Citronella Essential Oil
Citronella Essential Oil

Citronella Essential Oil

  • Botanical Name: Cymbopogon Nardus
  • Plant Part: Grass
  • Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
  • Country of Origin: Java
  • Color/Consistency: Pale Yellow Color And Thin Consistency
  • Aroma: Lemony, Soft, Sweet
  • Perfumery Note: Middle
$4.47 - $8.97
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Well-known as an insect repellent, Citronella Essential Oil is cultivated from a tall shrub and a part of the lemongrass family. Originally from Sri Lanka, it is now cultivated throughout Southeast Asia. Citronella Essential Oil has long been used in perfumery and also frequently features in soaps and candles. Increasingly, citronella is also finding therapeutic uses in aromatherapy thanks to its relaxing, stimulating properties.

Specific Benefits of Citronella Essential Oil as follows:

Respiratory support... Citronella Essential Oil is frequently used in candles to help open up airways, clear up congestion, and promote deep, calm breathing. 
Relaxation... Citronella Essential Oil is commonly used in aromatherapy as a calming agent for the nervous system. It is also used to relieve stress and anxiety, and encourage uplifting, positive emotions. 
Natural insect repellent... The most popular use of citronella is as a powerful and natural insect repellent, driving away pesky mosquitoes, fleas, and other undesirable insects. 

Properties: Antimicrobial, Insecticide, Antifungal, Antibacterial 

Perfumery Note: Middle 

Aroma: Lemony, Soft, Sweet 

Citronella Essential Oil 
Simply diffuse an equal number of drops of each essential oil in your diffuser. 

Insect Repellent Oil
1oz. Argan Oil 
5 drops Citronella Essential Oil 
Mix the essential oils together, then add to the Argan base. Apply the blend to the body to repel insects and mosquitos. 

Relaxing anti-anxiety diffusion
Citronella Essential Oil 
All of these oils are known to reduce anxiety and promote positive emotions. Use them in equal parts with your diffuser, or mix and match them as you like.

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