Citronella has a fresh grassy, lemony scent and is commonly used to ward off insects. It also has a very calming and uplifting effect on the nervous system and can help ease headaches. Citronella acts as a general tonic for the body, helping to relax the body and combat fatigue. It is often used in skin care products to impart a fresh scent.
Oil Name: Citronella
Latin Name: Cymbopogon nardus
Country of Origin: China
Plant Part: Grass
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Blends With: Cedarwood, Geranium, Lavender, Peppermint, Pine Needle, Citruses.
Safety Precautions: FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY. Keep out of the reach of children and away from the eyes. Highly concentrated. Always dilute before use. Avoid if pregnant. May cause dermatitis in those with sensitive skin.