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CITRONELLA

£4.00

10ML

SOURCE: CITRONELLA ESSENTIAL OIL IS OBTAINED FROM THE TALL AROMATIC PERENNIAL GRASS NATIVE TO SRI LANKA.

EXTRACTION METHOD: DISTILLATION.

CHARACTER: THE AROMA HAS A SWEET, POWERFUL, LEMONY SCENT. THE OIL IS A PALE YELLOWY-BROWN COLOUR.

CAUTIONAVOID DURING PREGNANCY.  MAY CAUSE DERMATITIS IN SOME INDIVIDUALS. DILUTE WELL BEFORE USE ON THE SKIN.

100 in stock

Description

Cymbopogon nardus

A powerful lemony aroma – useful as an air freshener or insect repellent (use citronella essential oil in an oil burner or vaporiser). Its deodorant and stimulating qualities are excellent for tired, sweaty feet! Toning and refreshing, it is particularly good for oily skin and added to a foot bath will promote healthy feet.

PRINCIPAL ACTIONS: INCREASES ALERTNESS, INSECT REPELLENT, NATURAL DEODORISER.

APPLICATIONS: INSECT REPELLENT ESPECIALLY EFFECTIVE WHEN BLENDED WITH VIRGINIAN CEDARWOOD OIL. AN UPLIFTING TONIC WITH REFRESHING AND DEODORISING PROPERTIES.  ALSO HELPS TO BOOST THE IMMUNE SYSTEM.

USE: INSECT REPELLENT5 DROPS IN A BURNER OR 3 DROPS ON A BALL OF COTTON WOOL OR 3 DROPS PER 5ML OF CARRIER OIL (FOR APPLICATION TO THE SKIN).

FOOTBATH: 2 DROPS ADDED TO RUNNING WATER.

BATH: 3 DROPS ADDED TO RUNNING WATER

BLENDS WELL WITH LEMONGRASS, BERGAMOT, LEMON, ORANGE, CEDARWOOD, EUCALYPTUS, GERANIUM, PINE, LAVENDER AND PEPPERMINT.

Additional information

Weight0.40 kg
Dimensions2.5 × 2.5 × 7 cm