Aromacare Herbals

Aromacare Herbals

We Make Natural Essential Oils and Herbal Products

Citronella Oil

We are the leading supplier and supplier of 100 % pure and natural Citronella Oil, used in various aromatherapy processes.

Description & History:
Citronella Oil is extracted from Cymbopogon nardus, a resilient grass that is a native to Sri Lanka and Java. This is an aromatic perennial herb, which grows approximately 1 meter (3 feet) in height. It was the major insect repellent before the introduction of popular insecticides like DDT and Citronella.

Common Uses:
Citronella Ceylon Essential Oil contains antiseptic, deodorant, insecticide and parasitic properties. It is used in combination with Cedarwood to produce a pleasant smelling natural insect repellent. It is also effective in treating colds and flu.

Other Details:
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon nardus
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Origin: India
Color: Pale yellow to yellowish brown liquid
Consistency: Light
Note: Top
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Blends well with: Citronella Ceylon blends nicely with most oils, but specifically well with Bergamot, Bitter Orange, Cedarwood, Geranium, Lemon, Orange, Lavender and Pine.
Aromatic Scent: Citronella Ceylon Oil has subtle wood tones and has a well rounded lemon citrus scent, though it is much softer than actual Lemon

Cautions:
The application of Citronella Oil may cause irritation and sensitive skin. Please don't apply this oil during pregnanc

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