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Citronella Oil (Cymbopogon Winteriness)- is a species of tall perennial grass that is native to warm temperature climates. Citronella essentials oils are obtained by the steam distillation of the freshly cut or partially dried grasses. Citronella essential oils are most commonly known for use as an insect repellent but are also...
Citronella Oil (Cymbopogon Winteriness)- is a species of tall perennial grass that is native to warm temperature climates. Citronella essentials oils are obtained by the steam distillation of the freshly cut or partially dried grasses.
Citronella essential oils are most commonly known for use as an insect repellent but are also used in soaps, perfumes, aromatherapy, cosmetics and candle making. It is also used to control muscle spasms, increase appetite, and increase urine production (as a diuretic) to relieve fluid retention It has also been used as a cleaning agent. Pregnant women should be instructed to avoid contact with citronella essential oil.
Insect Repellent: This is one of the most commonly used properties of this essential oil, as it kills and keeps away insects. It has been found particularly effective on a species of mosquito, called Aedes Aegypti whose bite causes the dreaded Yellow Fever. This is also effective on lice, body and head louse, and fleas.
Stomachic: The use of this oil clears the stomach from infections and other problems and helps it function properly.
Stimulant: The stimulating effect of the essential oil of citronella stimulates blood circulation, secretions and discharges like hormones and enzymes from the glands, brain while also increasing activity in the nervous system. This essential oil also stimulates the immune mechanisms and the metabolism of the body.
Tonic: This property means that citronella essential oil has an overall toning effect on the body. It tones up digestion, excretion, the nervous system and the brain, while fortifying the body.
Other Benefits: Furthermore, this oil can be used in treatment of problems like oily skin, oily hair, abnormal palpitations, colitis, migraine, neuralgia, fatigue, headache, nausea, and abdominal pain resulting from gas or cramps.
A Few Words of 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.
Blending: The essential oil of citronella forms fine blends with the essential oils of cedar wood, clary sage, eucalyptus, geranium, lavender, lemon, peppermint and rosemary and tea tree.
100% Pure Essential Oil
Directions: Dilute properly.
Ingredient: (Cymbopogon Winteriness) oil
No fillers, additives, bases or carriers added.
Distributed by. Green Hills Distributors Ltd
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Caution: This product is not intended for pregnant or lactating women and children under the age of 18. Should consult a healthcare professional before use. Do not exceed the recommended dosage.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Store in a cool dry place. Do not use if the safety seal is damaged or missing
*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent