100% Pure Undiluted Citronella Essential Oil
Sri lanka citronella, Lenabatu citronella, andropogon nardus
Method of Extraction
Citronella Essential Oil (Cymbopogon nardus)
Brazil, Sri Lanka, Argentina
Strength of Initial Aroma
Similar to lemongrass, slightly fruity, fresh, sweet.
Excessive perspiration, fatigue, headache, insect repellent, oily skin
Citronellic acid, borneol, citronellol, geraniol, nerol, citral, citronellal, camphene, dipentene, limonene
Possible sensitization, avoid during pregnancy
Citronella oil’s most useful quality is that of insect repellent. It is best used in a spray, a diffuser or on a cotton ball amongst the linen. It is also useful in ridding cats and dogs of fleas.
Citronella oil plays a roll in clearing the mind and has a toning effect on the body.
It can be helpful with colds, flu and minor infections and also has deodorizing qualities.
Citronella oil’s greatest benefit lays in its use as an insecticide, its antiseptic properties in the sickroom and its clearing influence on the mind. It also is used for intestinal parasites and fever.
Blends well with