Now Citronella essential oil is 100% pure and steam Distilled from fresh and dried citronella grass. It has a pungent, musky, and citrus-like scent that is clarifying, freshening and purifying.
From the leaf of a tall grass native to Asia, Citronella essential oil has a crisp, fresh aroma. With powerful pest repellent benefits, Citronella oil keeps creepy-crawlers out of the house and off your skin and clothing. It is an ideal companion for camping, hiking, and trips to the great outdoors. The oil works by masking the human fragrances that insects find appealing. Oil components include citronellol and geraniol, which are good for cleaning surfaces in and outside the home. When inhaled, Citronella promotes happy, positive feelings. Applied topically, it can be soothing to the skin and scalp.
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with a carrier oil to minimize any skin sensitivity.
Bug Repellant Recipe: (this recipe is safe for dogs, toddler's, adults and to spray on heated campfire rocks to repel mosquitoes, black flies, ticks etc)
1 Cup of witch hazel
25-30 Drops of Citronella
15-20 Drops of Lemongrass
10 Drops od Cedarwood
5-10 Drops of Lavender
1 Tsp of Neem
This Product is:
Egg & dairy FREE
Fish or shellfish FREE
Corn, Wheat & Yeast FREE