Citronella Essential Oil

Citronella Essential Oil

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#Body Care

Citronella oil has a powerful yet refreshing fragrance which can relax your mind and uplift your spirits. It offers a range of benefits for your skin and overall well-being. You can add it to your hair care regime as it protects them from external factors like sunlight, pollutants, smoke, dirt, etc. Due to its antifungal properties, you can also add it to your cosmetic products. It will help tighten your pores and clean toxins and dirt from your skin giving it a clear and bright complexion.



It is antibacterial in nature and acts as a natural insect repellent and can be used in making disinfectants and home cleaners as well.

 

Note: Do not use it directly on your skin. Add 1 or 2 drops of essential oil to a teaspoon of your chosen carrier oil and blend well.

 

Quantity: 10 ml

 

How to use?


  •  Pour a few drops of Citronella Essential Oil in your DIY Perfumes, Soaps, Scented Candles, Colognes, and body sprays for enhancing the fragrance.


  • You can use it as an air-deodorizer as it has a pleasant odour and kills airborne bacteria that might be harmful to your health.


  • You can massage Citronella essential oil into your skin to get rid of body aches and spasms.


  • This oil is good for repelling insects, mosquitoes, bugs, etc. You can dilute the oil with water and fill it in a spray bottle for regular use.


  • It is also beneficial in treating cold symptoms, anxiety, stomach aches, etc.


  • You can also add a few drops of citronella oil to your bath to relax yourself by the end of the day. 

 

 

Benefits

 

  • Citronella oil’s anti-inflammatory properties may help relieve pain caused by insect bites, skin rashes, wounds, and other skin conditions.


  • It has antibacterial properties that can treat skin issues like warts, boils, acne, etc.


  • Citronella Essential Oil will rejuvenate your skin, making it soft, supple and elastic.


  • It improves the blood circulation to the hair roots, boosting hair growth. It can also be used for detangling the hair and for reducing scalp irritation.


  • It also fastens the recovery of wounds by eliminating fungi and bacteria that grow on them.

 

FAQs


Can you put citronella essential oil on your skin?

Citronella essential oil has purifying properties which helps improve the complexion by evening out the skin tone, clear blocked pores, resulting in reduced signs of ageing. 


Does Citronella oil clean the air?

The cleansing and invigorating quality of Citronella oil is known to naturally refresh the stale and unclean air. 


Is Citronella oil good for hair growth?

It is helpful in treating dandruff, head lice, and alleviates itchiness as well. It nourishes the scalp and hair thereby stimulating healthy growth of your hair.


 Can you dilute Citronella oil with water?

Add citronella oil to water in a glass spray bottle. The National Association for Holistic Aromatherapy (NAHA) recommends 10 to 15 drops per ounce of water.


 Do you need to dilute Citronella oil?

Essential oils can irritate skin if not used responsibly. Diluting them prior to topical use, reduces the possibility of skin irritation.


 Which oils can I mix with Citronella essential oil?

You can mix citronella oil with any carrier oil like Almond, Coconut, Sesame, Jojoba oil etc.


Is Citronella oil a mosquito repellent?

Citronella oil is also high in citronellal and geraniol, both of which repel mosquitoes and bugs.


Do essential oils expire?

Unlike food, essential oils don't go bad, but they do change overtime. It's challenging to ascertain what the oils have transformed into, making it hard to assess whether or not they are safe to use. It is better to avoid inhaling or using expired essential oils on your skin.