Citronella

Citronella

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Irish Apothecary
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Irish Apothecary's Own Brand
100% Pure Essential Oil
Therapeutic Grade

Citronella oil is a member of the Poaceae family. This oil has a fresh, woody-sweet fragrance and is classed as a top note. Citronella blends well with camphoraceous, citrus, herby, floral, minty, spicy and woodsy oils.

Citronella is antiseptic, antispasmodic and is widely known to be an insecticide. It is most commonly used in today's world as an insect repellent. It is also used as a cleaning product. 

Botanical Name Cymbopogon Winterianus
Origin China, Indonesia
Family Poaceae
Plant Part Gum
Extraction Steam Distillation
Note Top
Colour Yellow-brown.
Consistency Thin
Scent Well-rounded lemon citrus scent, though it is much softer than actual Lemon. It also has subtle wood tones.
Blends With Camphoraceous, citrus, floral, herby, minty, spicy and woodsy oils.
Group Citrus

 

About this oil
Non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing. Before using any topical product for the first time, it is advisable to do a patch test. It is not recommended to 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.
Directions for use
Dilute with carrier oil for sensitive skin and for children over six years of age. Apply to temples, tip of nose, reflex points, soles of feet, back of neck and / or area of concern. Diffuse or inhale the aroma directly. 
Please note: One of our signatures is using a pipette top on all of our Pure Essential Oils. However, if you would prefer a dropper top, please specify during your checkout process at no extra cost.