Citronella

citronella

Citronella blends well with Bergamot, cedarwood, citrus oils, geranium, pine, sandalwood.

Contra-indication: May irritate the skin. Avoid while pregnant.

It comes in either 5ml or 15ml

S$6.50/5ml

S$14.80/15ml

 

Citronella (Cymbopogon winterianus)
Country : Indonesia
Method : Steam distillation
Scent : Rich, fresh, sweet, lemony aroma ; (top note)
Properties/Uses:

  • antiseptic
  • fight infections in wounds,
  • anti-infection in the urinary tracts, urethra, prostate and kidneys
  • Antidepressant
  • antibacterial
  • antispasmodic
  • insect-repellent
  • Febrifuge
  • Fungicida
  • Stomachic
  • Diuretic
  • Diaphoretic
  • Vermifuge
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If you are pregnant, kindly consult your doctor before using. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.

For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.

This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.