Citronella Essential Oil
Citronella oil is one of the essential oils obtained from the leaves and stems of different species of Cymbopogon. The oil is used extensively as a source of perfumery chemicals such as citronellal, citronellol and geraniol. These chemicals find extensive use in soap, perfumery, cosmetic and flavouring industries throughout the world.
Citronella oil is also a renowned plant-based insect repellent, and has been registered for this use in the United States since 1948.The United States Environmental Protection AgencyÃ¢â‚¬Å½ considers oil of citronella as a biopesticide with a non-toxic mode of action. Research also shows that citronella oil has strong antifungal properties, and is effective in calming barking dogs.
Essential Oils should not generally be applied directly to the skin : always dilute in a base oil.
Never use these essential oils internally.
Store out of reach of children.
Avoid contact with polished surfaces.
Always follow specific instructions.
Each Citronella Essential Oil 10ml will be packaged carefully for posting.
Price includes postage in Ireland.