Citronella Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon winterianus Country of Origin: China, India, Indonesia Extraction Method: Steam Distilled Plant Part: Leaves Aromatic Scent: Lemony citrus type scent, though it is much softer than actual Lemon with subtle wood tones KidSafe®: Yes Pregnancy Safe: Yes Nursing Safe: Yes Pup & Pony Safe: Yes Cautions: Keep out of reach of children. If pregnant or under a doctor's care, consult your physician. External use only. Safety Data Sheet: SDS Report
More than just a crisp and fresh aroma, Citronella exhibits a multitude of benefits. Its lemony citrus scent with subtle wood tones is often used in soaps and candles. Citronella is most widely known for usage while outdoors. When camping, hiking or taking any nature trips, Citronella comes in handy in keeping those outdoor annoyances at bay. Need something to help clean surfaces around the house? Citronella is great for DIY cleaners due to its citronellol and geraniol content.
Aromatic – Diffuse using 2-3 drops per 100 mL of water. Topical – Dilute to 1-3% in a carrier.
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.
This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Bottles are filled by volume. Some bottle sizes may not be filled to the top, but do contain the volume of oil specified.