With its powerful lemon-like aroma, citronella is a familiar component in outdoor sprays. Astringent and cleansing, citronella is also useful for oily, blemished skin and large pores. It can be irritating, so be sure to dilute properly.
Plant Part: Leaves
Benefit: Purifying, vitalizing
Aroma: Herbaceous, Top Note
Cymbopogon winterianus (citronella) oil.
Add 3 drops to 1 teaspoon of grapeseed oil to create a protecting skin care oil.
Essential Oil Drops
Per 1 oz. of Carrier:
(Facial, hair, body)
|6 - 18||1 - 3%|
|Home & Air Care||up to 18||3%|
Caution: If pregnant, suffering from any medical condition or taking medication, consult a health care practitioner before use. Avoid eyes and mucous membranes. Dilute Properly. May irritate skin. Not for internal use. Keep out of reach of children.
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