Essential oil of Citronella repels insects, mosquitoes, flies and ticks. It relieves painful muscles and joints, is a good de-wormer, increases sweating and facilitates detoxification of the body, cures problems related to fluid retention, tones and tightens the skin. It can also be used as a pet bedding freshener.
DO NOT use Essential oil directly since it is concentrated. Few drops to be blended in a carrier oil or water, prior to using. Safe for external and edible purposes.
This oil evaporates easily and is reactive to sunlight, so store in a dark place. Extreme Care to be taken while using any essential oils as they are highly concentrated and can harm if not used properly. DO NOT use Essential oil directly since it is concentrated. Few drops to be blended in a carrier oil or water, prior to using. A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an oil that has never been used before. Correct knowledge of usage is important.
How to use:
- Water bath: Few drops can be added to water for bathing or soaking feet and hands.
- Steaming and inhalation: Mix 4-5 drops in a litre of water for steaming.
- Diffuser: Use in diffusers to create an aromatic atmosphere.
- Massage: Blend 6 drops of essential oil in 10ml of carrier oil like Almond, Jojoba, Sesame, Avocado to massage full body or any particular area.