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Citronella Cymbopogon nardus 10ml - Organic


The fresh aroma of citronella is refreshing and uplifting.

Botanical Name: Cymbopogon nardus
Origin: Nepal 
Method of extraction: Steam distillation

Description: Citronella is a colourless to pale yellow oil with a fresh, sweet grassy and citrus aroma.  

Major constituents: A typical chemical composition of Citronella Essential Oil: Citronella oil from Java contains not less than 85% alcohols and 15% aldehydes while the oil from Sri Lanka contains 55-65% acetylizable alcohols (geraniol) and 7-15% total aldehydes (citronellal).

Indications: Citronella oil may be used for combating excessive perspiration and oily skin.  It has traditionally been used to ward off insects.

Emotions: The fresh citrus aroma of citronella is invigorating and uplifting.

Directions: Adults: Add 5 drops to oil vaporiser, 1-3 times daily. Children: Half the adult dose.

Safety: Citronella oil is non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitising.  Avoid contact with eyes. 

updated Tuesday 27 November 2018

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  • Model: AEO.CIT.Org
  • Shipping Weight: 0.05kgs
  • 4 Units in Stock
  • Manufactured by: Aromaceuticals by Perfect Potion

This product was added to our catalog on Monday 13 November, 2006.