Citronella organic essential oil (Cymbopogon winterianus) 10 ml

R 42.00

IDENTIFICATION

INCI name : Cymbopogon Winterianus (Citronella) Herb Oil 

CAS number : 91771-61-8

SKU code : EO-CIT-0010

EXTRACTION METHOD : Steamed Distillation

PARTS USED Leaves

ORIGIN : India

COMMON NAMES Citronella Java

APPEARANCE : Pale yellow to dark yellow colored liquid

ODOUR NOTE : Sweet, fresh, lemony, grassy-green aroma

QUALITY : 100 % pure and natural whole organic essential oil.

STORAGE CONDITION ; Store in a cool dark place

INSTRUCTIONS OF USE

 

 

DO NOT USE DURING THE FIRST 3 MONTHS OF PREGNANCY

 

Massages & body care

 

  • Body massage  use 1 to 6 drops essential oil for 10 ml carrier oil (0.5 to 2 % concentration) +++
  • Body care use 2 to 6 drops essential oil for 10 ml carrier or base (1 to 2 % concentration) +++
  • Haircare: Up to 3 drops into carrier oil, conditioner +++

 

Diffusion

 

  • Ultrasonic Diffusers for air purification, use 10 mn 3 times a day. +++
  • Spray Add 5 drops of essential oil for 10 ml of vegetable glycerine and add water +++

 

Others 

 

  • Homecare: a few drops applied to the back of a shirt collar, pyjama or on a pillow. To keep away unwanted bugs

 

 

 

For more detailed information, please go check this LINK TO Instructions of use essential oils page

 

 

 

DO NOT USE UNDILUTED and seek medical and specialist advise when in doubt

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PROPERTIES

Reported benefits & properties:

 

  • Insect repellent(preventive)
  • Insect bites (soothing and calming)
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Air sanitizing, and antiseptic
  • Fungicide

 

Traditionally used:

 

  • To calm insect bites and skins irritations
  • For preparing joint comfort massage oils in Arthritis, tendinitis, and rheumatism conditions
  • To clean the air thanks to its purifying effects

TRADITIONALLY USED FOR

Traditionally used:

 

  • To calm insect bites and skins irritations
  • For preparing joint comfort massage oils in Arthritis, tendinitis, and rheumatism conditions
  • To clean the air thanks to its purifying effects

BLEND WELL WITH

For air sanitation: Geranium (spray or diffuser)

To soothe insect’s bites: Lavender, Peppermint, spearmint (in Carrier oil or base cream, butter)

For a joints soothing massage oil: Eucalyptus Citriodora, Wintergreen, Juniper berry

As insect’s repellent (spray or diffuser): Palmarosa

CAUTION

Do not use during the first 3 months of pregnancy / breastfeeding 

Keep out of reach of children and pets.

As a general rule, always perform a skin patch test before using your essential oils for the first time.

 

DO NOT USE UNDILUTED and seek medical and specialist advise when in doubt