The ABC’s of Indie Lee Beauty
(Agriculture, Botany and Composition)
This herbaceous bush, that is high in citral and citronellal, emits a fresh lemon/minty, refreshing scent and grows up to 5 feet in height. Geography: Native to South-central Europe, North Africa, the Mediterranean and Central Asia.
The history of its use dates back almost 2000 years to the ancient Greeks. It has been used for its anti-microbial and clarifying abilities and as part of lotions, oils, scrubs, soaks and ointments to sooth acne breakouts, rashes, dermatitis and even as a bug repellent and to treat bug bites.