Biodegradation of palmarosa
oil (green oil) by Serratia marcescens.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) conducted a study to determine the antibacterial and antifungal activity of 10 essential oils (ageratum, bael, citronella, eucalyptus, geranium, lemongrass, orange, palmarosa
, patchouli, and peppermint) against 22 bacteria and 12 fungi.
Researchers have investigated other natural options for repelling biting insects, including essential oils such as catnip oil, citronella, and palmarosa
; but their effectiveness wanes within hours, and some have toxicities of their own.
Cedar, clary sage, eucalyptus, lavender, lemon, palmarosa
, and peppermint essential oils are all touted as having flea-repellent properties.
conducted contact bioassays and fumigation bioassays using clove, palmarosa
, geranium, tea tree, lavender, Manuka, bitter orange, eucalyptus, Japanese cedar, and cade oil.
Microwave assisted extraction of essential oil from the leaves of Palmarosa
: Multi-response optimization and predictive modelling.
A sophisticated floral blend harnesses the relaxing and therapeutic benefits of lavender, chamomile, palmarosa
and ho wood while geranium and ylang ylang add balance.
The Mane Choice last fall introduced the Heavenly Halo hair care collection of six items formulated with unique hydrating and frizz-calming ingredients such as yucca root, palmarosa
oil and burdock root oil.
Cymbopogon flexuosus A blend with marjoram grass and tea tree (Nees ex Stend.) essential oils forms antitick repellent spray Wats, (lemon grass) Cymbopogon martinii Palmarosa
essential oil (Turkish stapf var.
Thaker, "Antibacterial activity of essential oils from palmarosa
, evening primrose, lavender and tuberose," Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol.
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