bath and in my massage oils14/01/2018, By kira91Using it to ward off mosquitos at night. Just mix with another a carrier oil and slap it onto your bod. Sleeping better at night. Also a cheaper option than most repellents you'll find on the market.16/12/2017, By CorJust love the uplifting benefits it has on you mind body soul it’s really a amazing product and I surely would recommend using more of the amazing products by Soil! And it’s organic13/12/2017, By LyndaDefinitely chases away those pesky little zoomers.13/10/2017, By LisaThis oil has a very strong smell. A little goes a long way. Love it.24/09/2017, By RyderThe best smell15/09/2017, By GerdaEk maak die wonderlikste lugverfrisser met hierdie olie. Lieflike geur. Neem 'n spuitbottel van jou keuse. Vul 1/3 met rubbing alcohol. Voeg druppels van die olie by volgense jou keuse. Skud goed en laat staan vir so tien minute. Vul houer verder met gesuiwerde water en skud weer goed. Skud voor elke gebruik.14/09/2017, By BecksLove the smell- it is so fresh and uplifting. I cannot wait to use this in my Oil Burner.11/09/2017, By CharLovely fragrant smell. Awesome product.05/09/2017, By TanyaMy absolute favourite essential oil to diffuse in our home! Fresh, zesty and lively! Whenever I'm feeling lethargic and tired, I burn this essential oil, and it definitely livens me up!
I also mix a few drops with water in a spay bottle, and use it as an air freshener, a million times better than anything I have ever used before! So much better than those toxic air fresheners you buy in store.
I'm never without a bottle!!!01/09/2017, By MimiI add this to my unscented shower gel and it take it to another level!31/08/2017, By AnelLOVE this scent!!! Reminds me of Thailand! :)24/07/2017, By ZaahedaMaking my own air freshener using this oil and adding lavender by far out beats any chemical spray.03/07/2017, By GwenGreat to use in homemade deodorants. Smell is so pleasant.30/05/2017, By JanineGreat fresh scent and love this in masks and deodorants.05/02/2017, By VianaI mix it with coconut oil and also add a few drops of peppermint essential oil and use it on my throat (thyroid) and I also massage my feet with it. It also seems to keep mozzies away.
Smells great (MUCH better than citronella if you want to use it as an insect repellent.)26/01/2016, By ashleighThe smell is powerful and really uplifting.18/11/2015, By AngelineLove using this in my washing in the rinse cycle02/11/2015, By ChantalThis is a wonderful versatile oil to have in any home. I mix it with rosemary and diffuse to keep mozzies away. Also safe to mix with a carrier oil or lotion to use as an insect repellent, none of the nasies that commercially bought products has!10/06/2015, By TammyHas a fresh smell, I mix a few drops in normal body cream and use it as a mosquito repellent. Works like a dream.29/01/2015, By BeulahA very useful oil to have on hand08/10/2014, By Melanie-annHas a lovely uplifting scent. I use it in cleaning, air freshening and as a final rinse when we bath our dogs. It leaves them smelling absolutely wonderful!27/08/2014, By RoleneSmells divine
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