Citronella Essential Oil

  • Name: Citronella
  • Botanical name: Andropogon nardus de Jong
  • Part: Grass 
  • Country: Indonesia
  • Method of Processing: Steam distilled

 Citronella...Known mainly as an insect repellent but it also works well in hair conditioners for oily hair and products for oily skin. A top note of medium aroma, Citronella has a well-rounded lemony scent, though it is much softer and has subtle wood tones.

Blends well with: Bergamot, Orange, Cedar wood, Geranium, Lemon, Lavender, Fir and Peppermint.

Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals, and should be avoided by those allergic to ragweed; a skin test is recommended prior to use, and contact with eyes should be avoided.