Organic Citronella Essential Oil


What does this mean?

Inci:Cymbopogon Winterianus Herb Oil

A fresh and strong lemon fragrance with a woody note - it is the classic essential oil for sports massage blends.


A clear to pale yellow mobile oil made from steam distillation of the fresh and partly dried grass.
According to the Cosmetic Ingredient Database (CosIng), the functions of Citronella Essential Oil are:Perfuming.
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Skin Care
Use in deodorants.  
Excellent to use in foot creams and gels.
It is one of the classic oils for sports massage blends.
Hair Care
Combine with Cedarwood and Neroli in holiday shampoos to keep insects away.
Gives a longer lasting lemon fragrance than lemon does in shampoos. Adds a fresh, citrus lift to any hair product.
An effective insect repellent when blended with Cedarwood and Neroli, especially against mosquitoes.
Use it withEmulsifier L to make it into a spray body lotion.
Citronella in an oil diffuser will keep insects away.
Suggested Blends
With Cedarwood and Neroli as an insect repellent. Works very well in a holiday shampoo.
Blends well with Geranium, Lime and Green Mandarin for a fresh blend that can cover heavy oils smells and detergents.


Avoid during pregnancy.
Possible skin irritation may occur if overused.