Citronella Essential Oil (Cymbopogon winterianus) is part of the Poaceae or Gramineae family. It is also known as Citronella Grass. Citronella Essential Oil has a lemony-fresh, medium‐strength sweet aroma that presents a top‐middle fragrance note. Citronella makes a pretty good Mosquito repellent when combined with other Essential oils.
How to use:
Thanks to its diverse range of uses, this essential oil can play a vital role in your daily regimen. This excellent essential oil is well-known as an insect or bug repellent and may be used topically to deter insects or diffused in the air. Make Citronella Essential Oil into an insect repellent spray or blend to your DIY household cleaners and have it handy to ensure your home is safe, clean and fresh.
Citronella Essential Oil also works well in skin care regimens, especially for those with oily skin types. It blends well with Cedarwood, Eucalyptus, Geranium, Lavender, Lemongrass, and Sandalwood.
Safety Tip: Possible dermal irritant. Make sure to dilute for topical application.