Citronella Essential Oil
Zen earth oils provide ethically sourced 100% pure essential oils.
Vegan and cruelty free.
Essential oils are organic compounds extracted from plant sources, they are natural, vegan and cruelty free. Essential oil have been used for thousands of years in various cultures for perfumes, religious ceremonies, cosmetics and medical purposes.
From the leaf of a tall grass native to Asia, Citronella essential oil has a crisp, fresh aroma. Citronella essential oil is derived via steam distillation of their fresh leaves.
Citronella has an uplifting and stimulating aroma. It is a highly effective mosquito and insect repellent.
How to use essential oils:
Diffuse- Mix 2-8 drops of essential oil with water in a diffuser.
On the skin - Mix 1-10 drops of essential oil with a carrier oil and apply to skin.
Inhale- Sniff directly from the bottle or mix with carrier and rub into hands.
Bath - Mix a few drops with a carrier oil and add to bath water.
Botanical Name: Cymbopogon winterianus
Avoid using essential oils during the first trimester of pregnancy unless you are under the supervision of a qualified practitioner, can be used with care though the rest of pregnancy in a diffuser or with a carrier oil. Not for internal use. Avoid use on children under 12 months’ old. Children over 12 months use with a carrier oil at 1% dilution.