Citral Essential Oil

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Citral Essential Oil

Botanical Name: Cymbopogon citratus
Plant Part: Root and Stems
Extraction Method: Steam
Origin: China

: Citral is derived from the Cymbopogon citratus which is a fast growing, tall, aromatic perennial grass that grows up to 1.5 metres in height. Errors are often made in comparing Citral with Lemongrass. Though they are similar, Lemongrass essential oil is derived from the Cymbopogon flexuosus.

Colour: Light yellow

Consistency: Light

Note: Middle

Strength of Aroma: Strong, lemony and herbaceous

Aromatic Scent: Citral has been used in treatments of Acne, athlete's foot, excessive perspiration, flatulence, insect repellent, muscle aches, oily skin, scabies, and stress.

History: Traditional Indian medicine has used Citral Essential Oil to treat infectious illness and fever.
Cautions: Avoid in glaucoma and with children. Use caution in prostatic hyperplasia and with skin hypersensitivity or damaged skin.
Important Note: The information provided is for educational purposes only.

Specification Documents

Citral - Allergens.pdf
Citral - IFRA.pdf
Citral - SDS.pdf
Citral - Spec.pdf