Aromatherapy Trade Council Member...
Aromatherapy Trade Council Member
100% Pure & Natural Citronella Essential Oil
Used by Therapists, Professionals, Artisans & Home Users
10/50/100ml Amber Glass Bottle, Tamper Evident Lid & Dropper
500ml/1L Aluminium Bottle, Screw Lid
Botanical Name/Expiry Date on Label
Batch Code for full Tracability, SDS & CoA
Use in Massage Blends,Diffusers,Candle,Soap & Cosmetic Making
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Citronella Essential Oil (Cymbopogon Nardus)Our Citronella Essential Oil is extracted from a hardy grass, native to Sri Lanka and Java. This aromatic perennial grows about 3 feet high and is a popular ingredient in wax candles, as an insect repellant, and is also widely used in perfumes, soaps, skin lotions and deodorants. Scent: Sweet, CitrusPlant Part: GrassExtraction Method: Steam DistilledCountry of Origin: JavaColour: YellowFragrance Note: Middle to Top Family: PoaceaeChemical Composition: Geraniol, Citronellol, citronellal, limonene, camphene Properties: Refreshing, Uplifting, Stimulating, ClearingBlends well with: bergamot, geranium, lemon, orange, lavender and pine Key Benefits & Uses:Limited use in aromatherapy - its main use is as a natural and pleasant smelling insect repellent.Vaporise as a natural deodoriser, particularly effective in combination with bergamot and useful against the smell of smoke, cooking smells, pet smells etc Insect and Parasite RepellentParticularly useful for flying insects - mosquitoes, moths, gnats, and midgesAlso effective against ants, fleas and head liceUse on your body diluted in a base oil or your normal body lotion or sunscreenAdd a few drops to your washing machine to give all your clothes a citronella fragrance and protectionPut a few drops on a cotton ball and place in your linen drawerAdd a few drops of citronella to a burning candle to infuse the oil into the air around youUse in an oil burner, lamp ring or radiator fragrancerAdd to a spray for use on horses and people Cat DeterrentCats dislike the smell of citronella and avoid spending time in places they can detect it but it will not do them any harm to be around it or upset the animalStop furniture scratching - a few dabs in appropriate placesStop digging and defecating on gardens - add a few drops to a used teabag and place around the garden. Replace every few days or after heavy rain - completely biodegradable Baths: blend 5-8 drops in a teaspoon of carrier oil and add to bath