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Citronella Essential Oil (Cymbopogon Nardus)

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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, Citrus
    Plant Part: Grass
    Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
    Country of Origin: Java
    Colour:  Yellow
    Fragrance Note:  Middle to Top
     
    Family: Poaceae
    Chemical Composition:  Geraniol, Citronellol, citronellal, limonene, camphene
     
    Properties: Refreshing, Uplifting, Stimulating, Clearing
    Blends 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 Repellent
    Particularly useful for flying insects - mosquitoes, moths, gnats, and midges
    Also effective against ants, fleas and head lice
    Use on your body diluted in a base oil or your normal body lotion or sunscreen
    Add a few drops to your washing machine to give all your clothes a citronella fragrance and protection
    Put a few drops on a cotton ball and place in your linen drawer
    Add a few drops of citronella to a burning candle to infuse the oil into the air around you
    Use in an oil burner, lamp ring or radiator fragrancer
    Add to a spray for use on horses and people
     
    Cat Deterrent
    Cats 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 animal
    Stop furniture scratching - a few dabs in appropriate places
    Stop 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
    Massages: add 2-3 drops of essential oils to 1 tablespoonful of carrier oil
    Vaporisation: add 2-4 drops of essential oils to a burner, aroma stone or aroma stream
     
    Shelf Life and Preservatives:
    Our essential oils all have a shelf life in excess of 12 months.  However, as with any essential oil we recommend using it within 12 months of opening.
    Our Essential Oils:
    100% pure, therapeutic grade essential oils suitable for use by therapists.
    Suitable for making cosmetics, massage oils, soaps and candles as well as for use in the home.
    Concentrated blend ideal for use in oil burners and saunas.
    Supplied in an amber glass bottle with tamper evident cap and integrated dropper
     
    Cautions :
    Avoid using in direct sun.
     
    Essential Oils General Safety Guidelines:
    STORAGE
    Keep lids on and integral droppers in place.
    Always keep in Original Bottles.
    Keep out of the reach of Children and Pets.
    Store out of Direct Sunlight at normal room temperature.
    USE
    Not for Internal Use.
    Do not use on Skin Undiluted.
    If you have a medical condition particularly pregnancy, blood pressure problems or seizure conditions then please see medical advice before using any essential oil.
    Essential Oils are not an alternative to medical care – always seek help from a medical practitioner.  Do not stop taking any medication unless on the advice of your doctor.
    ALLERGIES AND SENSITIVITIES
    Always do a patch test before using the oil on the skin.
    If irritation occurs discontinue use.
     
     
     Disclaimer: Any information provided by Mother Natures Goodies is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.  The use of any information provided is for the sole responsibility of the user.  We advise you to consult with your doctor or health care professional prior to using Essential Oils.  

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Citronella Essential Oil (Cymbopogon Nardus)

Citronella Essential Oil (Cymbopogon Nardus)

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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