Citronella Essential Oil


The health benefits of Citronella Essential Oil can be attributed to it's properties as an antibacterial, antidepressant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory, deodorant, diaphoretic, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicidal, insect repellent, stomachic, stimulant, and tonic substance. Citronella is a grass that mainly grows in some Asian countries and some islands of the South Pacific, it has a rich, crisp lemony aroma and thus bears the name Citronella .Furthermore, this oil can be used in treatment of problems like oily skin, oily hair, migraine, fatigue and headache.

Caution: There is no inherent toxicity in the essential oil. But it has been seen to produce irritation, dermatitis, or sensitization in skin if used in high concentrations. It should not be used on the skin of small children and should be avoided during pregnancy.