ECO. AROMA Citronella Pure Essential Oil
Size: 10ml / 0.30fl.oz
Botanical name: Cymbopogan Nardus (Citronella) oil
A familiar fragrant addition to outdoor gatherings in summer, Citronella has long been prized as an effective insect repellent. The fresh, lemon like scent of Citronella has an uplifting quality and can be used to freshen up musty rooms and deodorise kitchen smells.
Cleaning: Reported to be an antiseptic and an antibacterial. It can be used in a diffuser or as a natural surface disinfectant to prevent the spread of airborne germs.
Body: Great for tired muscles or nerve and arthritic pain, makes for a valuable addition to an aromatic massage blend. The antiseptic qualities are useful in the treatment of respiratory infections.
Protection: A well-known insect repellent, Citronella has been traditionally used to treat minor cuts and skin infections.
Is this safe for use during pregnancy?
Use this oil with care, best used in a diffuser or diluted with a carrier oil (1% ratio). Avoid using essential oils during the first trimester unless you are under the supervision of a qualified practitioner.
Is this safe for children?
We do not recommend the use of essential oils for children under 3 months. After 3 months use small amounts in a diffuser or for massage use a 1% dilution ratio in a carrier oil.
Is this safe to use around pets?
Use this oil with caution around pets, never use topically and store bottles out of reach. If you have any concerns, please contact your vet.
Can I ingest this oil?
Essential oils should not be taken internally unless you have consulted with a health professional or Aromatherapist first.