Citronella Essential Oil
Hailing from the Asian seaboard, citronella essential oil is the extract of citronella grass, of the Ceylon and java varieties. After distillation from the grass, the oil has a slight yellow tint and rich citrus aroma. Its natural cleansing properties allow it to eliminate dirt and gunk from the skin, cleaning deep pores on the skin and face.
Benefits of Citronella Essential Oil:
- The light citrus aroma makes skin smell and feels amazing
- Light and clean feeling on the skin
INCI Name: Cymbopogon nardus (Citronella) Oil
Recommended use level: 0.5 - 3 %
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon winterianus
Other Names: Citronella Essential Oil
Plant Part: Leaves
Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
Country of Origin: Indonesia (Java)
Safety: Not to be Taken. Possible skin sensitivity - dilute prior to topical application. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid during pregnancy and whilst breastfeeding.
Blends with the following essential oils:
- Ylang Ylang