Tag: citronella

Essential Oils

Citronella Essential Oil (Cymbopogon nardus)

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 …