Essential Oils

Citronella Essential Oil (Cymbopogon nardus)

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Sources: Asia, Central America
Extraction: Steam distilled
Note: Top
Scent: fresh, lemony
Key points:

  • Scent is well known as a mosquito repellant
  • Can be used for room disinfection

Properties: analgesic, anti-bacterial, antiseptic, deodorant, anti-fungal, insecticide, stimulant
Uses: colds, headaches, insect repellant, disinfect the air
Cautions:  Avoid use if pregnant, may cause skin irritation

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