Citronella Leaf Essential Oil

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5060233383436X
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Citronella is obtained from the leaves and stems of different Cymbopogon (Lemongrass). A lemony, intense oil associated with cleansing and Spa Resorts

Citronella Essential Oil

A slightly sweet and lemony, very top note based essential oil

Characteristics

The exotic rust coloured tree is a tropical evergreen with a fragrant bark and oval shaped leaves with white flowers and blue and white berries. Naturally it will grow to about 30ft but for cultivation, it is kept to about 6ft.

Oils to Blend with

Cinnamon blends well with frankincense, myrrh, orange, mandarin, benzoin, Clove, Coriander, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lavender, Orange, Pine, Rosemary and Thyme.

Latin Name

Cymbopogon nardus

Plant Family

Graminae

Extraction Method

The oil is steam distilled from the dried grass. Steam distillation of Cymbopogon (lemongrass), the fresh grass uses large amounts of energy and yields a lower quality oil, so dried grass is the preferred method.

Country of Origin

China

Chemical Constituents

Citronellic (Acid), Borneol, Citronellol, Geraniol, Nerol (Alcohol), Citral, Citronallal (Aldehydes), Camphene, Dipentene, Limonene (Terpenes).

Citronella Leaf Essential OilPrecautions

As with all essential oils avoid during pregnancy.

Blends Well With:
Bergamot, Cedarwood, Geranium, Lemon, Orange, Lavender, Pine
Contraindications:
Avoid During Pregnancy, Avoid if you have Sensitive Skin, Use in Small Amounts
Country of Origin:
China
Latin Name:
Cymbopogon nardus
Traditional Physical Properties:
Perspiration control, Controlling Oily Skin
Part of Plant Used:
Dried Grass
Purity:
100% Pure
Scent:
A slightly sweet and lemony, very top note based essential oil
Key Benefits:
Insect Repellent
Traditional Emotional Use:
Mind Clarifying
Traditional Skin Use:
Insect repellent
Size:
10ml

Ingredients

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Citronella Leaf Essential Oil MSDS

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