Citronella Java Essential Oil

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Citronella Java Essential Oil

Citronella oil is extracted from a resilient grass (Cymbopogon winterianus) native to Sri Lanka and Java. It is a very aromatic perennial that grows approximately 1 meter (3 feet) in height.


Botanical Name: Cymbopogon Winterianus
Origin: China, Indonesia
Family: Poaceae
Plant Part: Gum
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Note: Top
Colour: Yellow-brown.
Consistency: Thin
Aromatic Scent: Well-rounded lemon citrus scent, though it is much softer than actual Lemon. It also has subtle wood tones.
Aromatic Strength: Medium
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Bitter Orange, Cedarwood, Geranium, Lemon, Orange, Lavender and Pine.
History: Citronella Java essential oil was one of the world’s dominant insect repellents before the introduction of DDT. Recent history has indicated that Citronella is once again becoming the product of choice for health-conscious customers.


Cautions: Citronella may irritate sensitive skin.
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.
*The information provided is for educational purposes only*

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