Citronella Essential Oil Cymbopogon winterianus
Oil origin : Grass
Extraction : Steam distilled
Aroma : sweet, grassy, lemony
Odor strength: Medium
Evaporation : Medium note
Origin : Indonesia
Citronella essential oil is steam distilled from a fragrant grass similar to lemongrass, but with a sweeter scent. It is commonly used in soap manufacturing, perfumery, and as an insect repellent. Studies have shown citronella oil to be strongly antifungal and antibacterial and has even demonstrated the ability to calm barking dogs.
Citronella essential oil is an excellent addition to cosmetic applications, personal care formulations, soaps, perfumery, insect repellent, and aromatherapy.
HBNO is pleased to offer citronella essential oil in bulk and wholesale quantities. We can supply any amount of oil to anywhere in the world.
For external use only. To not use full strength topically - consult a professional reference for correct dilution ratios prior to application. Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Keep away from eye area. Keep out of reach of children.
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