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Citronella Java Essential Oil


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Description

Citronella Java oil is a member of the Poaceae family. This oil has a fresh, woody-sweet fragrance and is classed as a top note. Citronella blends well with camphoraceous, citrus, herby, floral, minty, spicy and woodsy oils.

Citronella is antiseptic, antispasmodic and is widely known to be an insecticide. It is most commonly used in today's world as an insect repellent.
Essential oils can be applied topically once diluted with a carrier oil. They are widely used in cosmetic goods and handmade crafts.

Details

Botanical Name Cymbopogon winterianus
Origin China, Indonesia
Family Poaceae
Plant Part Gum
Extraction Steam Distillation
Note Top
Colour Yellow-brown.
Consistency Thin
Scent Well-rounded lemon citrus scent, though it is much softer than actual Lemon. It also has subtle wood tones.
Blends With Camphoraceous, citrus, floral, herby, minty, spicy and woodsy oils.
Group Citrus

Cautions

Never use pure oils on the skin without diluting, never use internally, keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues which could cause a problem. Seek help if you have any doubts.

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