Cymbopogon Martini (Palmarosa) Oil, Cymbopogon Martini (Palmarosa)
Pink Palm, also called ginger grass comes from the family of the sweet grasses and native to Indonesia, North Africa and the East Indies. It works in general skin conditioning and regenerate the cells and also has antiseptic, antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties and regulates the function of the sebaceous glands. Therefore, it is ideal for skin care products for acne, but also for anti-aging skin care because it counteracts wrinkling.
In aromatherapy, Palmrosa is harmonizing and mood enhancing and helps with depression, nervous exhaustion, insomnia and tension.
see. Markus Schirner 2002 "aroma oils" Schirner Verlag, Darmstadt, 4th edition 2011