Citronnella Essential oil Organic
Organic Citronnella essential oil
Origin : Indonesia
Distilled part : herbs
Main components : Geraniol, citronellal, citronellol
About the plant :
Java Citronnella is a tropical herbaceous plant native to southern India belonging to the Poaceae family. Also called Verveine des Indes or lemon grass, it has remarkable aromatic qualities. Very popular in the kitchen, the fresh stems cut into slices give a lemony taste to the dishes of southeast Asia.
At Arôma'plantes :
We use the Citronnella Essential oil in our Parfum d'ambiance Stop'Insectes.
For your information :
Here is a few properties of Lemon essential oil:
- Citronnella is an aerial antiseptic.
- It will be ideal for purifying and cleaning the air of microbes and pollution.
- It will be useful for keeping mosquitoes away and for healing bites.
- It is anti-transpirant.
All properties described here are from the bibliography and are provided for information purposes and should not be interpreted as medical prescriptions.
Arôma'plantes advice :
It is a perfect essential oil to protect against mosquitoes and to soothe a bite. It can be diffused around you, on a piece of jewellery, a piece of clothing or in an electric diffuser.It will be even more effective combined with other repellent essential oils such as Geranium essential oil.
Tip from the Arôma'plantes team.
Based on the bibliography :
Ma bible des huiles essentielles, Danièle Festy
Les propriétés physiques et psychiques des huiles essentielles, Dr Paul Dupont
Huiles essentielles chémotypées, A. Zhiri, D. Baudoux, M.L. Breda
Product from organic farming certified by FR BIO 10 - Agriculture hors UE
Essential oil for food use
Therapeutic use of essential oils on medical advice .