CITRONELLA

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CITRONELLA

 

(Cymbopogon winterianus) is best known for its ability to repel pests.  This lemony essential oil is an all natural way to repel pesky mosquitoes.  Apply a diluted blend to your skin or clothing or use undiluted outside for a pest free zone.

5 ml (approx 110 drops) organic essential oil in amber glass apothecary dropper bottle with orifice reducer  

Price: $9.00

100% Certified Organic Essential Oil | GCMS Purity Tested | Undiluted

BOTANICAL NAME:  Cymbopogon winterianus

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:  Vietnam

METHOD OF CULTIVATION:  Organic

METHOD OF EXTRACTION: Steam distilled

PARTS USED:  Grass

NOTE CLASSIFICATION:  Top

AROMA:   fresh, sweet, lemony

BLENDS WELL WITH: Bergamot, cedarwood, lemon, geranium, orange, pine, sandalwood

TRADITIONAL USE: citronella is widely used in fragrances for its uplifting lemony aroma, it is also beneficial in repelling insects and reducing bacteria, viruses and fungus.

SUGGESTED SHELF LIFE:  4-5 years

SAFETY:  Generally considered non-toxic

USES:

Citronella makes an excellent bug repellent.  Add a few drops to your diffuser or make a topical blend to repel insects – READ MORE

Add some citronella to a fragrance free lotion for an anti-athletes foot blend.  Add 7 drops citronella, 10 drops lavender and 7 drops of tea tree to one ounce of lotion.  Apply 3-4 times per day until symptoms subside and then once daily to maintain healthy feet.

Add a drop of citronella to your dog’s collar to repel biting insects.


These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.  This information is for educational purposes only. As with all essential oils, DILUTE BEFORE USE.  Always perform a small skin patch test with properly diluted oil prior to use.  Keep away from children.