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Citronella Java Oil

Citronella Java Oil
Citronella Java Oil
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Citronella Java Oil

Botanical Name: Cymbopogon Winterianus

Plant Part: Leaves

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Origin: Indonesia

Description: Citronella Oil is extracted from a resilient grass (Cymbopogon nardus) native to Sri Lanka and Java. It is a very aromatic perennial that grows approximately 1 meter (3 feet) in height.

Common Uses: Citronella Java Essential Oil is credited with having therapeutic properties as an antiseptic, deodorant, insecticide, parasitic, tonic and as a stimulant. Nonetheless, most people will associate it with its insecticide properties. Many commercial repellents contain Citronella Ceylon, and it is often used in combination with Cedarwood to produce a pleasant smelling natural insect repellent. It will also be seen in soaps and candles, and it has common applications in massage. This oil can also help with minor infection, but is more commonly known for its ability to assist in combating colds and flu. Citronella can also be used for excessive perspiration and for conditioning oily skin and hair.

Consistency: Light

Note: Top

Strength of Aroma: Medium

Blends well with: Citronella Java blends well with most oils, but specifically well with Bergamot, Bitter Orange, Cedarwood, Geranium, Lemon, Orange, Lavender and Pine.

Aromatic Scent: Citronella Java Oil has a well rounded lemon citrus scent, though it is much softer than actual Lemon. It also has subtle wood tones.

History: Citronella was one of the world's dominant insect repellents before the introduction of DDT. Recent history has indicated that Citronella is once again becoming the product of choice for health conscious customers.

Cautions: Citronella may irritate sensitive skin. Avoid use during pregnancy.

Technical Specifications

CAS Number

8000-29–1

Quality

Citronellal - 28% to 32%, Citronellol - 10% to 15%


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