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The Citronella essential oil ( Cymbopogon winterianus ) is 100% organic and 100% natural. It is obtained by steam distillation of the plant. This plant is cultivated in Java.
This organic essential oil is a HEBBD oil (Botanically and Biochemically Defined Essential Oil). This product is classified as a natural aroma (edible).
From the poaceae family, Java Citronella is well-known for its antiseptic and insect repellent properties.
Citronella has a fresh, green, lemony fragrance, similar to Melissa. Popular as an insect repellant, it can be brushed on clothes and hair and when diluted can be applied to the skin. It is frequently used in deodorants due to its antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties.
Other names: Citronella Java Type
Contraindications: Non toxic, not irritant, possible sensitisation in some individuals.
Major biochemical compounds: Geraniol, citral, citronellal, citronellol
|Allergens||Geraniol, citronellol, limonene|
|Therapeutic Benefit||Natural insect repellent, rheumatic pain|
|Country of origin||Java|
|Density to 20°C (g/cm³ )||0.8858|
|Volume (g/ml)||5 g/5.68 ml, 15 g/17.05 ml|
|Extraction process||Steam distillation|
|Part of the plant||Plant|
|No animal testing||✔|
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