Used in soaps, detergents, household goods and industrial perfumes and in insect repellent formulations against moths, ants, fleas, for use in the home and in the garden.
Citronella 100% Pure Therapeutic Grade Essential Oil
Name : Citronella
Method : Steam distillation
Note Classification : Top
Scent : Fresh, Lemony.
Colour : Yellowy-brown
Species : Cymbopogon nardus
Extracted From : Dried Grass.
Region : China.
Of Interest : Used in soaps, detergents, household goods and industrial perfumes and in insect repellent formulations against moths, ants, fleas, for use in the home and in the garden. Mixed with cedarwood it has been a popular remedy against mosquitos.
Aromatherapy Properties : Excessive perspiration, fatigue, flu, hair oil, headaches, insect repellant, migraine, minor infections, neuralgia, and oily skin.
Safety Data : Non toxic, non irritant, may cause dermatitis in some individuals. Avoid during pregnancy.
Essential oils are used for blending with Carrier Oils to make special blends for massaging the body.
By adding different essential oils to the base carrier oil this then during massage carries the essential oils into the body.
So when mixing essential oil from a recipe please do not add more than recommended for one massage and if the skin is dry and you need more oil just add more carrier base oil not more essential oil.
Essential oils can be used in the bath, in cream, lotion, bath oil, bath salts, bath bombs, oil burners, inhalers, hot & cold compresses, perfume, soap & candle-making.
Always keep your oils out of the reach of children, in a safe cool dark place and keep as you would any medicines.