Lemongrass Extract


Fragrance Synthetic and Natural

No known benefits

Lemongrass Extract description

Extract that can have beneficial properties, but it also may be a skin sensitizer. Lemongrass also goes by the name cymbopogon.

Lemongrass Extract references

  • Journal of Applied Microbiology, 2000, volume 88, pages 308-316

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Ingredient ratings


Proven and supported by independent studies. Outstanding active ingredient for most skin types or concerns.


Necessary to improve a formula's texture, stability, or penetration.


Generally non-irritating but may have aesthetic, stability, or other issues that limit its usefulness.


There is a likelihood of irritation. Risk increases when combined with other problematic ingredients.


May cause irritation, inflammation, dryness, etc. May offer benefit in some capability but overall, proven to do more harm than good.


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Not Rated