Lemongrass is an herb that belongs to the grass family of Poaceae. It is well known and used for its distinct lemon flavor and citrusy aroma. In addition to its culinary usage, lemongrass boasts a wide array of medicinal benefits and is in huge demand due to its antibacterial, anti-fungal and antimicrobial properties across Southeast Asia, as well as in Africa and America.
- Anti-fungal and antimicrobial qualities
- High in antioxidants
- Helps with cleansing and flushing harmful toxic wastes out of the body
- Aids in lowering levels of uric acid
- Extensively used in aromatherapy, due to its therapeutic effects, which helps in revitalizing and refreshing the body