Citronella Essential Oil
Distilled oil of Cymbopogon nardus from Sri Lanka. Citronella is a traditional remedy against mosquitos - vaporise or use in a massage blend.
Common Name: Citronella Essential Oil
INCI Name: Cymbopogon nardus
Origin: Sri Lanka
Description: Distilled Essential oil of Cymbopogon nardus from Sri Lanka yielding a Yellow coloured Essential Oil with a slightly sour lemon odour.
Suggestions for Use: Citronella Oil is a traditional remedy against mosquitos as it masks the scents that attract them, i.e. carbon dioxide and lactic acid in Humans. Vaporise or use in a massage blend with fractionated Coconut Oil.The main constituents in Citronella Geraniol, Citronellal, Citronellol are used in Perfumery and Cosmetic products.